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Packaging Engineer

Location: Liverpool

Salary: £40-45k

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 166969

Our international automotive manufacturing client is looking for a Packaging Engineer to join them on a permanent basis.

Job Role

  • To specify, procure, implement and maintain all packaging on site with an emphasis on New Programme Launch

  • Developing and maintain packaging specifications

  • Packaging design and suitability for different product types and logistics routes (domestic and export) that maximises space constraints and minimises logistics costs.

  • Purchasing of standard and bespoke packaging

  • Liaison with customers and suppliers

  • Monitoring the quantity of packaging in system both internally, with Tier 2's and with customers

  • Maintenance of the packaging and its standard of repair

Skills/Experience

  • Experience of packaging and logistics within the Automotive industry or FMCG

  • Knowledge of planning and logistics

  • Experience of Programme Launch

  • Knowledge of Kanban systems

  • Ability to work within a matrix programme management environment

This role would be working 37.5 hours per week on a dayshift pattern.