Packaging Technologist

  • Technical
  • East Midlands
  • £negotiable
  • W5975
  • If you would like to discuss this job, please contact:
    Daniel – 0345 2600 737

The Company

An innovative food business supplying world class chilled ranges are now seeking an experienced Packaging Technologist to join the technical team at their fast paced site.

The Role

In this dynamic role you’ll be supporting the development of innovative packaging ideas from concept to launch and keeping up with the latest developments to identify customer and consumer needs.

You will be responsible for organising and managing packaging trials within the factory as well as working alongside the Engineering team to ensure feasibility of manufacturing the packaging whilst streamlining the processes to improve efficiencies and reduce waste.

You’ll also be ensuring that final products are functional and fit for purpose which will include transit trials, coordinating with packaging suppliers, managing supplier approval processes and ensuring that the required high standards are consistently met.

The Person

We are looking for a technically minded, packaging technologist who has experience of working in a similar packaging role within chilled food manufacturing. A strong understanding of the packaging industry and technologies is also essential, you’ll need to have excellent organisation and prioritisation skills in order to effectively manage multiple projects along with a keen eye for detail & effective problem solving abilities.

If you think you have what it takes to deliver amazing packaging projects for a successful food manufacturer then we’d love to hear from you. Apply now or call us on 0345 2600 737 to find out more.


Although we do our utmost to respond to all applicants, there are times when this is just not possible due to sheer volume so if you have not heard from us within 5 working days then we are sorry to say your application for this role has not been successful.

Also, please note that we are only able to accept and respond to applications from candidates with eligibility to work in the UK and those who hold valid work visas.