Food Product Technologist
Job ref: 62256 | c. £23,000 + benefits | South Central / West Midlands
The business provides scientific, technical, and legislative support to the food, drinks and allied industries worldwide. The practical application of technical excellence lies at the heart of all that they do and is supported by their industry-leading facilities, expertise and knowledge.
The purpose of the Product Technologist is to deliver food related scientific and technical projects resulting in innovative, high quality and cost-effective solutions to the food industry and internal clients.
You will execute technical food related projects/research including developing new products, much of which will be practical work in the kitchen and pilot plant facilities. This is a ‘very hands’ on role working as a team, requiring an ability to manage your own time and meet deadlines.
There is also a good balance of office-based activities collecting project data and interpreting results for client reports. As experience develops there will be more scope to expand the role.
To be considered for the Product Technologist role, you be educated to a degree level in a food technology, food science, nutrition or related discipline together with previous experience working within a food industry NPD, Food Technologist, technical or similar role, either from within a university placement or full-time, post-grad role. You will possess excellent communication skills, have a passion for food and processing equipment and effective time management skills.
The Product Technologist job is based in the South Central / West Midlands region and is paying c. £23,000 according to individual skills and previous experience plus excellent benefits including 24 days holiday + bank holidays, pension, health scheme, holiday buying/selling scheme, subsidised restaurant and free parking.
The working hours are Monday to Friday, office hours (early finish on a Friday).
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Alternative job titles
Food Technologist | NPD Technologist | New Product Development Technologist | Food Product Developer | Food Product Development Jobs | Food Science Graduate Jobs | Food Technology Jobs | Gloucestershire