Packaging Engineer in Warren, NJ at Johnson Service Group

Date Posted: 11/20/2020

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Job Description

JobID: 381460

We have a contract opening for a Packaging Engineer located in Warren, NJ. This position is approved for one year and could be extended.
100% onsite (but worker will likely start working remotely until COVID allows onsite again)

Hourly pay rate $50.70

Manage Technical activities across multiple dosage forms with contract manufacturing companies and internal manufacturing sites to support product transfers, and new product introductions (NPIs) while partnering with QA, Commercial, R&D, and central Technical teams and internal sites to meet business needs.
• Lead technical troubleshooting and continuous improvement on CAPA effectiveness
• Ensure effective and efficient fit for purpose technical processes are in place to support Product Transfer, NPI, registration and launch.
• Work as single point of contact for all Technical activities across multiple CMOs producing products.

Key Responsibilities
This is a key role assuming responsibility for all Technical activities for CMOs within scope of Supplier Relationship Team (SRT) including:

  • Product / Process assessments and continuous improvement at CMOs
  • Oversight and implementation of validation activities impacting products
  • Troubleshooting and CAPA implementation / effectiveness for technical related issues
  • Product transfer and NPI technical oversight and accountability
  • Support the Americas Technical Support Lead in development and application of standard work across the CMO network, including implementation of Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) and Performance Management activities
  • Work effectively within the matrix management structure to properly engage and drive performance from CMO Technical teams and pull in proper support from wider network Technical resources when needed
  • Support regional governance routines to track site performance vs plan and facilitate complex issue resolution.
  • Develop and maintain the knowledge system to leverage troubleshooting experience and improve CAPA effectiveness
  • Coach and develop technical talent within CMOs and internal sites.
  • Represent the technical function and actively participate in regular SRT leadership meetings to drive business and Quality performance goals in the CMO network
  • Colleague will work independently on most assignments and will be primarily accountable for identifying and prioritizing the projects / activities he / she is assigned to.


BS in Science or Engineering
Minimum Level of Job-Related Experience required Minimum 6-10 years pharmaceutical/food manufacturing / technical environment
• Experience in CMO (Contract Manufacturing Operations) environment and knowledge of internal site capabilities.
• Experience in technical troubleshooting, RCA and CAPA effectiveness
• Leadership and execution of scale-up, tech transfers, process validation projects
• Strong project management, communication, negotiation, and problem-solving skills
• Demonstrated technical capability in a global, matrixed environment in the Pharmaceutical/Food/Cosmetic industry
• Stakeholder management across a matrix organization to deliver results, demonstrating an ability to work in an ambiguous context and with short deadlines.
• Ability to summarize ideas and problems and effectively communicate to stakeholders in different functions.
• Effective motivator and communicator with good influencing skills.

JSG is a leading staffing agency specializing in a variety of industries. Having been named to three Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) lists for the third year in a row, JSG continues to grow and offer hiring solutions to companies across the United States.  JSG serves both busy recruiters and qualified candidates within multiple industries from our major offices headquartered in Chicago and Atlanta with local offices throughout the United States and Canada.

Please contact Allen Mudalel at 610 828-7356 and email resume to


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