PROCESS TECHNOLOGIST

Location
Somerset
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
14 Oct 2016
Closes
11 Nov 2016
Ref
CE-SE003287YFJ
Contract Type
Full Time

Process Technologist

Somerset

Competitive salary

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Process or Product Technologist, or Food Science Graduate with experience in the industry, to join a well-established blue chip food business.

Experience working in the food industry is essential, along with knowledge of process development and a desire to establish a career in this sector. This role will be working closely with both the NPD and Production departments, ensuring the best processes are in place for product launches.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To help co-ordinate trials and introductions of new products working with the NPD team. To make sure the settings and parameters will be put in place for the productions.
  • To manage the wastage project and coordinate the action plan.
  • To make the parameters visual, simple and controllable
  • To evaluate and control results
  • To help adapt parameters to modifications if necessary
  • To help co-ordinate commissioning and introduction of new equipment
  • To train the operators in case of new equipment’s, new recipe or new procedure
  • Increasing the skills of operators, modifying the work methods, put in place new tools

Required Experience:

  • Experience of working within the Food Industry, preferably chilled foods
  • Degree education- ideally within a Food related subject – highly desirable
  • Experience of Product and Process Development
  • Logical and analytical approach to problem solving.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ambitious and driven