Sr. Scientist/Food Science Engineer – Bloomfield, NJ
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192 Bloomfield Ave
Bloomfield, NJ 07003 (Map it!
4 Year Degree
At least 4 year(s)
Hartz Mountain Corporation is the leading
consumer packaged goods company in pet supplies. We are currently seeking a
driven and team oriented Scientist/Food Science Engineer to join
our R&D Organization. The position is located in Bloomfield,
with the product development team to manage nutrition/wellness products
from concept to commercialization for companion animals, birds and small
- Formulate nutrition/wellness
products for companion animals, birds, and small animals.
- Develop new products and line
extensions and manage product development activities from concept
- Work with in house
manufacturing and with co-packers to develop processes that will
deliver on product design and concept.
- Identifies and manages cost
improvement projects to deliver cost savings objectives in a timely
- Develops and issues
- Participates in team and
departmental activities such as meetings, committees and
- Maintains technical skills
and personal improvement through appropriate training.
AND MINIMAL EDUCATION LEVEL AND EXPERIENCE:
- BS or MS degree in food
science or Food Engineering.
- Minimum three years of
product development experience on cross functional project teams,
managing product development from concept to commercialization.
- Strong formulation skills and
understanding of food systems.
- Strong knowledge of food
- Strong knowledge of
- Ability to lead and motivate
a project team.
- Excellent oral and written
- Excellent problem solving
- Highly motivated and goal
oriented with ability to adapt quickly to change.
- Requires a high degree of
integrity, maturity, and honesty.
offer rewarding challenges in a professional environment, along with a
competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package, which includes a
401(k) plan. Relocation assistance is not available. No agencies
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