Lafitte Frozen Foods - Violet, LA
Product Development Specialist
We are looking for an experienced Product Development
Specialist to help create value added seafood products. This individual
will play a key role in the development and execution of new product
innovation, product and process improvements, and food quality &
Support the business by
developing new products. Bring new ideas and creative solutions.
processes for new and improved products.
Develop project timelines.
Manage individual projects as assigned.
Sourcing and verification of
raw ingredients and other materials.
Log and maintain records of
test formulas, procedures, and net outcomes.
Interact with Sales and
Marketing partners to understand the business and our customers
Continuously improve product
and processes for greater product quality and profitability
Document and maintain product
and processing specifications.
Self-motivated. Hands-on and
Document and maintain
nutritional values/product labeling and regulatory requirements
Bachelor or Masters of
Science in Food Technology, Food Science or related field.
Knowledge of food
manufacturing regulations, standards and labeling, and plant
Excellent written and oral
Comfortable in a fast paced,
Must be able to communicate
Must be flexible and able to
work well in a team environment.
Our company is located in the New Orleans Metro area