Packaging Engineer (F/M/X)

Permanent Job
German, English

Job description

Amaris Consulting is hiring! We are looking for a Junior Packaging Engineer for an opportunity in Basel, Switzerland.

Your Role:

  • Support the design, develops and tests of new package components & packaging systems to ensure packaging feasibility, regulatory compliance for transportation and product registration.
  • Provide maintenance and troubleshooting support to adjacent supply chain functions (procurement, manufacturing, etc.), as well as, to end-users to ensure a safe user-friendly customer experience
  • Support other packaging engineers in the development by:
  • Establish and maintain packaging data
  • Execution of packaging testing’s
  • Documentation of test reports
  • Coordinate and organize different requests within the organization towards internal and external stakeholders
  • This entry-level role will be supervised on all activities and specific training will focus on packaging technologies and materials, systems and processes, regulations and manufacturing filling and packaging. Provides active supervised support to New Product Introduction and ensuring all handover work packages are completed on time and in full.
  • With supervision, supports packaging projects related to maintenance and/or troubleshooting support to adjacent supply chain functions (procurement, manufacturing, etc.).
  • Works under supervision with all functions (i.e., procurement, commercial, manufacturing, regulatory, logistics, etc.) to deliver goals on key projects or initiatives.
  • Consults with other more experienced engineers and/or testing specialists to ensure all packaging testing and qualification projects meet a high level of scientific integrity.

Can work supervised or independently with all functions (i.e., procurement, commercial, manufacturing, regulatory, logistics, etc.) to deliver goals on key projects or initiatives. 

Your Profile:

  • Packaging Education or similar experience in the packaging field, 0-2+ Years as a Packaging Engineer in a similar industry
  • Used to work in a diverse, intercultural environment
  • Structural and solution-oriented thinking
  • Familiar with the standard programs in MS office (word, excel, power point)
  • Capability to plan, organise and structure tasks and work packages
  • Flexible to adjust on the required tasks needs overall within the department
  • Affinity to data documentation and collection
  • Ability to deliver accurate data and execute analyses 
  • Ability to quickly learn and apply new skill set
  • Language: Obligatory English, Nice to have: German and/or French


If you are interested in this opportunity, send us your CV!


Amaris Consulting is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to promoting diversity within the workforce and creating an inclusive working environment. For this purpose, we welcome applications from all qualified candidates regardless of gender, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, beliefs, age, marital status, disability, or other characteristics.

Who are we?

Amaris Consulting is an independent technology consulting firm providing guidance and solutions to businesses. With more than 1000 clients across the globe, we have been rolling out solutions in major projects for over a decade – this is made possible by an international team of 6000 people spread across 5 continents and more than 60 countries. Our solutions focus on four different Business Lines: Information System & Digital, Telecom, Life Sciences and Engineering. We’re focused on building and nurturing a top talent community where all our team members can achieve their full potential. Amaris is your steppingstone to cross rivers of change, meet challenges and achieve all your projects with success.

At Amaris, we strive to provide our candidates with the best possible recruitment experience. We like to get to know our candidates, challenge them, and be able to give them proper feedback as quickly as possible. Here's what our recruitment process looks like:   

Brief Call: Our process typically begins with a brief virtual/phone conversation to get to know you! The objective? Learn about you, understand your motivations, and make sure we have the right job for you! 

Interviews (the average number of interviews is 3 - the number may vary depending on the level of seniority required for the position). During the interviews, you will meet people from our team: your line manager of course, but also other people related to your future role. We will talk in depth about you, your experience, and skills, but also about the position and what will be expected of you. Of course, you will also get to know Amaris: our culture, our roots, our teams, and your career opportunities!

Case study: Depending on the position, we may ask you to take a test. This could be a role play, a technical assessment, a problem-solving scenario, etc.   

As you know, every person is different and so is every role in a company.  That is why we have to adapt accordingly, and the process may differ slightly at times. However, please know that we always put ourselves in the candidate's shoes to ensure they have the best possible experience. 
We look forward to meeting you!

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