Senior Developer and Technical Services Manager

  • Company:
    Great Connections Employment Services
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 days ago
  • Category:
    IT & Software

Job Title :
Senior Developer and Technical Services Manager
Location :
Etobicoke
Start Date :
5/28/2018
Type :
Permanent
Created :
5/11/2018
Salary :
Job Description
Leading food company is hiring for a  Senior Developer and Technical Services Manager
for the Etobicoke location.
 
Position Overview: Reporting to the Director, R&D the Senior Developer and Technical Services Manager functions as an integral member of Product Development Team, a team focused on developing high quality sauces, mayonnaise and dressings for our customers. Each team member shares in the responsibility for establishing and maintaining a professional working environment that is committed to customer service, quality, teamwork, and continuous improvement.
 
Key Deliverables and Responsibilities:
·         Lead team centered around a SME for Regulatory including nutritional labeling and ingredient statements, plant optimization, standard documentation and lab support
·         Introduce innovations to provide competitive advantage to company and customers
·         Develop high quality products from ideation to plant commercialization for custom and branded products ensuring R&D related deliverables are met
·         Manage and document product development projects through formulation development, bench top testing, sensory evaluation, raw material sourcing and analytical testing.
·         Prepare samples for customer presentations and participate in product cuttings providing support to Sales.
·         Lead plant trials, develop manufacturing procedures, monitor initial production and finalize product implementation to Operations Team.    
 
Qualifications/Experience:
·         Expertise in Canadian Food legislation requirements,
·         Expertise in nutritional guidelines and ingredient labelling
·         Experience in the development of sauces, mayonnaise and salad dressings
·         Strong customer service orientation
·         Post Secondary education in Food Science or a related field (BSc or equivalent)
·         5+ years of experience in a similar role
·         Experience managing / supervising staff
·         Experience in a Food Manufacturing or related Food Industry environment
 
Location: Etobicoke, ON.
Salary: Open to discuss
 
How to apply: 
Please send resume to resume@gc-employment.com with the subject line ‘Senior Developer and Technical Services Manager_Etobicoke’