R&D Technician

  • Company:
    Great Connections Employment Services
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    3 months ago
  • Category:
    Customer Service

Job Title :
R&D Technician
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Job Description
Our client a leading food company is looking for R&D Technicians to join the organization in Etobicoke location.
Reporting to the Research and Development Manager, the R&D Technician functions as an integral member of Product Development Team, a team focused on delivering high quality sauces, mayonnaise, dressings and innovations.
Key Deliverables and Responsibilities:                                                                
·         Coordinate with R&D and Sales to send out products in development to customers
·         Manage paperwork around products in development, product trials, customer specifications and requests
·         Assist the R&D technologists in product development, product analysis, ingredient gathering, cooking, sampling, sample submission, sensory evaluation and product trials
·         Assist the R&D technologists in developing high quality products
·         Coordinate and monitor shelf life studies
·         Assist the R&D technologists in the transfer of development formulations into production and quality control departments
·         Order and /or replenish supplies, as needed
·         Organize and maintain lab for optimal development
·         Assist the R&D technologists to maintain document control for formulations, specification sheets, nutritionals, raw material specifications, allergens and kosher certification
·         Post-Secondary education in Food Science or a related field (BSc program or equivalent an asset)
·         At least 1- 2 years experience in a Food Manufacturing or related Food Industry environment
·         Knowledge of Canadian food legislative requirements
·         Knowledge of Nutritional Facts and ingredient labelling
·         Strong oral and written communication skills
Please send your resume to
resume@gc-employment.com  with subject of ‘R&D Technician’