Job Title :
Senior Developer and Technical Services Manager
Start Date :
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.
· 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 firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line ‘Senior Developer and Technical Services Manager_Etobicoke’