Breda Packaging Engineer

Location: Breda, North Brabant Salary: competitive
Sector: Engineering Type: Contract

* Create and revise Packaging Component Specifications if required
* Create technical reports such as Test Protocols, Reports and Assessments
* Coordinate change of documentation according Change Control procedures
* Coordinate packaging component testing on site or at external test labs
* Create, review and approve testing protocol and reports as required
* Develop test material; coordinate test material order and inventory
Site support
* Assist in trouble shooting and lead investigation on Packaging Component problems for areas like production, warehouse, incoming inspection
* Develop expertise on packaging components used on site
* Develop and improve technical contact with existing approved suppliers
Project management
* Lead or contribute to projects related to packaging component optimization or new packaging introductions
* Collaborates with cross-functional teams (i.e. QA, Supply Chain, Manufacturing, Equipment Engineering and Validation Engineering)

* Comprehensive understanding of materials and equipment used in secondary and tertiary (pharmaceutical) packaging industry
* Recognizes and understands the cross-dependencies of the technologies and understands the impacts on the organization
Problem solving
* Applies analytical skills to evaluate and interpret complex situations and problems
* Anticipates and prevents potential problems
* Ensures compliance within regulatory environment
* Works under minimal direction
* Work is guided by operational and project objectives
* Manages multiple assignments and processes
* Independently determines approach to project
* Recognizes and escalates problems
* Contributes to (project)team by ensuring quality of tasks/services provided by self and others
* Contributes to the completion of milestones associated with specific projects or activities within own department or project team

* The candidate should have a degree in (Packaging) Engineering and/or related professional experience in (Pharmaceutical) Packaging Engineering
* The position requires excellent organizational, project management, technical problem solving and communication (written and verbal in English) skills, and the ability to work in teams and adapt to rapidly changing environment
* Preferable good understanding of Good Manufacturing Practices