Posted: Thursday, January 18, 2018 9:04 PM
USD : Dannon within R and D is looking for a Packaging Engineer in the United States (US) for our
White Plains, NY office.
With our global presence, brands and business within our mission bringing health through food to as many people as possible we believe that people growth is a key asset to reach a sustainable business performance.
Take this opportunity to GROW together
Danone North America Inc, a subsidiary of Danone, is looking for a Packaging Development Engineer in the United States (US) for either our White Plains, NY location or our Louisville, Colorado location.
Danone is a global food company holding top positions in healthy food through its four businesses: Fresh Dairy Products, Early Life Nutrition, Waters, and Medical Nutrition. Its mission, bringing health through food to as many people as possible, embodies commitment to human progress and business success. It gives meaning to the work of our 100,000 Danoners worldwide on an everyday basis.
For passionate people looking for autonomy and exciting career opportunities, Danone truly has something special inside.
Are you looking to join a growing global leader, in a category experiencing explosive growth and have a passion for driving rapid product innovation? Then The Dannon Company, Inc. is the place for you
The Packaging Developer position is a strategic role within the Research and Development department at Dannon and will be responsible for the research and development of packaging assemblies in support of Dannons/Danone North America unit.
In this role you will be accountable for:
? Support Dannon Innovation process by proposing, developing and implementing packaging options.
? Demonstrate creativity in the development of packaging systems.
? Research and Develop new packaging materials, shapes and assemblies in support of the Dannon portfolio of brands and products.
? Develop primary, secondary and transport packaging in support of the business units at Dannon (Marketing, Sales, Manufacturing, Engineering and Supply Chain).
? Deliver technical guidance and packaging engineering support to the business units.
? Develop and maintain strong relationships with vendors, suppliers, sister Danone companies, plants, co:manufacturers and other sources of applicable technologies.
? Contribute to the packaging development for projects of all sizes.
? Accountable for the creation and maintenance of the packaging specifications for the Dannon brands.
? Organize and conducts trials in an industrial environment.
The ideal candidate will have:
? Bachelor degree minimum, Master degree in Sciences or Engineering ideal ( Packaging, Mechanical, Chemical or related engineering science)
? 3: 5 years experience in a packaging engineering field (preferably in the food or beverage industry)
? Experience in thermoforming, injection molding and extrusion blow molding
? Experience with polyolefins (PE,PP,HDPE,PS), their properties and use as food containers
? Knowledge in sachets, pouches and related flexible packaging
? Experience in barriers properties of packaging materials
? Experience in the use of statistical tools for problem solving
? Proficient in the use Microsoft Office software, Microsoft Project, CAPE or TOPS, and AutoCAD
? Demonstrated Leadership in cross functional teams involving marketing, sales, purchasing and manufacturing in the development of new products
? Excellent Project Management skills
? Excellent verbal and written communication skills
? Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects in a fast pace environment
? Excellent business skills and understand the levers of R and D in brand P and Ls
? Self:starter, autonomous and demonstrated ability to bring new unsolicited ideas and solutions to the table
? Ability to travel approximately 25
For more information about Danone, its people and its business, danone. We have something special inside, do you?
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