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R&D Associate
YOR HEALTH 17 reviews - Irvine, CA 92614

 

 

 

 

Position Title: R&D Associate

Reports To: Technical Services Manager

Salary: Depends on Experience

YOR Health, a nutritional supplement company located in Irvine, CA is seeking a full-time R&D Associate to assist in product development, QC activities, and international expansion projects.

YOR Health has been in the nutritional supplement and direct selling industries for over 5 years. Our mission is to spread a new way of fulfilled living based on health, wealth, and self-awareness. A strong emphasis on digestive health through the use of enzymes is what drives our products.

We are privately held and have a positive cash flow. Currently with a staff of about 40, two fulfillment centers in two countries, and an independent sales force of over 2000 active representatives world wide, we are positioning ourselves for rapid growth. Since YOR Health’s inception, we have grown year after year. We pride ourselves in the fact that we have never had to lay off any of our team members. This feat was accomplished with proper management and dedication from our team.

We are currently looking for an individual that prefers to work for start-ups, has the ability and desire to wear multiple “hats,” and is passionate about health and wellness.

Job Duties :

  • Assist in new product development, collecting required regulatory documentation, assembling taste panels for sample review, compiling costs, and assist in the technical side of international expansion.
  • Ensure complete and accurate documentation is prepared for domestic and international regulatory filings.
  • Follow up with manufacturers, vendors, and third party labs to ensure timely execution of production.
  • Assist in ensuring product stability, efficiency and scientific substantiation.
  • Maintain raw material and final product documentation per cGMP requirements.
  • Provide technical support to Customer Care department in answering product-related customer inquiries.
  • Assist Purchasing in qualifying incoming raw material purchases.
  • Facilitate the review and approval of outstanding GMP documentation, such as Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), Raw Material Specification, and Final Product Specification.
  • Perform product development and QC tasks as assigned by Technical Services Manager.

Requirements :

  • Must possess strong critical thinking skills.
  • Good understanding of research principles, cGMP requirements, and dietary supplement regulations.
  • Strong verbal, written, and organizational skills with ability to take initiative.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy is a critical requirement.
  • Committed desire to work in fast paced environment with a sense of urgency.
  • Proficiency in MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Positive team player with an ability to work cross-functionally.

Qualifications :

  • B.S. in Nutritional Science, Food Science, Biology, or related field.
  • 1-2 years in nutritional product development (tablets, capsules, and powders and experience with flavoring).

BENEFITS:

  • Full Medical, Dental & Vision after 90-day introductory period
  • Tons of room for growth
  • Gain Valuable skills and experience
  • Do what you love and make a difference

Directions to apply:

Email us: Sound simple enough, but your email MUST include:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter (creativity is encouraged)
  • Portfolio, personal website or work examples
  • Salary requirements

Job Type: Full-time

Required education:

  • Bachelor's

 

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