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Part Time Food Technologist
American Custom Drying - Burlington, NJ




We have an exciting opportunity for a Part-Time Food Technologist with experience working with various proteins, starch, and flavor systems for the food, beverage and nutritional markets. For more than 50 years AMCO Proteins has been developing and manufacturing functional protein ingredients and protein polymers for customers around the world. With our quality focus and solutions-oriented approach to customers, AMCO Proteins has become a market leader in high-protein powder blends and ingredient systems.

Essential job functions

  • Work closely with sales and customers to provide technical support utilizing a solutions oriented approach:
  • Understanding ingredient, nutritional and label claims required by customer.
  • Identifying where new ingredients are suitable and working with purchasing to obtain ingredients that meet all requirements.
  • Performing ingredient evaluations including information on functionality and applications.
  • Participation in meetings, conference calls, pilot plant and production trials.
  • Develop creative protein blends, concepts and applications in new combinations to apply to food, beverage and nutritional markets.
  • Replicate products and protein blends which already exist in the marketplace.
  • Assist in technical training, communication, presentations or representation of the company for internal and external purposes.
  • Learn Pilot Plant operations to assist in prototype development.

What you need for this position

  • Bachelorís Degree in Food Science or a closely related Applied Science.
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in the Food Ingredients Industry.
  • Preferred experience in developing various protein systems for food applications.
  • Demonstrated understanding of product development, processing, protein/ingredient technologies.


  • True advancement potential in a stable company with great resources and visibility in the market.

Job Type: Part-time

Required education:

  • Bachelor's

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