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Food Technologist - Experienced
Waymouth Farms, Inc. - New Hope, MN

 

Waymouth Farms, manufacturer of Good Sense® snacks and several other innovative brands, is well-known and established in the marketplace for our brands, packaging and product quality. We are proud to be family owned and operated since 1976. Our company strategy has centered on delivering innovative, healthy, price valued, food-safe products to our customers.

The Food Technologist is responsible for helping to launch new products and improve existing products.

Details include but are not limited to:

  • Bench top formulation
  • Pilot plant trials to determine feasibility
  • Develop bill of materials reports and generate COGS
  • Assist with development of production procedures
  • Create product specifications and maintain product specification database
  • Create product labels
  • Improve existing products by optimizing product attributes
  • Assist in product quality improvement projects
  • Evaluate alternate suppliers in regards to products
  • Evaluate alternate packaging structures
  • Generate alternate merchandising unit
  • Perform testing on new and existing products using appropriate methods and analysis
  • Perform shelf life testing to validate shelf life
  • Assist with package design prototypes and sales samples of new products
  • Maintain store bin label database and print labels as requested
  • Take initiative and make decisions in regards to product development and product quality
  • Work closely with customers and suppliers in the development of new products and identify, develop and implement new ideas, ingredients and processes
  • Develop project timelines that are acceptable to management, marketing and Product Development Manager and accomplish on-time delivery
  • Work closely with marketing and sales as well as with customers to develop and promote new products
  • Conceptualize and develop new product prototypes
  • Oversee and direct work of 2 Food Technicians

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelors Degree in food science or related field
  • 5+ years hands on experience in new product development with a food company
  • Proven experience leading projects from ideation through plant trials to production
  • Snack food experience preferred
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Excellent communications skills both written and verbal

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