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R&D Technician
Pharmatech, Inc. - Lindon, UT

 

 

 

 

 

$37,000 a year

Job Summary

The R&D Technologist primary focus is to help our clients create a great product that are unique and cutting edge while maintaining a specific price point, and their respective supplement facts.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Apply flavors to products such as meal replacements, protein shakes, nutritional supplement stick packs, and other beverage applications.
  • Creates and develops formulas
  • Consults with internal and/or external customers regarding parameters and goals of a project. Adjusts ingredients, taste, and nutrition based on customer feedback
  • Troubleshoots manufacturing problems and issues as needed; assists in QA evaluation of finished products
  • Creates supplement and nutrition facts panels and other nutritional breakdowns on new and current formulas.
  • Maintain ESHA Genesis product nutrition labeling database
  • Ensure new products adhere to federal and food industry standards
  • Works with vendors to acquire proper and thorough documentation for current and new ingredients
  • Conducts research on ingredients and products as requested and continues to research the food and supplement industry for new trends, ingredients, and processes for working with challenging ingredients
  • Develop products within cost parameters as required
  • Work closely with procurement to source new and cost effective ingredients
  • Work closely with production and Quality Assurance on development and process flow on new products and improvements to existing products
  • Effectively communicate with General Manager and Sales Manager on project updates
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously and to operate effectively in a fast paced working environment
  • Highly motivated and creative
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills
  • Strong organizational skills and able to work cross-functionally with different departments
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite and Genesis Nutritional Program
  • Coordinate organization, storage of equipment/materials and cleanup of R&D facilities
  • Manage R&D sample documents and inventory
  • Assist in facilitation of in-house and contracted sensory testing, including management of sensory panel samples and standards; and set up, clean up, and support sensory evaluation meetings
  • Accurately records, analyzes and reports data to meet project objectives.

Qualifications and Skills

  • A degree in food science is needed (you may be in your last semester of school and still get the job)

Benefits

  • Health
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • 401k
  • PTO

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $37,000.00 /year

Required experience:

  • formulation: 1 year

Required language:

  • English

 

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