Multi-billion $ global leader in packaged food processing is looking for aManager,PackagingEngineeringfor their Los Angeles-area plant. This position is responsible for development and optimization of all packaging materials and keyprojects.
This should bea strong cross-functional leader who can work effectively across the organization with Sales, Marketing, R&D, Engineering, Operations, Finance, and Procurement as well as external customer and packaging material and equipment vendors.
The packaging development engineer will also have a significant impact on the business resultsby delivering continuous improvement and innovative solutions thatsupport new productsand also drive cost savings. You will successfully partner with packaging materials vendors to understand their capabilities, challenge their processes for improvement and leverage their capabilities. There will be some domestic travel to support the company's other plants.
Several years of experience in packaging development inconsumer packaged good,ideally in the food industry