Packaging Engineer

Highly Competitive
  1. Contract
  2. Packaging
  3. Switzerland
Zürich, Switzerland
Posting date: 29 Aug 2023

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Proclinical are recruiting for a Packaging Engineer to join a pharmaceutical organisation. This role is on a contract basis and is located in Zurich with hybrid working available.


  • Handle the development, evaluation and approval of new and modifications to technical profile drawings and purchasing/release specifications.
  • Assist the team in substantiating and qualifying alternate component substrates, providers, and procedures to mitigate risk of supply.
  • You will handle execution of platform components such as harmonisation / standardisation.
  • Enable template inclusion of regulatory and international corporate standard labelling needs such as authentication.
  • Handle CMO actions which involves all the documentation needs of packaging operations.
  • Other duties may be assigned to this role.

Key Skills and Requirements:

  • Educated to a degree level in an engineering discipline or similar, ideally packaging engineering.
  • At least 5 years of experience in the pharmaceutical sector.
  • Know-how of cGMP documentation needs as well as of electronic documentation systems such as Trackwise which is a must.
  • Interpersonal and communication skills both verbally and in writing.
  • Leadership abilities.
  • Expertise on cGMP SME in packaging.
  • Knowledge in technical specification, profile drawing development, review, and approval.
  • Know-how of Packaging Process Validation.
  • Capability of specification development, review, approval, and execution.
  • Works well in a team as well as within a dynamic work setting.
  • A change agility and resilience attitude.
  • Able to deliver tasks in a precise and timely manner.
  • Capable of handling multifaceted tasks.
  • An organised individual with project management experience.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Chloe Jack at +41 61 508 73 40.

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.