Food Technologist - South
DEPARTMENT: Research & Development/Technical Services
LOCATION: South Central, MN
REPORTS TO: Project Manager
• Under direction,
this position is responsible for supporting activities around
customer/sales sample requests, new products and line extensions.
• Conduct product
development project work as a member of a project development team.
• Provide technical
& scientific support for R&D/TS Department.
1. Complete product
development projects (concept through commercialization) within required
timelines and specifications.
2. Solicit, organize
and analyze data and prepare reports on product development research.
3. Collaborate with suppliers, purchasing and management in obtaining
high quality ingredients consistent with projects.
4. Provide on-site
monitoring and technical assistance to operations when transferring
products or processes to production.
innovative concepts and products for internal / external accounts on an
6. Perform other
duties of similar nature or level.
1. Master's degree
in Food Science preferred or an equivalent combination of Bachelor’s degree
and 1-3 years experience performing similar work
in the food industry; sufficient to successfully perform the essential
duties of the job.
2. Formulation and
process experience, knowledge in food science, nutrition, labeling
regulations and ingredient functionality.
computer skills, written and verbal communication skills; effective
interpersonal skills with coworkers and general public.
4. Ability to
prioritize and perform multi-functional tasks simultaneously.
5. Highly motivated individual with ability to work in a fast paced
The above statements are
intended to describe the general nature of the work and may not include all
of the duties required of the position.
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