Pride Corporation employs approximately 40,500 people and operates chicken
processing plants and prepared-foods facilities in 14 states, Puerto Rico and
Mexico. The Company's primary distribution is through retailers and
foodservice distributors. For more information, please visit http://www.pilgrims.com.
position is based at the Elberton, GA Plant.
Development of new products and
line extensions from bench top to commercialization
Provide technical support for
internal and external customers
Identify, develop and install
ideas for costs savings and product improvements
Design the evaluation of new
technology and processes
Document all testing procedures
and prepare recommended production procedures
Lead and manage
interdepartmental teams and intra- departmental project teams
Hire, train and mentor approved
Meet project goals and project
BS in Food Science or related
field plus a minimum of 7 years relevant work experience preferred.
MS in Meat /Food Science or
related field plus a minimum of 5 years relevant work experience
May travel up to 40% of time.
Protein experience in Product
Development in a Food company required.
Proven project management
skills and outstanding presentation skills