Position: Sr. R&D Food Technologist Location: Norfolk, VA
Hybrid opportunity / Work from Home on occasion Salary: $80K + up (Depends on number of years’ experience)
This is a FULL TIME permanent position Benefits: Full Benefits, Bonus, Health, 401K, Vacation & more. Relocation: Relocation Assistance is available for this position. Contact: John@SourceRecruitmentSolutions.com Our client, a premier Food Manufacturing company with products sold worldwide, is seeking an experienced Sr. R&D Food Technologist for one of their Research Laboratories. Are you ready to advance your professional career to the next level - Then read on to learn more!
Create new food formulations and samples.
Document product specifications & processes that will be consistent with the production of various manufactured food products.
Conduct internal & external audits to measure product quality.
Manage food product document control and records, specifications, attaining food safety, verification, product identification trace and incident management.
Work with R&D teams regionally to assure all specifications (ingredient specification, formula specification, making specifications, finished product specifications, trade specifications, labeling specification, proper handling specifications) are accurately developed before product launch.
Direct product development, batch test, handle product test runs and conduct Pilot Plant validations.
BS. Degree in a related field of Food Science, Microbiology, Animal Science or Chemistry
4 years or more experience in R&D or Food Technology from a food manufacturing or food development company.
Must have cooked meat product experience, be detailed oriented with excellent communication skills.
Strong knowledge of ingredient combinations and functionality.
Excellent technical writing skills with attention to details.
Strong knowledge of FDA, USDA & US Government regulations, including labeling & nutritional facts.
Must be open to 50% regional travel that require overnight stays.
Experience with Genesis Nutritional Software, MS Office Suite.
Culinary Food Service training is a strong plus.
Must be open to possible relocation with paid relocation provided by employer.
Must be currently authorized to work in the USA without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future.
Become part of this growing company and apply today:
If you are interested, please send me your updated MS Word version of your resume. Or if you know of someone that would be a great match, please have them contact - John Marino at John@SourceRecruitmentSolutions.com
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