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Listed September 28th 2018
www.planetprotector.com.au

Material Scientist

Planet Protector Packaging is looking for an independent, newly graduated or young professional, full time, with a material science background to supervise and assist with tasks related to the following:

  • Researching new and existing materials and assessing their suitability for use
  • Investigate product failures and materials problems, testing for and identifying manufacturing issues.
  • Providing accurate cost figures for new products/testing
  • Consulting with regulatory bodies
  • Keeping up to date with technological and legal developments
  • Documenting and strategizing on how to reduce materials and process problems, including researching new materials.
  • Consulting on material choices, process recommendations, and interfacing with external laboratories.

An ideal candidate will possess:

  • Strong research skills, ability to create test protocols, conduct tests and analyse results
  • Knowledge of Matlab, ability to run models and transcribe results into reports and presentations
  • Motivation, self-sufficiency, attention to detail and enthusiasm for a quickly growing start-up

We are a sustainable packaging manufacturer who is quickly scaling up business and developing new innovations in the food and pharmaceutical packaging space.

Compensation commiserate upon experience, please contact  shannon@planetprotector.com.au with CV, cover letter and references.


Admin and Sales Support

Planet Protector is looking for an independent, motivated and fast-paced individual to support existing staff in tasks related to the following:

  • Managing incoming freight: Ordering, tracking and receiving raw materials from China and Singapore. We have an import database which we manage on excel that can be seen by relevant parties.
  • Assist in invoicing, making purchase orders and other basic functions in Xero. Extra experience in this area a plus.
  • Filing and basic tasks in Insightly CRM and Unleashed inventory software (i.e. sorting emails into client files, running stock on hand reports).
  • Sales support/admin – Assist the Sales Manager in handling incoming customer orders, creating order confirmations, issue invoices, and communicate the orders to production staff. The candidate will need to speak to clients concerning orders, setting up new accounts (credit guarantees, business entries) and any issues with delivery or receiving payment.
  • Creating basic spreadsheets and reports with Microsoft Word and Excel.

A successful candidate must:

  • Have fluency level in English reading, writing and speaking
  • Be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Have a keen attention to detail, be able to complete tasks without needing to be micro-managed
  • Have a positive attitude, be adaptable to new situations and enthusiastic about our company and product!

We are a sustainable packaging manufacturer who is quickly scaling up business and developing new innovations in the food and pharmaceutical packaging space.

Compensation commiserate upon experience, please contact shannon@planetprotector.com.au with CV, cover letter and references.


 Research Development Assistant

Planet Protector Packaging is looking for an independent, newly graduated or young professional, full time, to supervise and assist with tasks related to the following:

  • Researching new and existing materials and assessing their suitability for use
  • Investigate product failures and materials problems, testing for and identifying manufacturing issues.
  • Temperature testing of new and existing products.
  • Consulting with regulatory bodies
  • Keeping up to date with technological and legal developments
  • Documenting and strategising on how to reduce materials and process problems, including researching new materials.
  • Applicant should have fluent level of speaking and writing English, as well as an understanding of Microsoft Office Suite.

We are a sustainable packaging manufacturer who is quickly scaling up business and developing new innovations in the food and pharmaceutical packaging space.

Compensation commiserate upon experience, please contact  shannon@planetprotector.com.au with CV, cover letter and references.