Process Technologist (FMCG Food)

13 Oct 2016
10 Nov 2016
Lucy Stokes
Contract Type
Full Time
A blue chip FMCG chilled foods manufacturer with a site near Spalding is now recruiting a Process Technologist to join their team.

Reporting to the Process Manager, the successful Process Technologist will work to ensure the smooth transition of newly approved products from concept through to launch, ensuring the technical and quality standards are achieved. The Process Technologist will be required to challenge current factory processes and look for improvements, efficiencies and value engineering.

The successful Process Technologist will ideally be educated to degree / HND level in a food or technical related discipline with an experience of process, NPD, auditing or technical administration in a chilled foods manufacturing environment. 

Process Technologist duties include:

- Plan, organise and carry out factory trials on approved products
- Manage communication as required on process development matters with customers, both internal and external, and suppliers to develop relationships
- Ensure quality standards, other relevant standards and HACCP are applied to NPD to meet Food Safety, Quality and Legality, and customer specified requirements.
- Liaise with internal concept development through attending internal panels on various concept ideas and offering input on technical constraints by technical services.
- Ensure that all new raw materials / suppliers have been risk assessed and audited as required prior to trials and launch.
- Conduct hazard analysis studies during the development process to identify and assess all potential safety hazards and associated risks.
- Provide info to allow product specifications to be completed
- Organise and liaise where necessary customer visits

Application via CV. Due to high levels of interest, we regret we cannot provide individual feedback to candidates. If you have not been contacted within 5 working days please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Process Technologist 
FMCG chilled foods
£23,000 - £25,000
Mon - Fri. 8.30-5pm

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