Food Scientist - Product Development
Summary : Applies scientific principles in research, development,
production, technology, quality control, packaging and processing of
nutritionally designed foods and dietary supplements. Conducts basic
nutrition research for the development of programs to support product
Essential Duties and Responsibilities : include the following. Other duties
may be assigned.
Conducts bench top product development of nutritional food supplements,
taking product from original concept to completion of manufacturing
Researches and develops nutrition and product parameters for unique
applications in new market places.
Researches methods to support development of new product and program
Evaluates raw materials and finished product contract manufacturers for
product quality and process feasibility.
Provides evaluation and recommendations for product improvements by
addressing flavor, texture, nutritional value, convenience, composition and
Recommends specific ingredient, processes and packaging materials.
Provides technical support to current customer base.
Performs miscellaneous quality control duties.
Performs miscellaneous duties as requested.
Qualifications : To perform this job successfully, an individual must be
able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed
below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities
to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience : Bachelorís degree (B. A.) or Master's degree
(M.A.) in Food Science, Nutrition or related field from four-year college
or university and minimum of three years applied experience; or equivalent
combination of education and experience.
Computer Skills : To perform this job successfully, an individual should
have knowledge of Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, OSAS (basic inquiry),
Nutritionist IV software.
Salary 45 - 65K
Must be authorized to work for any US Employer without sponsorship
No relocation - must live within 50 miles of Moorestown, NJ 08057
No phone calls, please.
Qualified candidates will be contacted within 48 hours.
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