Idaho (Pocatello, Idaho Area)
September 22, 2009
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Foods is currently seeking a Food Scientist for the Lewisville, Idaho
location. This position will focus on new product development and product
improvement in the retail and food service markets. This position will
report to the VP of R&D.
•New product development and product improvement for the retail and food
service business in accordance with overall business plan.
•Coordinate new product or product improvement production, testing and
compliance with all involved internal and external teams and customers.
•Work with QA in developing specifications for new products and testing
procedures for specification compliance.
•Source and communicate with current vendors and suppliers and ensure
•Evaluate, monitor and update technical documentation, including
specifications and formulas. Conduct training as necessary.
•Working knowledge of food labeling laws with the ability to ensure product
compliance with FDA laws and regulations.
•Review and monitor product labels and ensure accuracy.
•Communicate with, answer inquiries and assist QA in resolving customer
complaints associated with the value added business.
and/or Experience: B.S. in food science from an accredited college or
university, chemistry or microbiology with experience (minimum 5 years).
Must have 2-5 years of experience in product development in the food
industry. Strong knowledge of FDA laws and regulations governing the food
industry, HACCP, and GMPs. Knowledge of standard lab practices and
procedures. Must have a strong understanding of fundamental principles of
food science and technology.
nearly 50 years, Idahoan Foods has been the gold standard in prepared
potato products. Headquartered in the heart of America’s potato country,
Idahoan Foods employs an extensive network of potato experts that oversee
the potatoes from field to shelf. The company offers a full spectrum of
convenient mashed, hash brown, and casserole products under the Idahoan®,
Paradise Valley®, and all-natural Honest Earth™ brand names. For more
information, visit www.idahoan.com.
- No third party
Job ID: 752646