Andrew Peller Limited
  • 03-Mar-2014 to 17-Mar-2014 (PST)
  • Grimsby, ON, CAN
  • Full Time

We are seeking an experienced, quality minded, self-motivated, and detail oriented team player for the position of Senior Technical Specialist. The successful candidate will be responsible for enforcing regulatory requirements and adhering to all standard work processes while executing complex projects for process improvement and innovation.

The successful candidate will be accountable for:

  • Packaging Manage all packaging includingproduct technical studies, technical and plant trial testing, working with production line engineers in selection of optimal product design, troubleshooting and training
  • Product Development – Develop creative, functional packaging prototypes, providing end to end support of new innovation, managing the commissioning, testing and analysis as well as coordinating and supporting the introduction of all packaging
  • Project Management- Execute projects for process, package and product improvement and innovation submitting progress reports, proposals, and presentations.
  • Research and Development – Lead/assist the development of new concepts building business cases for proposed initiatives or solutions. Perform competitor market research providing recommendations and trending and industry specific insight and guidance
  • Vendor/Supplier Management – Coordinate and assist the quality team in technical aspects of end to end innovation, processing, and packaging including warehouse functions
  • Continuous/Cost Improvements – Financial responsibility of process improvement projects reporting and communicating findings through the collection of quantitative and qualitative data including conducting internal audits
  • Quality – Facilitates changes to SOP's. Participates in the recommendation of improvements and implementation of quality or production standards to improve efficiency while optimizing quality

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications/skills:

  • Degree/Diploma in Packaging Quality Management (or related experience)
  • 3-5 years' experience within a related field
  • Knowledge of polymer chemistry, packaging materials (paper, paperboard, corrugate, metal, glass, closures, plastic applications)
  • Knowledge of ABS (HACCP and ISO Standards), MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Exceptional organizational and problem solving skills
  • Excellent communications skills, strong negotiation skills along with persuasive writing
  • Able to meet deadlines while managing conflicting priorities and maintaining a high level of detail and accuracy


This position has been closed and is no longer available.
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