Development- Pet Chews
TFH/Nylabone Products Four Paws - Neptune City, NJ
Develop consumable pet chew
products from concept to commercialization.
Collaborate with sales,
marketing and regulatory in developing product concepts.
Collaborate with Operations,
Quality and Regulatory to commercialize products, develop product
specifications; arrange for guaranteed analysis; confirm package
weights; ingredient list declaration and participate in package review
Source raw materials based on
Develop formulas and
Conduct analytical tests,
shelf life studies and clinical trials for prototypes.
Compile documentation needed
for compliance with applicable regulations and company policies.
Conduct product testing to
ensure product safety, quality and regulatory compliance is met.
Identify and develop
manufacturing process continuous improvements for efficiency and
Ensure best practices are
being followed in compliance with regulations and company policies.
Keep current, identify and
communicate to management pet food industry trends and the impact to
B.S. or higher degree in Food
Science or related discipline
Minimum of 8 years product
development experience in the food /pet food industry
Extrusion experience a plus
Working knowledge of FDA,
USDA, AFFCO and related regulations
Experience using Design of
Experiments, statistical analysis and ability to interpret results
Must be detail oriented and
Must have excellent
Job Type: Full-time
experience in food or pet industry: 2 years