Glass Senior Packaging Engineer( Leuven-Perm)

19-6-2020 leuven

We want to achieve our dream of `Bringing people together to create and deliver winning innovation and technologies¿, through developing breakthrough raw materials, packaging and brewing processes. Of course, the front-end R&D work in Belgium is only part of the story. Our scientists collaborate with multiple internal and external partners across the globe to gain relevant expertise and understanding of the business technical and commercial needs, and to execute first implementation of new technologies.


Job description:
-You would design and deliver breakthrough glass beverage bottle technologies to deliver cost saving, capex avoidance, carbon footprint reduction or product quality improvement, through leading execution of global projects and consulting zone projects.
-You would be responsible for overall project platform tracking and monitoring
-You would be the company recognized expert on glass bottles, this since the glass bottle portfolio has an approx. 2 billion USD annual spend.
-You would be focusing on the full supply chain: glass chemistry, glass bottle design, glass bottle converting, glass bottle filling and glass bottle transport
-You would work Multi-disciplinary and in a multi-cultural environment
-You would have daily collaboration with internal (in-house manufacturing operations, engineering, procurement) and external (universities, suppliers, institutes) partners
-You would be responsible to identify, scope and verify new technologies and opportunities
-You would lead execution of feasibility, development and first implementation through multifunctional teams and on location presence.

jouw aanbod

Requirements are:
- You hold a relevant scientific Master degree in/related to glass
- Additional technical brewing education & business-oriented qualifications are an asset
- You have 5-10 years profound professional technical expertise on NNPB glass bottle manufacturing
- You have in depth knowledge of glass bottle chemistry, glass bottle design/specifications and glass bottle mould design
- You are familiar with DOE (Design of Experiment) or Six Sigma (Black Belt, Green Belt) certified, or equivalent through experience
Company fit:
- You have experience and passion for front end technologies
- Strong ability to lead and manage projects and project portfolio with high level of complexity
- Strong communication skills, perseverance, agility, ownership behavior
- You are fluent in English
- Willing to significant global travelling

wat bieden wij?

We are looking to hire someone on a permanent contract. We dream big, we look to the future, we hire people that can be better than ourselves. The opportunity is here, make it yours!

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contact informatie
Laure Grauls and Kaat Meyns

Leuven Diestsevest
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