Product and Packaging Technician

Peter Knight Recruitment
12 Oct 2016
23 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Product & Packaging Development Technician Up to £25.000 p/a, Halstead, Essex My client, based in Halstead Essex, is looking to recruit Product and Packaging Development Technician to join their vibrant and creative team in healthy foods industry. Your main task will be to provide support on all aspects of the product development plans for the business on both branded and non-branded products; and to act as the expert in all aspects of packaging development and manage the packaging innovation work streams for the business. You need to have good eye for details and be able to work within a team. You will need to present ability to deal with a complexity of products and packaging materials and technologies. Preferably a food science graduate or at least educated to A' level standard in science subject, quality control and assurance experience is an advantage, preferably gained within the food/beverages/packaging industry. Main responsibilities: To provide administration support to the NPD team Maintenance of product matrices Creation and maintenance of all NPD related documents, including minutes, summary of actions plans if required Providing support to factory trials - including: trial coordination preparation and planning for trials support to trial data analysis and process capability study Provide support to the Product Developers with all project management duties Manage all packaging development projects, including: packaging technologies research, developing knowledge of packaging materials and their functionalities working with the Marketing Team to initiate packaging innovation initiatives For more information please contact Joanna This job was originally posted as