Senior Packaging Developer (m/f)

Geplaatst op 27-12-2017  -  Categorie: Vacatures  -  Auteur: Marja van 't Hoff  -  Bron: WPPG | Vacancies

Due to organizational growth our Headquarters in Ede have a vacancy for:

Senior Packaging Developer (m/f)

Weener Plastics is a full service global supplier of innovative plastic packaging solutions. The company designs, develops and manufactures added value Caps & Closures, Roll-on Balls, Jars and Bottles for the Personal Care, Food & Beverage and Home Care markets. Headquartered in Ede, The Netherlands, the company employs more than 3000 people and has 24 facilities in 16 countries worldwide.

About the role
You will be part of the innovation and development team for the Business line Valve dispensing closures. As Packaging Developer, you are responsible for the design, development and optimization of plastic packaging components. You are the driver together with our sales force for marketing these new packaging components and innovations into the market.

Duties and Responsibilities
Based on a list of demands and requirements you convert ideas into innovative concepts. Together with your colleagues you translate these concepts into functional products and finally in detailed product drawings. In coordination with the department Project Management you manage the project until pilot or production molds. You present proposals to our international customers and align with customer needs during the project. You also monitor the planning and deadlines, and you report transparently. If necessary, you organize additional research (f.ex. mold flow analyses and FMEA assessments). You report to the Director Innovation & Development.

You have minimum 5 years relevant international working experience in Project Management and/or Product Development. You have a HBO or academic degree, preferably related to Industrial Product Development (IO/IPO) or Plastics Technology (f.ex. Mechanical Engineering). Important is your perseverance: aiming for the best possible technical answer to sometimes complex questions from international customers. Experience in initiating and coordinating innovations is required. You are a team player, pro-active, creative, stress-resistant, flexible and independent; in short a pleasant and professional colleague who likes challenges in packaging development. Your English speaking and writing is perfect and your German is good.

Benefits of the Role
Our employees contribute to the success and continuity of the company. We offer our people personal growth and a rewarding career through training and education programs, international job opportunities and a solid employment package in a sound work environment.

For more information
For further information please contact Bas den Boer, Director Innovation & Development,
tel. +31 318 664664.

To apply for this position please send your CV, motivation & portfolio to: 
Weener Plastics Netherlands BV
f.a.o. Marja van ‘t Hoff, HR Department

The NVP Recruitment Code is applicable.
Acquisition to this vacancy is not appreciated.

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