Sr. Associate Food Technologist –
Minneapolis (Kasota Ave)
Minneapolis (Kasota Ave)
Associate Food Technologist
limited supervision, leads the design, planning, validation, and
implementation of new products, line extensions, product improvement and
technical service for TreeHouse Foods that meet
product offering requirements.
- Under limited supervision,
defines the formulation, nutritional and process parameters needed to
develop a new product which meets the expectations of the customer for assigned
projects. Understand the impact of formulation cost on the
- Applies sound scientific methods
in all stages of development (including planning and executing trials,
analyzing data and defining solutions to reach product targets).
- Partner effectively with
cross-functional groups: Marketing, Sales, Market Research,
Procurement, Finance, Plant Management, Engineering, Vendors,
Consultants, etc. to ensure customer product, packaging and
documentation requirements are met.
- Assist in the transfer of
technology to the operations team when commercializing the test product
to ensure a smooth transition to commercial volumes. Lead
technical expertise on cross-functional project teams and technical
oversight of internal and external manufacturing start-ups and ongoing
- Contribute significantly,
directly, and continually to attain results through the generation and
application of advanced, specialized knowledge.
- Identify and develop research
programs to drive cost optimization through formulation and processing
- Ensure all activities are in compliance with established safety standards,
regulatory requirements (FDA, UDSA & Kosher) and Good Manufacturing
Qualifications and Requirements:
- Three years’ experience in Food
Science Product Development OR No experience required if holding a
Master’s Degree in Food Science/Engineering or Related Field
- Understanding of ingredient
- Communicate effectively and
openly while working in a cross-functional team.
- Must be a self-starter,
independent, energetic and resourceful
- Excellent written and verbal
- Aptitude for technical
leadership and project management
Degree Required – Type: Food Science/Engineering or Related Field
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