Senior Packaging Engineer

Location: Canton of Neuchatel

Type of contract: temporary,open-ended

If you’d like to work in a dynamic and friendly environment in the medical devices field then this position is made for you !

This position requires fluency in both French and English.

Your responsibilities:

Activity linked to Packaging Engineering / Project Management

  • Organize work in a common approach to projects.

  • Ability to define objectives.

  • Decisions on technical decisions on projects.

  • Ensure project management with the project team at the technical level / deadlines / delivery / quality / regulatory compliance / safety / environment.

  • Ensures the delivery of savings according to the project schedule.

  • Capital request management (Capex).

  • Ensures project pipeline availability.

  • Process development or improvement: Analysis of current process / needs / definition of the environment to be respected / justification of profitability / supplier management / internal project management / participation in FMEA development / validation.

  • Coordinates discussions and interventions with external providers and suppliers.

    Responsibility for process validations:

    • Develop validation strategy, VAF (Validation Assessment Form), VP (Validation Plan)

    • Equipment Installation Validator (IQ)

    • Technical leader for writing OQ/PQ validations


      Your profile:


      • Engineering degree or equivalent

      • Fluency in French and English, spoken and written

      • At least 3-5 years' experience in a similar field and function

        Technical skills

        • Project Management

        • Industrial technical knowledge

        • Packaging (medical or food)

        • Process / Physics knowledge

        • Quality / Safety / Environment knowledge

        • Mastery of statistical tools (Minitab, etc.)

        • Knowledge of microtechnology processes

        • Computer skills (Office, Excel macro, etc.)

          Relational / organizational skills

          • Able to work in a team and independently

          • Project team management, leadership and team-building skills

          • Ability to synthesize, rigor

          • Presentation of results

          • Participation and leading of meetings in French and English

          • Report writing

          • Ability to train operators and technicians

          • Ability to interpret complex situations, problem-solving and decision making

          • Knowledge of the medical field and regulatory affairs