Packaging Manager

  • Byrnes and Rupkey
  • Dec 22, 2018
Full time Management

Job Description

Our food manufacturing client is actively seeking a Packaging Manager in the Columbus, OH area. This Packaging Manager will work with cross-functional teams in the development of new and improved packaging. This 100+ year old company has evolved into a well-established name brand distributed in grocery stores throughout the United States, this is a great Innovative company to work for!


Must Have:

  • B.S. in Engineering or Packaging Science ore related field.
  • 5+ years’ food packaging industry experience required.
  • 12+ years packaging design experience.
  • 40-50% travel required.
  • Understanding of packaging materials capabilities and equipment.
  • Knowledge and experience in packaging test methodology.
  • Knowledge of product development processes and commercialization processes.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Contribute technical support to teams in the development of new packaging.
  • Be the project lead to design, direct and implement packaging cost savings projects.
  • Be the troubleshooter when packaging problems arise.
  • Organize and complete packaging related projects.
  • Brainstorm new innovative ideas while using established packaging advancements to support advanced business development opportunities.
  • Maintain awareness of technical trends and developments in the packaging industry.
  • Work with regulatory standards for food products.
  • Manage the design of the label-packaging material (plastic, film, glass).