Innovation Technologist

East Midlands Region
up to £24,000
04 Oct 2016
21 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Innovation Technologist

Job ref: 60736 | up to £24,000 | East Midlands

The company

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a business that is passionate and devoted to their products and people. Operating from several purpose built facilities, products are produced and supplied to UK retail, food service and food manufacturing customers.

The job

Working within the framework of the innovation strategy, the purpose of your role is to complete trials to investigate new and emerging technologies associated with our product sectors. You will use expertise in experimental techniques and methods to prove new and emerging technologies, operate to best technical practice, maintaining food safety, legality, quality and customer requirements, capturing all relevant due diligence data during projects and trials, review results from trials and make recommendations, attend conferences and exhibitions and provide support to unit NPD programmes where applicable.

Your experience

You will be educated to a degree / HND level in a food science or technology related discipline and possess relevant process experience within food manufacturing, ideally in the chilled foods sector. You will be able to demonstrate a good knowledge of microbiology, nutrition, process and legality plus be open minded and have the confidence to contact external suppliers and centres of excellence to investigate and understand new technologies.

More details

The Innovation Technologist job is based in the East Midlands region and is paying up to £24,000 according to individual skills and previous experience. This working hours are Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm.

How to apply

If this really sounds like you and you want be considered for the Innovation Technologist job, please click the Apply button.

Or, alternatively you can apply directly for this job, by emailing me, Victoria Holyoake, quoting job reference 60736.

What happens next

After applying for jobs, we will call you for a confidential chat to discuss the full job details and your requirements within 24 hours on the assumption your credentials fit the requirements for the role.

b3 jobs is a professional, friendly and progressive food recruitment consultancy established in 2000 dedicated to the food manufacturing industry. We are a market leader for permanent jobs within food and drink manufacturing throughout the UK.  All of our consultants have considerable experience in recruitment so you can be confident that they will have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

We deal with food jobs covering product development / NPD, quality assurance / QA, technical, process, production, operations, planning, supply, sales, account management, engineering, microbiology, food technology, specifications, marketing, logistics, purchasing, hygiene and auditing.  We cover all job levels including Managers, Technologists, Technicians, Managers, Team Leaders, Managers and Directors.