Packaging Engineer, Burlington VT

Company: Manpower ( Learn More )

General Information
4 Year Degree
At least 3 year(s)
Not Specified
Job Description

Local Burlington VT Company that produces Green Cleaning Products is seeking a Packaging Engineer to provide technical support for the development of packaging that consistently meets or exceeds consumer's expectations.

Job Duties:
* Develop primary packaging, secondary packaging, and shipping/distribution containers for products in response to customer quality, marketing requirements, and manufacturing partner capabilities
* Ensure all new package development and materials of construction are aligned with sustainability goals and standards
* Conduct and document package qualification, package distribution testing, package/product compatibility and consumer use testing for new packages
* Develop package specifications for new products and create documentation to support all product qualification requirements
* Innovate in package design and sustainability improvement
* Support Quality Assurance and Logistics in implementing new packaging or labeling processes at manufacturing facilities
* Analyze and evaluate consumer feedback to identify package/label improvement opportunities
* Collaborate with the Marketing, Product Development and Sourcing Teams to develop new package designs, sizes and evaluate cost models for new initiatives
* Develop working relationships with existing and potential package suppliers
* Identify and pursue cost improvement projects in support of Sourcing
* Provide technical assistance and training to the Consumer Relations team as needed
* Provide technical assistance to Quality Assurance, Operations, and Sourcing as needed to resolve packaging related manufacturing or supply issues
* Research and track market and competitive trends to remain abreast of category package developments
* Collect and development departmental database on innovation applicable to Seventh Generation product categories

* Bachelor's Degree in Package Engineering, Materials Engineering or equivalent combination of education and experience
* 3+ year's experience in package development, preferably in a consumer products goods company
* Excellent interpersonal and communication skill
* Strong problem solving and organizational skills
* Computer proficient with Microsoft software, database management, and TOPS/CAPE software
* Strong project management skills

Send your resume to [Click Here to Email Your Resumé] for immediate consideration or call the Manpower Office at 802-862-5747 for more information!

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