The use of an “Objective” on a Resume
at the beginning has been changing to a “Summary”. It goes without saying that your Objective is to find
a new and challenging job. By stating a Summary, it tells the prospective employer what uniqueness you
bring to the table. Here is an example of a Summary below:
am an accomplished Packaging Professional with 15 plus years of proven success. This has included design, development and
launch of numerous innovative packaging initiatives for the Consumer and Foods products areas. I have the ability
to prioritize, manage and deliver on strategic objectives while working with global and cross functional teams.
I am highly creative, adaptive to change with a strong work ethic and enthusiasm. In addition I am able to enact
cost saving initiatives and deliver completed projects with minimal supervision on tight deadlines. I am open to relocation
for the "Right" opportunity.
I am an accomplished packaging professional with 20 years of experience launching innovative packaging products for
the consumer products market, prestige beauty care, industrial cleaning, and medical devices and nutrition. In
addition, I am adaptable to change, highly creative and have strong entrepreneurial skills and enthusiasm that that will allow
delivery of meaningful results for your company. Moreover, I have the ability to manage, prioritize and deliver on strategic
I am a Packaging Professionals with 5 years of creative packaging development experience
who is a highly motivated individual, dedicated to consistently delivering quality results. I am adept
at analyzing variable data while continually seeking process and operational improvements. My research
and problem solving skills combined with my strong materials and processes experience will lead to cost effective packaging
solutions. Finally, I have proven abilities to interact with all levels within the organization and am
a team player with excellent communication skills.
I am a highly skilled and accomplished Packaging Professional with 10 years of comprehensive
experience. I the ability to deliver results relative to consumer insights (quality issues, enhancements)
COGS, delivered margins, marketing margins, volumes, distribution, price/value, product superiority, etc.. I am a technically
sophisticated and business-orientated Senior Packaging Engineer with a progressing career reflecting strong leadership and
innovative solutions to Package Development. I am able to maintain a focus on achieving bottom-line results while implementing
safe, investigated new package concepts under a discipline of engineering, research, testing, standards and qualification.
I have a superior record of delivering simultaneous large-scale, business-critical projects on time and under budget.
I am an accomplished manager, product developer and consultant
with 15 years of proven success. I have a record of launching innovative packaging products for the consumer
products market, prestige beauty care, industrial & institutional cleaning and food safety, medical devices and medical
nutrition. I hold numerous product patents and innovation/sustainability awards that have influenced packaging initiatives.
I have the ability to prioritize, manage, and deliver on strategic objectives while working in global packaging initiatives.
I am highly creative, adaptive to change and have strong entrepreneurial skills and enthusiasm.
I have nearly 7 years of comprehensive packaging development experience and am very creative and technically oriented. I
am very well versed in thermoforming, blow molding and injection molding and working with food and beverage related products.
I am also familiar with working with flexible film packaging as it relates to food products. I am very
adept at handling multiple projects with minimum supervision and I have a high enthusiasm for packaging development.
I am seeking a stable and growing company where I can be professionally challenged and be an individual contributor
in a team environment.
have 11 years experience as a Packaging Engineer in packaging design, development, testing, documentation, purchasing, manufacturing,
and machinery. In addition I have 6 yrs experience as a supervisor in clean room atmosphere (class 10,000-100,000) along
with 1 year experience as a manufacturing engineer. I am experienced in packaging design using corrugated, chipboard,
extruded/plastic corrugated, thermoform, vacuum form, ESD materials, pallets, foams, foam in place, desiccants, bubble, bags,
graphics, labels, films, blisters and many other materials. In addition, I have experience in electronics, integrated
circuits, wafers (fab), automotive and computer packaging. I am a results oriented packaging professional who is hands-on,
mechanically inclined and motivated. I am skilled at being a troubleshooter with a total system, view, thought mentality and
I am a Packaging Engineer with 5 years of packaging development experience. I have developed
a strong foundation that will assist in meeting the challenges which lay ahead. I have proven abilities in handling
multiple tasks, meeting deadlines and working effectively under pressure while still producing quality work. I have
a strong work ethic and am always willing to put in extra time and effort as needed. While most of my experience and
background has been in the medical device and pharmaceutical industry, I am willing to expand my work to other areas such
as consumer products and foods.
Changing from and Objective to a Summary may serve you well in today's