R&D Food Scientist
Lyons Magnus 29 reviews - Fresno, CA
Overview of Position
Lyons Magnus is an international food and beverage
manufacturer headquartered in Fresno, California. This position is an entry
level position in the Lyons Magnus R&D team, planning and executing
projects that support the company’s innovation process, manufacturing, and
product maintenance initiatives.
- Strong passion
for science and creative problem solving.
- Effective written and verbal
technical communication with internal customers
- Demonstrated ability to work
independently with supervision
- Proficient in basic computer
programs including Microsoft Office programs.
Description of Responsibilities
- Propose and
formulate innovative products, processes, and technologies to ensure
Lyons continued growth
- Conduct experimentation using
a designed approach to validate formulations and processes at the
bench and pilot scale before entering production.
- Identify and test new tools,
technologies, processes, or ingredients to improve products or
- Engage with Manufacturing,
Engineering, and Quality to ensure that all product formulations,
processes, and specifications meet defined standards.
- Document and draw
conclusions/next steps from experimental results or production trials.
- Organize and complete shelf
life studies of owned projects and formulations
- Further knowledge in new
materials, processes, and equipment to enhance the technical
understanding of self and R&D team.
- Perform related and assigned
duties from department manager, director, or Vice President.
- Thrive in a fast paced and
dynamic working environment.
Education and/or Experience
- 1-4 years Food
Science experience with a BS degree in Food Science or related field.
Lyons Magnus offers a comprehensive
benefits plan that include Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Life
Insurance, Long Term Disability, Sec. 125, 401(k) plan, and more.
If you meet these requirements and are eager to join a
dynamic company poised for further growth, please respond with your cover
letter, salary requirements, and resume.