Packaging Engineer (m/f/x)


For our client, an international pharmaceutical company based in Schaffhausen, we are looking for a motivated Maintenance Engineer.

General Information:

  • Start date: ASAP
  • End date: 01.02.2025
  • Extension: possible, to be discussed
  • Workplace: Schaffhausen
  • Workload: 80-100%
  • Travel: up to 10% domestic and international

Key Responsibilities:

  • Project Leadership for Packaging Engineering Projects incl. responsibility for stakeholder alignment (Operations, QA/QC, MSAT, EHS-S, Logistics, Procurement etc.). 
  • Secondary and Tertiary Packaging components: development, improvement and qualification on the packaging lines. 
  • Develop expertise in existing packaging technology such as equipment innovation, packaging material development and vendor collaboration. 
  • Support and/or lead continuous improvement projects (e.g. OEE improvement, NC trouble-shooting) 
  • Evaluation of new technologies for Packaging (material or machine technology in general) 
  • Change control ownership for packaging-related projects
  • Ownership and responsibility of secondary and tertiary packaging 
  • Lead and execution of all life cycle related transport qualifications

Qualifications and Skills:

  • You obtained a Master or Bachelor degree in Engineering or equal to experience
  • Practical industrial experience in packaging manufacturing is appreciated
  • You are a critical problem solver and like to dive into the details to ensure the right quality in your daily work
  • We expect decisiveness and drive to deal with various issues
  • You are fluent in German and English or willing to learn English