Especialista de Calidad de Empaque

  • Location: Mexico-Guadalajara
  • Job Family: Supply Chain
  • Time Type: Full time
  • Job Requisition ID: R0006622
  • Experience Years: 3-5 Years of Experience
  • Employee Type: Regular

About the Opportunity

This is a diverse role reflecting Project Management, Packaging Quality and Supply Chain. This role requires a detail-oriented and organized individual with excellent communication skills to provide support to the Packaging Quality Manager. The individual will work in a cross-functional environment with internal Driscoll’s teams, packaging integrators and suppliers (e.g., thermoforming, label, and fiber board). The general responsibilities include resolving Mexico-originated packaging quality issues, data management support, shipping test support and corrective action/corrective prevention tracking.


  • Support and coordinate resolution of packaging defects with packaging suppliers and Driscoll’s stakeholders
  • Become a centralized point of contact for the Distribution Centers and the Packaging Integrators in Mexico for Packaging Quality issues
  • Update and communicate technical specifications sheets after new packaging standards have been developed
  • Establish relationships with our Growers
  • Support technical projects for New Packaging Introductions (NPI)
  • Analize and construct KPIs for test data
  • Perform production audits in Driscoll’s supplier facilities for corrugated and PET packaging items
  • Provide reports to the stakeholders involved when defects detected
  • Support artwork reviews for labels and trays
  • Ensure the security of all Driscoll’s proprietary and confidential information and material
  • Follow Driscoll’s policies and practices while representing Driscoll’s in an ethical and business-like manner in all interactions with employees, growers, customers, etc.
  • Position demands a flexible work schedule; may include Overtime, Weekends, On Call /After-Hours Shifts, and Holidays
  • Perform other duties as required
  • This job requires approximately 30% of annual work travel, including 10% international travels to the United States

Candidate Profile

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain or Engineering
  • 3-5 years of experience with an understanding of:
    • Specification management
    • Expectation setting
    • Manufacturing
  • General understanding of quality methods and processes
  • Prior experience in packaging
  • Analytical skills with attention to detail
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook required
  • Must be a self-starter, think beyond the immediate task and be driven to complete tasks on time   
  • Must have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment showing initiative as an independent worker and team collaborator
  • Ability to influence others to ensure tasks meet goals and objectives
  • Tableau is a plus
  • Fluency in English and Spanish are required

About Driscolls

Driscoll's is the global market leader for fresh strawberries, blueberries, raspberries and blackberries. With more than 100 years of farming heritage and hundreds of independent growers around the world, Driscoll's is passionate about growing fresh, beautiful and delicious berries. Our values of humility, passion and trustworthiness have guided our mission to delight consumers around the world.

Driscoll's exclusive patented berry varieties are developed through years of research using only natural breeding methods – meaning, no GMOs. From farm-to-table, we focus on delivering a high quality, premium berry experience with our many supply chain partners.

Driscoll's is the trusted brand for Only the Finest Berries™.

Driscoll's es el proveedor líder en la comercialización de Fresas, Frambuesas, Zarzamoras y Arándanos Azules en el mundo. Con más de 100 años de herencia en agricultura y cientos de productores independiente alrededor del mundo, Driscoll's es una compañía apasionada por cultivar Berries frescas, hermosas y deliciosas. Nuestros valores de humildad, pasión y confianza han guiado nuestra misión de deleitar a los consumidores en el mundo.

Las variedades exclusivas de Driscoll's han sido desarrolladas a través de años de investigación usando sólo métodos de mejoramiento natural. De la granja a la mesa, nos enfocamos en ofrecer una experiencia de alta calidad con apoyo de nuestros socios de la cadena de suministro.

Driscoll's es la marca de confianza de sólo las mejores Berries.