Alchemist (Food) - El Segundo, CA
QUEST NUTRITION, LLC El Segundo, CA 8/19/2014
makers of the #1 selling Protein Bar, is committed to producing delicious
foods with perfect nutrition. With products available online, and in over
6,000 stores across the U.S., including GNC and The Vitamin Shoppe. Quest
Nutrition helps fuel and inspire everyday active,
health-conscious consumers, top fitness competitors, bodybuilders, yoga
enthusiasts, low-carb dieters, CrossFitters, and
professional athletes. Find Quest at QuestNutrition.com, Facebook.com/QuestNutrition and Twitter.com/QuestNutrition.
Nutrition is headquartered in Los Angeles, California. Quest products are
available in more than 10,000 locations across the US in such retail stores
as GNC, Vitamin Shoppe and Whole Foods Markets, online at QuestNutrition.com
and internationally in Canada, Australia, United Kingdom, Brazil, South
Africa and other countries worldwide. Follow on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube,
Instagram, Pinterest and Google+.
YOU LIKE PRODUCT (FOOD) CREATION, INNOVATION? DO YOU LIKE FOOD? DO YOU LIKE
TO WORK FOR AN AMAZING COMPANY AND START YOUR CAREER?
BE A QUEST NUTRITION ALCHEMIST!!!
This is an entry level position that requires a high school degree. The
applicant should be very detail orientated. Culinary education or a Bachelor
of Science is preferred. Food prep/cooking experience is a plus, but
baking, chocolate, or confectionery experience is better. Experience
maintaining food production and kitchen equipment is a plus.
Execute formulation/process experiments and provide
constructive feedback and recommendations.
Measure ingredients, organize and maintain ingredient and
Clean dishes, tools, and work space.
Maintain work area, inventory areas, equipment, dishes, and
tools in safe, clean, neat and orderly manner.
Assist in maintaining and stacking ingredient supplies for
Research and Development purposes.
Follow thru in computing percentages of ingredients,
formulas, and other factors prior to production run.
When applicable, assist in recording/documenting valuable
When applicable, maintains concise and easily located files
related to each particular productís development.
When applicable, provides assistance to food
Technologists/Chemists in Research and Development Department for product
technology or quality control.
Organizes sensory evaluations to ensure samples meet
Gathers information by observing or obtaining information
from relevant sources.
Communicates clearly and effectively with Peers, Management,
and food Technologist/Chemists.
Dedicated to the team so the best understanding of needs and
requirements are communicated clearly and projects are delivered on time
Demonstrates a strong passion for food, flavors and
Integrating new product formulations into production in
conjunction with food Technologists/Chemists.
Maintaining company confidential information.
Working with cross functional teams for smooth development
of new and current products.
Strong Facilitation and Project Management skills.
Ability to work in a fast paced/ high pressure environment.
Standing for long periods of time during food preparation.
Working in cold or hot environments & equipment.
Knowledge of and proficiency in baking processes.
Positive attitude and work environment presence.
Demonstrates creativity and excitement around food and food
Excellent Communication Skills both Verbal and Written.
Able to lift, push and pull up to 50 lbs.
JOIN OUR QUEST FAMILY!!
Base Pay$13.00 - $15.00 /Hour
Job TypeResearch, Skilled Labor -
Trades, QA - Quality Control
Experience2 to 4 years
Manages OthersNot Specified
IndustryFood, Manufacturing, Consumer Products
Required TravelNot Specified