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Packaging Technical Associate

Malta

Reporting to the Lead Packaging Engineer, the Packaging Technical Associate is responsible for installation and leads commissioning phase of packaging projects and offers insights at the design and planning phase. The Packaging Technical Associate is also responsible for the implementation of continuous improvement projects on packaging lines which require modifications and alterations to existing equipment.

Key Accountabilities

Projects

  • Plan, coordinate and execute the installation phase of packaging projects in a timely manner
  • Plan and lead commissioning and qualification of new or modified packaging equipment
  • Lead machine trials and technical feasibility studies on packaging lines and packaging materials

Continuous Improvement

  • Lead continuous improvement projects which require modifications and alterations to packaging equipment.
  • Evaluate proposals for modifications to factory equipment and material specifications
  • Participates in technical audits on packaging lines
  • Offer first tier support and troubleshooting to factories on packaging equipment

Ideal Candidate Profile

Education

  • MCAST – BTEC Diploma / HND Engineering  (MQF 5)
  • Wireman’s electrical License A and B

Experience

  • 6 years’ relevant experience in a food manufacturing environment working on preventive maintenance and troubleshooting

Skills

  • Technical insight in a complex manufacturing environment
  • Experienced with GMP, ISO Standards, Safe Food Handling, HACCP practices and HSE guidelines.
  • Continuous Improvement Experience/Certification highly desirable
  • Ability to show track record of improving production, and solving problems and motivating employees

Competencies

  • Analytical thinking and problem solving
  • Action Oriented
  • Teamwork
  • Verbal and written communication
  • Planning and organising
  • Problem Solving
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  • Job reference:
    PTA2021

  • Closing date:
    2021-05-28
  • Date published:
    2021-03-25
  • Status:
    Interviewing
  • Primary job focus:
    Manufacturing
  • Job type:
    Full Time
  • Employment level:
    Entry