Packaging Technologist

Kandhu Recruitment Consultants
Irlam, Greater Manchester / Manchester, Greater Manchester
£30000 - £35000 per annum
Closing date
25 Mar 2023

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Job Details

We are looking for a Packaging Technologist to join a rapidly expanding business who supply the UK retail trade.

THE Packaging Technologist will co-ordinate the investigation and the follow-up of packaging non-conformances, perform audits of packaging suppliers, manufacturing facilities, and quality systems, and will ensure that all packaging provided in accordance with its specification, and provides the functionality to meet the demands of the bottling programme. Other key responsibilities will include:

Driving continuous improvement in packaging Reducing the number of packaging non-conformances by proactively working with suppliers on improvementsCreating packaging supplier quality agreements / KPIsWorking on packaging NPD and qualificationEnsure supplier approval process is fully adhered toAudit packaging suppliersTo advise business on legislative and regulatory requirements pertaining to packaging of the finished productTo identify cost reduction opportunities whilst maintaining effective packaging solutions


You will need:

A minimum of two years Packaging Technology experience, dealing with issues in a food manufacturing environmentProven track record of successfully working with packaging materials from a technical viewpointIdeally you will have a degree in Food Science or Food Technology.An eye for detailExcellent communication skillsIf this job is of interest and you would like to investigate further, apply TODAY!"

Kandhu Recruitment will consider all applications based on each candidate's suitability to the role or similar roles within the Food Sector and if we feel you are a relevant candidate we will process your application by adding you to our secure recruitment database and then contacting you to progress job opportunities further. We do not contact unsuitable applicants."

Kandhu has fully implemented GDPR & Privacy Policies across its business and a copy of our Privacy Policy can be found by visiting our website. By applying for this role Kandhu will add your details to our database - assuming you have the right level of experience for the roles you apply for, after which we will be in touch.


Food Sector Recruitment

Kandhu are a leading specialist recruitment consultancy covering all the main job functions within the Food & Drinks Sectors – we focus on Permanent and Interim Recruitment though out the UK and we have the ability and have had significant success in delivering multi-lingual and International assignments..


Find Us
The Shakespeare Centre
Office Suite A
145 Sandgate Road
CT20 2DA

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