APR BEAUTY GROUP INC.
Main Purpose of the Job
The Packaging Engineer works with our sales team, purchasing, customers, and manufacturing organization to strategically develop, select, and integrate high-quality and cost-effective packaging into the company, effectively matching customer expectations with Bentley current or expanded packaging and filling capabilities.
Director of Packaging Development
Duties and Responsibilities
Source packaging options to fit project brief within budget as defined by the product development team; source and test sustained new material and post-consumer recycled material.
Present a collection of packaging samples with decoration options and associated costs to Marketing for feedback and redirection as needed and provide green decoration options to customers.
Work closely with Product Development for each project, ensuring all factors relating to packaging are accounted for
Review technical drawings
Coordinate package testing as needed
Manage vendor timelines to meet the required contract manufacturer’s component delivery date.
Communicate risks to key stakeholders
Participate in the artwork routing process and release final artwork files to the vendor.
Write component specifications for the final package
Write fill and assembly specifications, working cross-functionally with operations and product development
Customer feedback review and send the correct point to the plant.
T, E, and H cross-check and make sure it has no grinding issue at min. and max.
Matrix inspection report review
Sample (from new tooling) review
UCT drawing review and sometimes modification
BS in Packaging Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Process Engineering or a related field
3+ years of experience in cosmetics or consumer goods manufacturing
Knowledge of packaging component manufacturing and finished good filling processes
Ability to predict, recognize, and define problems, and generate, select, and implement timely
Experience in sustainable packaging initiatives
Detailed knowledge of primary, secondary, and tertiary packaging types.
Attention to detail and ability to manage multiple complex projects in tandem.
Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects – prioritization and planning
Proven track record of taking ownership and driving results
Process improvement experience
The above is not an exhaustive list of duties and you will be expected to perform different tasks as necessitated by your changing role within the organization and the overall business objectives of the organization.