The Food Scientist will assist the Director of Product Development Strategy & Innovation in managing projects. This includes leading and executing as a project lead. This position will be responsible for assisting in vendor approval process, report writing, sourcing ingredients and updating documentation for ingredients and other vendors.
This role will also be involved in researching products and ingredient functionalities to assist in new and existing product formulation. This role is responsible for the maintenance of all aspects of a modern laboratory, assistance in developing sensory and shelf life planning as well as other day to day duties within the department while providing excellent internal and external customer service.
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We are currently seeking a Food Scientist for our Center. This hands-on position will support all activities of the Customer Innovation department and be responsible for working with the R&D of fats and oil.
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The primary focus of the Food Scientist is to play a key role in the development of strategically significant new products and maintenance/renovation of existing SKU’s. Many of the assigned projects will engage multiple different product platforms requiring research into the functional composition and manufacturing capabilities of each. Position requires highly motivated individual with a background in scientific procedure, experimental design, data generation & interpretation, technical writing, and effective written and oral communication.
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The Food Scientist plans, organizes, and executes technical projects. Provides technical leadership and participate in product development/reformulation from concept to commercialization. Supports other development projects, operations and related activities.
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The Food Scientist is a key role responsible for growing the brand by developing fermented plant butters. This individual will be part of a team working to develop a range of plant butters utilizing fermented plant milks and fats. This individual will require very little guidance and supervision while being responsible for or contributing to all phases of product development, including ideation/market research, gold standard creation, ingredient sourcing, benchtop formulation, commercialization, improving existing products or processes, writing ingredient and finished goods specifications, meeting regulatory and food safety requirements, etc.
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The Food Scientist position reports to the Director of Product Development and Commercialization with additional reporting responsibilities to the Senior Scientists. The Food Scientist is responsible for implementation of the activities, plans, and projects designated by the Director. This includes developing formulations, modifying customer formulations, developing LACF thermal processes, and support of all activities and documentation associated with commercialization of products in Company's manufacturing facilities.
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The Food Scientist is responsible for hands-on, day-to-day new product development, product optimization and cost optimization activities across all business channels and all product categories. This position will play a key role in fulfilling the numerous sample requests that R&D receives as well as the various innovation projects that R&D is assigned.
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With limited supervision, the Food Scientist leads product development projects from concept through commercialization for Company. Responsible to develop and test formulas and processes for new products, quality improvements and cost reductions. May oversee the work of Interns or Technicians, providing guidance and assigning daily activities. Special assignments will be available to assist with career track decisions.
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The Food Scientist performs a variety of activities concerning the enforcement of laws and regulations governing the processing, packaging, labeling, storage and distribution of food products. Incumbent conducts food inspections based on risk assessment, priority in necessary frequency. Provides consultation services to the food industry, potential new businesses and training to local health department food protection personnel. Incumbent may provide standardization evaluation and training services to candidates for certification in local health departments.