Packaging Technology Specialist

Basic qualifications:

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Our Supply Chain area characterizes by being accountable for all pack design changes (New Product Introductions (NPIs), Product Transfers, and Site Changes) in support of pack changes and packaging supply goals for Latina region.

As a member of this team YOU will have the responsability to:

  • Create and maintence of packaging component drawings, specifications, and Bills of Material.
  • Provide technical support to Supplier Quality for the evaluation of Supplier Change Proposals for packaging components.
  • Documenting all necessary packaging qualification testing of packs and pack components required for Sites, External Supply, Pack Standards, and Transformation activities.
  • Demonstrate capability of Project Management systems/tools and associated activities and ways of working.
  • Actively lead/contribute to functional and Site/ES Site projects where appropriate.
  • Provide technical support to the site where the role is located and the region when needed.
  • Be accountable for Technical Pack Design (primary, secondary and tertiary) activities for Global supply, including pack concept development for site pack changes raised through various stakeholders including site, procurement, Supplier Quality.
  • Create appropriate Design of Experiments (DOE) and qualification plans for packaging material system development/qualification
  • Provide support for problem resolution involving packaging components at sites (technical expertise and working with suppliers)
  • Coordinate line trials to assess new packages or changes to existing packages.

Preferred qualifications:

Graduate of engineering with experience in packaging of 5 years in the pharmaceutical industry and/ or Cosmetics Packaging .

  • Experience to include New Product Introductions & design as well as Post Approval Changes.
  • Specialist in all aspects of packaging components, packaging equipment and packaging testing.
  • Specialist knowledge of packaging system compliance and demonstrated ability to assess impact of packaging changes from a regulatory and product stability perspective.

We are looking someone with strong interpersonal and communication skills and demonstrated ability to work effectively across a diverse customer base.

Project Management experience leading multi disciplinary project teams.


We are a science-led global healthcare company with a mission: we want to help people to do more, feel better, live longer.

We research and develop a broad range of innovative products, such as vaccines, medicines and consumer healthcare products.

In over 115 countries, GSK has a deep commitment to improving healthcare by developing innovative new medicines and widening access to them around the world. In over 300 years of history, we invest in innovation to help improve people's lives.

As a GSK employee you will get inspired by making the difference and playing an important role on the benefit of millions of patients and consumer worldwide.

With a commitment, with integrity and respect for people you will work in a sustainable and healthy way, providing positive impacts on the community.

In our inclusive environment, you'll feel valued, motivated and able to realize your full potential.

Through your individual personal and professional development, at GSK you will achieve your career ambitions. You will count with all sorts of development initiatives such as Future Leaders Programmes, Leadership Development Programmes and our commitment to Coaching.

If you feel like this is your next career move, please apply up to 10/08/2017.

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