TAG PACKAGING ASSOCIATE

2018-09-12
Nestle USA (www.nestlejobs.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Solon
Ohio
United States

POSITION SUMMARY: 
Participate on project teams to deliver innovation and renovation portfolio and optimization/improvement projects.  Collaborate internally and externally to build relationships in order to continuously improve technical skills and personal development. 
  1. Implementation of Innovation and Renovation strategy for the supported product categories in the market. Execute product/packaging/process development activities (e.g. mockup, bench top, pilot plant, distribution testing, and internal/external factory testing) to achieve project goals and deadlines to delight the consumer & customer.
  2. Introduction of new product, packaging, and processes along with continuous improvement/optimization of current products and processes within factories and external manufactures.  Collaborate internally and externally (marketing, T&P, raw & pack material suppliers, etc.) in a team environment that supports and/or assists the development, industrialization, and launch of new products, quality improvements, compliance, and productivity cost savings. 
  3. Ensure adherence to all product/packaging/process materialsstandards.  Comply with Nestlé requirements (includes Nutritional Requirement, Sustainability, Packaging Safety), external standards, and local regulatory framework.
     4. Continuous improvement of technical skills and personal 
development, while creating an internal technical network.
 
REQUIREMENTS AND MINIMUM EDUCATION LEVEL:
?     A BS or MS degree in Food Science, Food Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Packaging Science, Packaging Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or related field.
?     Position requires approximately 20-50% travel
 
EXPERIENCE:
?     0-3 years of product/packaging/process development experience in CPG
?     Completion Internship Program (preferred)
 
REQUIRED SKILLS:
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and high performing environment
  • Exceptional organizational skills & ability to manage multiple projects and assignments
  • Strong communication skills: interpersonal, presentation, oral and written
  • Highly motivated, critical thinker, goal oriented and easily adapts to change
  • Computer Skills: Microsoft Office applications: Excel, Power Point, Word, Project,
Preferred:  SAP & CAPE Palletization Program
The Nestlé Companies are equal employment and affirmative action employers and looking for diversity in qualified candidates for employment.