Food Technologist

  • Job Reference: 45987388-2
  • Date Posted: 14 November 2017
  • Recruiter: Alliance Scientific Solutions
  • Location: Burlington, Iowa
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Science & Technology
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Alliance Scientific Solutions has partnered with a world leading manufacturer and distributor of snack foods. We are currently seeking a Senior Food Technician for one of their officers located in Burlington, Iowa. As a Senior Food Technician you will be required to innovate, develop, and manage new product implementations.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop, plan, manage and execute the steps and stages for our clients product formulation.
  • Accurately set up and launch new products ensuring NLEA and other legal and regulatory compliance.
  • Work with the technical processing team to execute production of new products.
  • Maintain accurate and effective research and development records, documentation, and version control of new formulation, seasoning, and raw material evaluation.
  • Coordinate with QA department to build, manage and maintain processes that ensure 100% packaging and nutritional declaration accuracy.
  • Create new product bases and seasonings and conduct proof of concept work.
  • Ability to manage others.
  • Understands seasonings and pairing flavors.
  • Product alterations based off feedback from sales and R&D.

Qualifications:

  • Four year degree in food science or a closely related field.
  • 5-7 years experience in a similar role in the food industry.
  • Knowledge of the applicable regulatory environment.