Development Assistant Agropur, Inc.4 reviews - Appleton, WI
is currently looking for a Product Development Assistant.
Job Summary: Under the general direction of the Product Development
Specialist, the Product Development Assistant will provide support to the
cheese development team by performing product evaluations and testing,
providing trial assistance and scheduling the workflow of the applications
lab and test kitchen.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Schedule and perform product
evaluations according to the timelines defined in each project.
Conduct routine evaluations of
Agropur cheese products in applicable applications.
Conduct evaluations of
competitor cheese products when available and maintain a product
library for each product type.
Schedule workflow in the lab,
conduct basic analytical testing of cheese products and maintain all
Schedule workflow in the test
kitchen and maintain all kitchen equipment.
Develop and maintain SharePoint
site to use as a repository for product development information.
Assist with in-plant trials as
Provide trial support by
assisting in the organization of trial data.
Assist and promote a safe
working environment and attend all required safety meetings.
Communicate and support the
values and mission of the department and Agropur inc.
The above statement of duties
is not intended to be all-inclusive and other duties will be assigned
from time to time.
Bachelor's Degree in Food
Science, Dairy Science, Chemistry, or related field or equivalent
relevant work experience.
Previous lab experience
Strong verbal and written
Strong analytical, computer,
organizational and planning skills.