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Sr. R&D Food Technologist

Houston, TX · Science/Research
Position:                              Sr. R&D Food Technologist
Location:                             Houston, TX
                                                 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
Or simply apply now by clicking the "APPLY NOW" Link



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