The Packaging Engineer is a technical resource responsible for assisting in the day-to-day operations ensuring the timely packaging of Otsuka’s products. The position’s key responsibilities are the support of Otsuka’s product portfolio including package and device development, component specifications and graphic arts related activities.
The position requires interfacing with various domestic and global Otsuka teams to provide support for packaging processes for new and life cycle products and devices. The position requires an individual who has some knowledge and experience with packaging and device development as well as support systems.
This individual will support packaging innovation and development projects within Packaging and Device Technology (P&DT) department. Also works on cost savings, line extensions, line trials and packaging specification management. They work with internal resources and packaging suppliers to achieve functional packaging goals.
Travel (approximately 10 - 25%) – CMOs and testing lab facilities in the tri-state area but may include trips to Maryland or other US states.
Otsuka Pharmaceutical Company is a global healthcare company with the corporate philosophy: “Otsuka-people creating new products for better health worldwide.” Otsuka researches, develops, manufactures and markets innovative products, with a focus on pharmaceutical products to meet unmet medical needs and nutraceutical products for the maintenance of everyday health.
In pharmaceuticals, Otsuka is a leader in the challenging area of mental health and also has research programs on several under-addressed diseases including tuberculosis, a significant global public health issue. These commitments illustrate how Otsuka is a “big venture” company at heart, applying a youthful spirit of creativity in everything it does.
Otsuka Pharmaceutical Company is a subsidiary of Otsuka Holdings Co., Ltd. headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. The Otsuka group of companies employed 45,000 people worldwide and had consolidated sales of approximately USD 11 billion (€ 9.9 billion) in 2016.
All Otsuka stories start by taking the road less travelled. Learn more about Otsuka Pharmaceutical Company on its global website at www.otsuka.co.jp/en. Learn more about Otsuka in the U.S. at www.otsuka-us.com.
This job description is intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by the people assigned to this position. It is not intended to include every job duty and responsibility specific to the position. Otsuka reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet business and organizational needs as necessary.