Fonterra

Is looking for a new packaging technologist to join its team based in Melbourne
See below for the full job description
Packaging Technologist-29469
Description
 
  • Packaging lead for NPD projects, cost optimisation, business support projects and activities 
  • A passion to continually innovate, improve and challenge the status quo
  • Mount Waverley location
Are you looking for an exciting, challenging role? … and what’s more you’ll gain depth and breadth of exposure to the dairy packaging industry in this consumer focused position with Fonterra!

With your passion, innovation and expertise for all things packaging this role based in Melbourne, will utilise your already strong knowledge and take it to a new level

As part of a dedicated team of Packaging Technologists that report to the Packaging Application Manager, the role will focus on Packaging Technology problem solving solutions, talking to and influencing suppliers, whilst facilitating work across marketing, procurement, technical, quality and the plants. 

Given the breadth and variety of Fonterra’s product range you will be required to apply your packaging solutions experience to our unique challenges, from concept to commercialisation, providing sound packaging development principles to deliver projects in line with business strategy.

This is the chance to provide innovative, strategic improvements, NPD technical support and issue resolution relating to specification development and packaging concerns.

Do you have the professional courage to challenge the status quo and show your leadership in the packaging field?

If so apply for this role today!

Please note there will be intermittent travel between production sites on an adhoc basis in Regional Victoria and Tasmania
Qualifications
 Skills and Experience 

To be successful in this role you will need …
  • Strong packaging experience from a Dairy or other FMCG environment.
  • Proven knowledge of cross functional specification and regulatory requirements
  • Experience with multiple substrates
  • Outstanding stakeholder management, problem solving ability and communication skills
  • Robust organisational ability and attention to detail
  • Strong Project Management and prioritisation skills
This is a fantastic opportunity to gain breadth and depth of packaging experience in a varied product environment with Fonterra.

Primary Location

Australia-Victoria-Mt Waverley

Hours of Work

 Full time
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