Our Client is a highly regarded company in the Food Industry providing research, training and consultancy services to a wide variety of companies and undertaking project and development work as well as compliance and training to well known brands.
An opportunity has arisen for a Product Technologist to work in the Food Manufacturing Technologies department. The role will involve managing a number of projects related to meat, pet food and other similar products, and is aiming to support innovation in food products across a broad range of food processing technologies and product categories.
You will have :
- A degree in Food Science and Nutrition, Food Science and Technology, Animal Nutrition or equivalent.
- Proven competence of working in a food research, preferably meat and pet food environment.
- Knowledge of food processing technologies and a genuine interest in food new product development (NPD).
- Good communication and organisational skills for holding discussions with staff and clients.
- A full UK/EU driving licence.
Duties of the role would include :
- Delivery of scientific and technical projects to a variety of clients and customers in the food industry
- Spanning the entire NPD chain through concept to pilot plant trials to implementation in production
- General Admin in the Section as required.
- General laboratory housekeeping duties.
Some relevant experience would be preferred however, training will be given. Due to location it will be necessary to have your own transport.
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