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Packaging Technologist I Mars Petcare I Sochaczew

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Job description


Packaging Technologist

Location: Sochaczew

* Fully virtual recruitment experience *

The purpose of this job is to be the site expert for packaging-related projects and to implement and deliver on a range of packaging development & implementation projects in line with PNE growth and cost optimization strategies. This role is key to create the technical capability to produce pre-made bags as well as empty pouches which are fit for purpose. The job holder supports the requested Q&FS technologist with technical expertise for root cause analysis and implements corrective actions related to technical solution on the bag-making/pouch making equipment.

Key responsibilities:

·  Execute and deliver on a range of packaging development & implementation projects that will lead to continuous improvement in product design and performance
·  Execute and deliver on projects designed to optimize business costs, while adhering to agreed standards of Quality and Food safety
·  Manage site packaging specifications in line with corporate design principles and standards
·  Support technical risk assessments on changes to packaging, and ensure that all risks are effectively managed
·  Manage the implementation of new packaging on site according to the Mars Packaging Quality Management (PQM) standard using relevant system tools
·  Contribute to the definition of minimum standards and critical success factors (CSFs) as part of the Handover 1 and 2 processes for defined packaging implementation projects in collaboration with other site R&D team members, Regional/Global R&D, and local cross-functional teams
·  Collate and manage packaging data, ensuring that that our packaging conforms to standards, and that exceptions are effectively escalated and managed
·  Work on Level 2 trouble-shooting activities in partnership with other functions to ensure the successful resolution of packaging issues
·  Input into local and European Activity Task Groups (ATGs), providing risk assessment and technical support as required
·  Actively participate in regional technical communities to promote the effective sharing of knowledge and experience across the PNE network and central teams
·  Support and manage projects and activities across functional boundaries as required by the Site R&D manager

Candidate profile:

·  Experience in a similar role within an FMCG environment (minimum 3 years)
·  Degree level qualification in a relevant technical or scientific discipline (Food Science/Technology, Biological, Chemical, Engineering sciences)
·  Good command of English (min. B2)
·  Experience in scoping and managing projects in an FMCG environment
·  Experience in experimental design and execution
·  Direct experience of food packaging design and manufacturing processes
·  Knowledge of food packaging substrate functionality

What can you expect from Mars?

·  Attractive financial conditions with Business Bonus and Christmas Bonus
·  Extra savings scheme to support You in long perspective
·  We will also look after your safety and wellbeing by offering you rich benefits package incl. life insurance, medical care and Employee Assistance program
·  Contract of employment
·  Support in career building through personalized development plan
·  Attractive discounts on our products and access to limited series offers that your family and friends will love
·  Lunch card or subsidized meals in the staff canteen
·  Possibility to participate in volunteering initiatives during working hours



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