Lightlife Foods, Inc. is looking for a
R&D Food Technologist who will be responsible for R&D document
management of raw material specifications, nutritionals, finished product
specifications, and databases. Additional responsibilities to include
R&D ingredient and finished goods inventory management, shelf life
study execution, and product development.
o Review and approve labels including nutrition facts,
ingredient statements and label claims.
o Creation and management of raw material
specifications, nutritionals, and finished product specifications.
o Coordinate and communicate technical information to
o Support R&D projects including ingredient
sourcing, planning, execution and analysis of experiments and trials.
o Manage shelf life program including initiating
studies, sample collection, and interpretation of results.
o Assist in lab space management including preparation
for product evaluations, managing R&D raw material and finished goods
o BS in Food Science, related field, or equivalent
combination of education and experience.
o 2+ year experience in relevant technical position
(Research & Development, Quality Assurance or related field).
o Experience working with pilot equipment and in
production facility preferred.
o Strong computer skills in Microsoft Excel and SAP
o Must have great interpersonal, written and verbal
Since 1979, we’ve been dedicated to making great
tasting vegetarian food. Our mission is making eating better accessible and
deliciously easy, because the more people love our food, the more good we can do together.
We offer great benefits, including medical/dental,
401(k) with company match, paid life and disability insurance, sick,
holiday and vacation pay.
Employment with Lightlife
Foods, Inc. is contingent on the satisfactory completion of a
pre-employment criminal background check and drug screening.
How to Apply:
Email resumes, or stop in at our Turners Falls location
(1 Lightlife Way, Turners Falls, MA 01376) to
pick up an application. Lightlife
Foods, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer, and all applicants will
receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin,
disability, or veteran status
Job Type: Full-time