Packaging Engineering Specialist is responsible for development, quality check and definition of Plant internal packaging (incl. supplier and customer related packaging topics). Therefore he/she has to take into account aspects of quality regarding packaging material, cost-effectiveness, handling in the material flow and customer's/supplier's requirements to ensure the quality of the packaged products during storage, transport and handling.
As Packaging Engineering Specialist you will be responsible for/to:
- Manage packaging development projects from initiation through launch;
- Develop packaging Concept for series and spare parts together with the Customer;
- Validate packaging samples, arrange internal and external approvals (trough Customers Portals);
- Manage modifications and changes of packaging for existing components and products;
- Work within cross-functional teams (quality, finance, procurement, regulatory, engineering, operations, consultants and outside vendors), support for the questions towards packaging;
- Develop and coordinate cost saving initiatives, related to package designs and materials, manage special packaging projects (e.g. packaging on the line);
- Hands-on evaluation of packaging for conformance to project and Customers requirements;
- Create, maintain and communicate primary, secondary and pallet packaging specifications within the plant for all new and running products;
- Write, review, and approve packaging specifications and instructions;
- Support Material Flow process improvements in Receiving, Production and Dispatch areas, cross-interface tasks between container management, packaging development and shipping / goods receipt;
- Support the disposition of customer, supplier and internal returnable and disposable packaging;
- Support budget planning.
- Degree in mechanical or packaging science;
- Preferably SAP basic skills;
- At least 3 years’ experience in manufacturing company;
- Good communication & negotiation skills;
- Proficient English skills written and spoken;
- Project management skills, tools and techniques;
- Problem solving and decision making skills.
What we offer:
- Professional, dynamic, and multicultural work environment;
- Endless development opportunities in an international company and work with leading world-class technologies;
- Bonus based on annual performance;
- Health insurance package;
- Company discounts;
- Discounts in modern employee restaurant;
- Flexible working hours;
- Mobile work option or work from office operated to the highest level of comfort and sustainability;
- Free transportation from Kaunas City to Continental.
- Salary 2008 Eur. to 3012 Eur. (before withholding taxes) taking in consideration your current professional competence and work experience.
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