Junior Food Technologist

Location
Seattle, Washington State
Salary
Attractive Salary + Relocation + Benefits
Posted
Mar 23, 2017
Closes
Apr 22, 2017
Ref
CF 878
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is a food manufacturing company that is looking for an Junior Food Technologist for their facility in the Seattle area. In this role you will take a supporting role in the development of new products from ideation through scaled production as part of a team of Food Technologists. This is a great opportunity to learn and grow your career in a growing company that invests in its employees.

What we are looking for you to do:

  • Support all product development functions in the development and formulation of new products that deliver on taste, texture, quality and other defined parameters.
  • Develop and put into practice an intimate knowledge of ingredient functionality in the company’s new and existing products.
  • Scale up production of projects from benchtop to full production in pilot plant operations.
  • Work across the company’s departments in developing new and potential areas for products to be changed or created to address market needs or develop products for new areas in the market.
  • Develop testing standards for new products based on customer requested attributes.
  • Keep on the cutting edge of food research and technology to find new efficiencies and areas that the company can capitalize on.
  • Manage projects through communication with various stakeholders to overcome challenges and obstacles in the project’s progress.

The background requirements we are looking for:

  • Previous experience developing and formulating new food products.
  • A strong understanding of ingredient compositions.
  • A degree in a food related discipline.

What we provide:

  • A great salary and benefits package.
  • Being invested in professionally with ongoing training and development.

If you are someone that is ideal for this position and have a passion to be part of a high potential food company please submit your resume in Word format. In your resume please include your accomplishment and achievements.