Bakery Food Scientist/Food Technologist – Lenexa, KS



Aerotek Scientific


Lenexa, Kansas


Scientific Jobs


$60,000.00 to $70,000.00 per Year

Job Type:

Direct Hire

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in food research or applications for the baking industry?

Have you completed additional training such as AIB?

Do you have a passion for creating innovative products in the areas of breads, cakes, tortillas?

If so, Aerotek has the career opportunity for you.

Aerotek Scientific, a national leader in scientific staffing, is currently recruiting for a Direct Hire Sr. Food Scientist for our client in the Kansas City area.

The Sr. Food Scientist will be a part of the Innovations Center and will therefore be responsible for developing new bakery ingredients and/or applications and will also support operations for product launches.

In addition, this position will:

Facilitate internal and external plant trials
Develop QA testing procedures
Troubleshoot product problems and quality
Collaborate with other departments including sales and marketing.

The ideal candidate will have in depth knowledge and expertise with baking ingredients such as dough conditioners, enzymes, chemical leavening agents, and emulsifiers including how those agents affect the baking process and products.

This is an incredible opportunity to use creativity and technical insight to manage multiple projects for the companies’ client base.

The incumbent will be communicating across internal departments and with external customers in addition to mentoring and training peers and subordinates. Excellent communication skills are critical.


MS or PhD in Food Science along with formal baking training is required.
Strong communication, creativity, and technical skills are a must.
Candidates must be able to convey intelligently their experience with functional baking ingredients and hands on baking experience as a master baker.

Interviews for this position are currently in progress, apply immediately.

*Qualified candidates should email resumes to amiddend(AT) or contact Angela at 816-701-1738 to be considered for this great opportunity.*

Required Skills for Bakery Food Scientist/Food Technologist Job:

  • AIB

About Aerotek Scientific:

Join Aerotek Scientific LLCSM, one of the fastest growing providers of scientific and clinical research services in the nation. Due to our growth, we're constantly on the lookout for qualified professionals to place in contract, contract-to-hire, and permanent placement positions across the scientific and clinical research communities. At Aerotek Scientific, we know it's more than just your day-to-day responsibilities that can make or break a job. It's the support you get. That's the reason Aerotek Scientific offers a variety of benefits including medical, dental, optical, 401k, and many more. Don't put your career in the hands of just anyone, put it in the hands of a specialist. Join the Aerotek Scientific team! Allegis Group and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers.

Contact Information

Angela Middendorf

Aerotek Scientific - Kansas City, MO

3420 Broadway
Suite 100
Kansas City, MO  64111

TEL: (816) 701-1738

FAX: (816) 701-1790


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