expand our non-GMO and vegan dietary supplement lines. Are you
knowledgeable and passionate about non-GMO’s? Are
you interested in cutting edge new dietary supplements? Do you like the
idea of getting paid to research a non-GMO/vegan supply chain? Does working
as part of a multidisciplinary team to bring non-GMO and vegan products to
market sound appealing? If you’ve answered yes to these questions, send us
your resume and let’s talk about you joining the Research and Development
team at Threshold Enterprises.
Specific Job Duties:
Documentation Responsibilities: The Technical Document Specialist
(TDS) will manage the investigation process of identifying Threshold’s
supply chain as non-GMO and/or vegan. The TDS will create, refine, update
and store documentation; manage processes and coordinate with all necessary
departments as relating to the identification of non-GMO/vegan materials.
Research resources for these documents may include, but are not limited to,
material supplier contact, internet databases and technical
Project Coordination: The TDS will work in conjunction with both in
house resources and out of house material suppliers to identify
non-GMO/vegan materials in the formulations of existing products. The TDS
will need to contact material suppliers and coordinate with multiple
departments throughout the documentation process. The TDS will assist the
Non-GMO Team in tracking, expediting, and facilitating the
materials/formulations for non-GMO labeling.
Communication Responsibilities: The TDS will support the department
in all details pertaining to the determination, identification and
development of our non-GMO/vegan product lines. The TDS will interface with
multiple departments and material suppliers to identify and document the
non-GMO/vegan materials. The TDS will provide ongoing support for the
non-GMO/vegan lines for R&D, sales, marketing, QC, and purchasing.
Perform all other tasks assigned by Threshold Management.
Minimum Qualifications Required:
B.A. or B.S. degree
High level of organization.
Positive attitude, team player, excellent communication skills.
Experience with Microsoft Office.
Skills and/or Training Desired :
B.S. in Nutrition, Food Science, Physiology, Biology, Chemistry or related
Interest and experience with dietary supplements or herbalism.
Knowledge of non-GMO and vegan issues, labeling initiatives and
Familiarity with the Non-GMO Project; understanding of the Non-GMO Project
Standards a plus.
Knowledge of the therapeutic uses of nutrition and botanicals.
Experience in the food supplement industry or post undergraduate coursework
in nutrition, food science or botanicals.
To Apply For This Position
Send your resume to:
Threshold Enterprises, Ltd.
Attention Human Resources
23 Janis Way
Scotts Valley CA 95066
fax (831) 461-1288
Applications are available in building 23 Janis Way in Scotts Valley.
Threshold Enterprises is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Established in 1978, Threshold Enterprises is a well
known national nutritional supplements distributor and manufacturer
of award winning Source Naturals® and Planetary Herbals™ brands. The
company's brands are sold through more than 7,000 store Health Food Store
and internet channels. The company has grown significantly through
exceptional channel relationships, product innovation and the reputation of
its brands for potency, quality and value. Threshold Enterprises is one of
Santa Cruz County's larger employers, with over 600 employees.