For one of our relations, a global manufacturer of paper solutions, we are looking for a Packaging Engineer.
Location : Heerlen, but willing to travel abroad (Germany, US etc.).
In this position, you serve as the Subject Matter Expert (SME) on all packaging related to cold chain shipping, you participate in cross-
functional teams to develop solutions that meet the company's expanding business needs and support the company's internal and external customers by executing cold chain projects.
Your main tasks :
Lead the development of new systems, perform technical assesment and studies to set up roduct specifications and test procedures
Create ew designs, carry out tests to optimize initial designs into final packaging solutions upon customer requests
Evaluate and benchmark against competition products
Document procedures and test results to present the outcome in an easy-to-understand way to customers on site throughout Europe
Be the evangelist of the company cold chain capabilities; Educate internal and external customers
This is what you offer
Bachelors degree (pref. Thermal packaging / Package Design) with 2 years' experience
Associate's degree (pref. Thermal packaging / Package Design) with 5 years' experience
Experience or keen interests in packaging industry
Knowledge of cold chain nd thermal protection applications is a strong advantage
Good project management skills
Multifunctional team player
Mentality to solve a problem
Good presentation skills (able to train the sales team or customers)
Pro-active and result driven
Getting things done mentality / problem solving attitude
Excellent communication skills at all levels (horizontal and vertical)
Fluent in English and German language skills (other languages are a plus)
This is what we offer
We offer you a challenging role within an international environment in a professional and ambitious company. You're going to be the specialist on your department for the whole organization, a very responsible role into the "knowledge-
hub" of cold-chain packaging. The culture of the organization is informal, ambitious, dynamic and with a strong focus on customer service.
Besides that, they offer great working conditions and employee benefits.
If you have any questions regarding this position, please contact us via zuidlimburg flexibility.nl or 0031-(0)46 2077010