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(R&D) Category Director
Colorado Premium Foods - Greeley, CO 80631




Colorado Premium has demonstrated over two decades an unyielding commitment to safety, innovation and leadership. Our team is committed to provide only the highest quality fresh, frozen or consumer-ready meats tailored to our valued retail, industrial and food service customers. Our approach to product innovation, responsiveness and unparalleled customer service has allowed Colorado Premium to thrive and grow. Here we grow again! We are actively recruiting a “Research & Development (R&D) Category Director” in Greeley, Colorado to help shape our future product development!

Do you have a deep understanding of current, emerging culinary, and food service trends? Does the opportunity to develop or refine established processes associated with new product development, launching new products, and internal research excite you? Candidates should have a Bachelor’s degree in Food Science, Meat Science, Animal Science, or Culinary Science or the equivalent experience, and at least 5+ years’ experience in meat or protein processing. You will help lead the development of value-added meat or poultry product lines with successful launch into food sector. Successful candidates will communicate equipment and processing needs for products in development and existing production lines to the Executive team, and will incorporate new and innovative equipment into process flows. You will guide the training of key staff needed to operate new equipment, and ensure ongoing collaboration with ingredient, packaging and equipment manufacturers.

We want a leader who fosters confidence in our product development efforts by collaboratively helping us ensure ingredient, packaging and equipment manufacturers meet customer demands. If you can manage schedules, hiring, training and professional development of assigned R&D staff, we encourage you to apply.

Colorado Premium offers an innovative, high-energy work environment and a competitive salary with a full benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision and life insurance, as well as a 401k with company-match, company paid personal time off and holidays. You can learn more about us at Interested, qualified candidates should send their resume and a cover letter detailing their qualifications and compensation expectations to Human Resources, Come and be part of our family! Colorado Premium is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Type: Full-time

Required education:

  • Bachelor's

Required experience:

  • meat: 5 years

Required language:

  • English


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