Packaging Engineer

  • Salary: up to 80 CHF ph (all incl)
  • REF Number: 00052320
  • Consultant: Jocelyn Blackham
  • Contact: 0041 (0) 800 106 106
  • Date Published: 26.11.2021
  • Sector: Packaging, Medical Devices
  • Location: Zuchwil, North Switzerland, Central Switzerland
  • Discipline: Technical - Validation, Technical - Production/Manufacturing

Jocelyn Blackham is recruiting for a Packaging Engineer to join a company in the Medical Device industry at their site based in Zuchwil on a contract basis, for 12 months. This role has the possibility of extension.

Packaging Engineer Role:

  • Ensure availability and correctness of packaging documentation for sterile and non-sterile medical devices, in compliance with all valid regulations (ISO, MDR, FDA, etc.)
  • Review and update technical reports, procedures, policies and other sources of information to ensure that validations and procedures are consistent with current industry, regulatory requirements and current technology
  • Check packaging configurations (Bill of material) and packaging validation documentation (package transit qualification, packaging shelf life) in PLM/ERP systems and verify their correctness

Key duties will include:

  • Performing updates/changes (DCR/DCO) for non-conforming packaging documents and Bill of Materials in the systems (Agile/SAP/Windchill)
  • Originating/overseeing/assisting in the creation & release of change orders (COs) for all packaging related change requests through Agile PLM software
  • Seeking out continuous improvement opportunities and oversees timely implementation of efficient manufacturing practices

In order to be considered for this role, you will be required to have the following qualifications, skills and experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or related discipline, or equivalent and extensiverelated project experience.
  • Certificates in Program/Project Management, desirable but not essential
  • Strong knowledge and skills in MS Office
  • Knowledge and skills in PLM system, ex. Windchill, Agile, Adaptive, SAP will enhance candidacy- Fluency in English

This is an excellent opportunity to join a leading medical device company.

For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Jocelyn Blackham on 0041 (0) 800 106 106 or email Please could you send any correspondence in English. Please quote reference 52320 in all correspondence.

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