Packaging Technologist

Job title : Packaging Technologist
Location : Victoria
Job type : Permanent or Full Time
Job reference : 1480275
About the Company
A large player in the retail space, deeply committed to producing high quality food items while placing a significant emphasis on sustainability, is actively looking for a skilled Packaging Technologist to become part of their dynamic team and make valuable contributions to sustainability initiatives during an 8-month contract in a central location in Melbourne.

About the Role
As a Packaging Technologist, you will be at the forefront of innovation in food packaging. You will collaborate with cross-functional teams to design, develop, and optimize packaging solutions that meet our product requirements, safety standards, and sustainability goals. This role offers a unique opportunity to work on cutting-edge packaging technologies in the food industry while making a positive impact on our brand and the environment.

Skills & Experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Packaging Science, Food Science, or a related field (master’s degree preferred).
  • 3+ years of experience in packaging development or a similar role in the food industry.
  • Strong knowledge of food packaging materials, design principles, and manufacturing processes.
  • Familiarity with food safety regulations and quality standards.
  • Proficiency in packaging testing methods and equipment and Ability to work with data and trends.
  • Excellent problem-solving and communication skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a cross-functional team environment.
  • Commitment to sustainability and a passion for reducing environmental impact through packaging.
How to Apply
If you are a dedicated Packaging Technologist with a passion for the food industry and a desire to drive innovation in packaging, please apply below or reach out to Emily Gough on 0428057051 or