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Packaging Technologist

Date: Aug 5, 2019

Location: Swidnica, DS, PL

No Relocation Assistance Offered
# 74561 - Swidnica, Lower Silesia, Poland



  • Effectively manages and conducts packaging projects.
  • Critical evaluation of current packaging practices and solutions by means of analysis and competition research.
  • Monitors on-shelf quality, identifies improvement opportunities.
  • Participates in Supply Chain improvement and simplification analysis and cost optimizing.
  • Identifies possible opportunities and practical analysis of their strengths / weaknesses and technical viability. Convinces partners and management to benefits resulting from these opportunities, approval by EMO.
  • Supports layouts and tools advocated by the management.
  • Timely prepares and updates packaging specifications, related drawings, layouts, standards, tolerances and Quality Control Schedules.
  • Ensures that all licensed packaging materials / layouts are conformant with the license and regulatory requirements.
  • Evaluates suppliers by packaging related audits. 
  • Provides timely qualification of new suppliers and materials, in compliance with CP standards.
  • Efficiently reports issues and possible problems related to the area to the Packaging Manager.
  • Maintains key relationships with external suppliers of packaging materials, equipments, Global Design & Packaging Team, external manufacturers of finished goods.
  • Co-ordination with reference to KPI, including: timely promotion of new products within specification and budget, minimising interruption of the production process due to packaging materials, timely presentation of improvements of the Supply Chain, functioning of packaging suppliers.



  • Experience in packaging.
  • A university master degree.
  • Very good command of English.
  • Strong analytical and communication skills.
  • Accuracy and attention to details.
  • Excellent organization, problem solving & attention to details skills.
  • Ability to work with other cultures.
  • Team player highly motivated, flexible.





Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital status, veteran status (United States positions), or any other characteristic protected by law.

Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? You can apply online and attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process. Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, elmex, Tom’s of Maine, Sorriso, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sanex, Elta MD, PCA Skin, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet and Hill’s Prescription Diet. 

For more information about Colgate’s global business, visit the Company’s web site at To learn more about Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® oral health education program, please visit To learn more about Hill's and the Hill’s Food, Shelter & Love program please visit To learn more about Tom’s of Maine  please visit

Reasonable accommodation during the application process is available for persons with disabilities. Please contact with the subject "Accommodation Request" should you require accommodation.

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