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R&D Technician - Salem, MA

Jacqueline's Gourmet Cookies

$22 an hour





Jacqueline’s Gourmet Cookies creates a complete line of frozen gourmet cookies and scones for restaurants, coffee shop chains, food service distributors, and in-store supermarket bakeries throughout the United States.

Jacqueline's Gourmet Cookies is looking for a R&D Technician who will be responsible for providing Safe, Quality product by following and supporting it's SQF system.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Tests new formulations in small hand batches that are driven by the Manager of Product Development, Sales Team, Customers and President

When new formulations are tested in production the R&D technicians do the mixing to ensure that the testing methods match the hand testing procedures, as well as oversee the production on the line

The R&D Technician analyzes and documents all data from this testing and reviews with team and Manager of Product Development

Ensures all testing must be methodical and follow the same testing procedures every time they are tested

Works with Manager of Product Development and Team on improvements to the current formulas in production

Tests sample ingredients both for new product development and for the Purchasing Department and quality team

Works on Seasonal new ideas as well as ideas for product line extensions


Experience in baking industry preferred

Food Science or related degree

Must have basic computer skills; word, excel, Microsoft outlook

Ability to multi task in a fast paced environment

Detail oriented, energetic, ability to work independently as well as in a team

Able bodied, must be able to lift up to 50 pounds

English speaking

Must be able to be very flexible with schedule

Jacqueline’s offers an attractive compensation and benefits package. Qualified applicants should forward a formal copy of their resume in a word document.

Jacqueline’s Gourmet Cookies is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability or any other protected factor.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $22.00 /hour


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