J&J Family of Companies Global Package Engineer in Sydney, Australia

Be vital to this role

Reporting into the Manager of Global Package Development, the role holder will be the centralized point of contact for global packaging based in the Johnson and Johnson Pacific office, with regular engagement locally, regionally and even globally.

Some of the key responsibilities will include:

  • Lead /Support Global Packaging’s (GP) programs, systems, processes, qualifications, documentations and/or other initiatives related to new product development/ introductions, promotions, cost improvements, business continuity, compliance, issue investigation and resolution/ troubleshooting, and other packaging support that may be required

  • Identifies and consolidates risks/ concerns from the site, and escalates to GP regional management for alignment. Cascades relevant announcements and changes from global/ regional GP to local team. Work with cross-functional teams, including at source sites within or outside AP, to execute projects requiring support from GP.

  • Reviews artworks (including proofs), handles packaging development, and liaises the same with suppliers and manufacturing or repacking facilities for proper execution.

  • Create, issue, and ensure compliance of barcodes, LCNs and GS1 report/qualification

  • Develop repackaging and packaging component specifications. Review, route and/ or approve the same, as appropriate.

  • Input of Unit of Measure (UoM) data in SAP, and packaging related info in the Universal Buying forms (UBF) – Trade customer requirement that is required for each SKU/Packaging

  • Comply with cGMP guidelines, local Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and regulations.

  • Create/ Input to change controls or investigation/ CAPA documents, reports, data requests, etc.

  • Support to internal and external quality audits (including follow-up actions involving GP).

  • Create/ revise SOPs, and/or identify opportunities for improvement, as appropriate.

  • Timely complete training assignments.

  • Support functional and business objectives, goals, strategies and measures (OGSM) via timely revert on project status and deliverables from GP.

  • Be acquainted with the latest market trends, trade conditions and requirements for consideration in new or changes in packages.


Be valued for who you are

Ideally you will have a solid background in packaging and be looking to jump into a role that will set you up for long term career success. You will be degree qualified, ideally in engineering with technical experience in the FMCG/healthcare industry, particularly in new product and packaging development, and accompanying compliance and business processes and systems (i.e. artworks, moulds, tests etc.) Attention to detail and ability to exhibit assertive, analytical and efficient work behavior is required.

Be part of something bigger than yourself in the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies

Johnson & Johnson Pacific, our consumer products division, is home to dozens of health and wellness brands that have been loved and trusted by Australians and New Zealanders for generations. Our broad range of household brands is present in consumers’ daily lives as they use and shop for baby care, adult skin care, oral care, wound care, over-the-counter medicines and women’s health care products. We’re an environment geared to innovation where you’ll be encouraged to share your talents and expertise as you influence the industry and our retail partnerships every day.

Please apply online using the link below. You will receive an automated email confirming receipt of your application. Should you have any questions pertaining to the role outside this advert, please contact Lisa Arthur within the Johnson & Johnson Talent Acquisition team on 02 9815 3171. Every application is reviewed by the Talent Acquisition team and candidates will receive notification of the outcome of their application in a timely manner.

Agencies please note: this recruitment assignment is being managed directly by Johnson & Johnson’s Talent Acquisition team. We will reach out to our preferred agency partners in the rare instance we require additional talent options. Your respect for this process is appreciated.

Primary Location

Australia-New South Wales-Sydney


Johnson & Johnson Pacific Pty. Ltd. (7470)

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