(Y)our Mission: Responsible

Together. Innovative. Sustainable.

We are innovators and solution providers with high expertise in developing and providing valuable plastic packaging offers. PACCOR is your partner when it comes to protecting food and other precious goods. Our solutions meet current market trends by constantly thinking outside the box – in order to provide state-of-the-art “fit for need” solutions.

Project Design Engineer

Mansfield (UK)


April/May 2021



  • To drive the technical development of the business with a focus on project execution and creative problem solving. The role will lead new product development (NPD) projects as well as handling technical projects to improve production processes. In addition to leading projects, the candidate will also be required to carry out the design and development activities, working closely with the sales team and customers.
  • Working with the operational teams, provide technical solutions to production and quality processes for both new and current products.
  • Meeting with key customers packaging teams to understand their requirements.
  • Having a creative approach to problem solving using design solutions.
  • Conceptual rendering and product development to fulfil customer briefs.
  • Good understanding of polymer behavior during molding processes and in use.
  • Maintain good communication throughout projects with R&D, Quality, Procurement and Production teams within the NPD stage-gate process.
  • Support customer trials where new products are being tested and qualified.
  • Carry out other technical project related duties as required by the Design & Development Manager.


  • Strong technical knowledge in plastic processing, preferably Injection Molding or Compression molding.
  • IML is advantageous.
  • Experience with injection mold tool design / ordering / commissioning.
  • Good knowledge of 2D and 3D CAD drawing and modelling disciplines.
  • Strong project management experience with co-ordination with suppliers, colleagues, and customers.
  • A degree or equivalent qualification in Mechanical Engineering or Product Design.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience within a polymer-based R&D/Manufacturing environment.
  • Proven ability to manage own workload and to deliver key projects against strategic deadlines.
  • Logical approach to solving problems and presenting detailed data to all levels of the business.
  • Excellent team-working skills across multiple sites and cross-functions.
  • Commercial experience with product costings advantageous.


Working at PACCOR means working in an innovative and open-minded company that increases the commitment and motivation of all employees. It is important to us that everyone has the same opportunities, that there is an open exchange and that we value each other. The power of diversity in backgrounds, ways of problem-solving, personal knowledge, gender and culture fosters our growth and inspires the whole organisation. Because the key to our success is the diversity and dedication of our employees.

  • Work Hours: Mon-Thu 08:30-17:00, Fri 08:30-14:30

Your Contact

PACCOR (Mansfield) UK Ltd
Oakham Business Park
Hamilton Way
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
NG18 5BU
United Kingdom

E-Mail: uk.hr@paccor.com

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Would you like to bring your skills to us as a global player and really make a difference in the future? Then start your Mission Responsible. Apply now and become part of our team.