Senior R&D Food Technologist

  • Company:
    Great Connections Employment Services
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    1 week ago
  • Category:
    Biotech / Science

Job Title :
Senior R&D Food Technologist
Location :
Toronto
Start Date :
7/4/2018
Type :
Permanent
Created :
6/20/2018
Salary :
Job Description
Leading food manufacturing company is hiring for Senior R&D Food Technologists.
Working Location: Etobicoke, ON.
The Senior R&D Food Technologist functions as an integral member of the Product Development Team, a team focused on leading and delivering high quality sauces, mayonnaise, emulsion type products and innovations.
 
Key Deliverables and Responsibilities:
·         Member of a customer team responsible for the introduction of innovations and commercialization of existing products building the portfolio withinthe company
·         Assume technical lead and provide expertise for a member of R&D department to assist in the deliverables to a specific customer
·         Develop high quality products from ideation to plant commercialization for custom products
·         Prepare samples for customer presentations and participate in product cuttings providing support to Sales lead or leading presentations
·         Lead plant trials, develop manufacturing procedures, monitor initial production and finalize product implementation to Operations Team.
·         Manage and document product development projects through formulation development, bench top testing, sensory evaluation, raw material sourcing and analytical testing.              
 
Qualifications/Experience:
·         Working knowledge in Canadian Food legislation requirements, and in nutritional guidelines and ingredient labeling
·         5+ years of experience in a similar role
·         Post Secondary education in Food Science or a related field (BSc or equivalent)
·         Experience managing / supervising staff
·         Experience in a Food Manufacturing or related Food Industry environment
 
HOW TO APPLY:
Please send your updated resume to
resume@gc-employment.com  with subject of ‘Senior R&D Food Technologist’