Packaging Engineer

Location: Melbourne
Job Type: Permanent / Full Time
Contact: Tim Barraclough

About the company

This company is a Market leading FMCG company with several different household brands selling through major retailers and B2B. With multiple manufacturing sites across Australia and internationally owned, they are looking to appoint a Product Development and Quality Engineer to continue their innovation and optimisation in the packaging area.

About the Role

The purpose of the Product Development and Quality Engineer is to take responsibility for providing technical leadership, expertise and co-ordination of New Product Development, acting as the point of contact between marketing, manufacturing and external suppliers. You will report into the R&D Manager and contribute to new product strategy through providing input to market analysis, new product concept and verifying technical feasibility

Skills & Experience

Your previous experience within packaging, and ability to drive innovation will lead you to succeed, as will:

  • Relevant experience within a fast paced, high volume manufacturing environment which is underpinned with tertiary qualifications
  • A track record of execution and documentation of key NPD activities critical in ensuring product quality, performance, environmental, cost and legal requirements are delivered to high standards
  • The ability to foster relationships at all levels and to run successful trials of new products
  • Strong commercial acumen and being able to understand and ensure the adherence of supplier agreements


This is an amazing opportunity to begin a career with a market leader where there is clear career development and career progression in place.

How to apply

Click on the APPLY button or contact Tim Barraclough on for a confidential discussion quoting reference number TB22255.

All direct applications or resumes received by our client from external parties will be referred to Six Degrees Executive as the retained recruitment partner on this assignment.