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Food Technologist Jobs within the food manufacturing sector are particularly specialist positions and ones that have become more in demand in recent years than any other food industry career. Do you have a technical mind? Are you interested in the technology behind food preparation on an industrial scale? If you answer yes to the above, then jobs in food technology could be the career of choice for you.

Basically, food technologist jobs will involve helping to manufacture the food & drink products of the future, developing new techniques and ensuring they are harmless for consumers to eat! Such jobs require immaculate attention to detail along with the ability to (not surprisingly) stick to the severest of hygiene regulations.

Those with successful food technologist careers usually begin with a degree in food science, food studies or of food technology but you can enter with a Btec, HNC /HND or even as an apprentice.

Food technologist jobs look at ways to take existing foods and modify them to create new and/or improved products; fat free for example. You may also work on newly discovered flavours or ingredients and hopefully create totally new recipes. Once this has happened, food technologists will then help design the whole process and machinery to make the new products in industrial quantities.

Jobs in food technology will almost always involve supporting technical / quality assurance teams to ensure products are safe and legal and the NPD department. It will vary from factory to factory so as your food technologist careers develop, you will also gain expertise in areas such as market research, engineering and even planning production.

As with most food industry careers, on top of the specialist qualifications and training, food technology jobs require skills desirable for most careers. These are likely to include high attention to detail, working on your own initiative as well as part of a team, high confidence levels to liaise with customers& suppliers and strong communication skills – verbal and written!

Food technology jobs are as varied as they are exciting positions - Packaging Technologist, Flavour Technologist, Process Technologist to name just a few. Whatever food technologist careers route you choose, assume the chance to progress, grow your skills continually, even moving into supervisory roles. Whilst all the time helping develop the exciting new foods for the consumers of tomorrow.

Yourfoodjob.com, with hundreds of food technologist jobs live at any one time truly are the home of food technology recruitment.

Found 94 jobs in this campaign

  • Packaging Technologist

    • Craigavon, Armagh, Banbridge & Craigavon
    • £Competitive
    • Moy Park

    You will be responsible for the design, development and trialling of packaging materials to meet business and customer requirements across NI sites...

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  • Product Developer

    • London (Central), London (Greater)
    • £negotiable
    • Blue Spark

    Suit a creative and tenacious Product Developer of graduate calibre who has worked in a similar chilled NPD role.

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  • Specifications Technologist

    • Home Counties
    • Competitive salary
    • B3 Jobs Ltd

    Specifications Technologist Job ref: 61918 | Competitive salary | Home Counties The company The business is a leading global manufacturer and suppl...

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  • Senior NPD Technologist

    • East Midlands Region
    • £28,000 - £30,000
    • B3 Jobs Ltd

    Senior NPD Technologist Job ref: 61913 | £28,000 - £30,000 | East Midlands The company This well established, leading food manufacturer which suppl...

  • Senior NPD Technologist

    • Wales
    • Up To 35k DOE
    • Silver Stone Search & Selection Ltd

    Senior NPD Technologist A unique opportunity to join an growing food manufacturer producing premium products for the grocery retail market. T...

  • Technical Manager

    • Sheffield, South Yorkshire
    • £45,000 - 50,000
    • KPI Recruitment Ltd

    My client, part of a major food manufacturing group, is currently looking to appoint an experienced Technical Manager.

  • Health, Safety and Environmental Manager

    • North Yorkshire
    • £30,000 - £50,000
    • KPI Recruitment Ltd

    Here is an opportunity for a health and safety conscious individual to make a real difference at a large food manufacturing site in North Yorkshire.

  • Technical Administrator

    • Northumberland
    • £18,000 - 22,000
    • KPI Recruitment Ltd

    An opportunity has arisen for a motivated and enthusiastic Technical Administrator who is seeking to join a successful and long standing manufactur...

  • Food Technologist

    • Glasgow City
    • £20,000 - 25,000
    • KPI Recruitment Ltd

    This food manufacturer has a great opportunity for a driven individual to join a company passionate about their products.

  • Food Technologist

    • East Lothian
    • £Competitive
    • KPI Recruitment Ltd

    The purpose of the role is to work as part of a Technical team within a well-established food manufacturing organisation.

  • Process Technologist

    • Powys
    • £27,500
    • KPI Recruitment Ltd

    Our Client requires a Process / New Product Development Technologist to manage the introduction of new products, processes and technologies.

  • Technical Manager

    • London (Greater)
    • £40,000 - 45,000
    • KPI Recruitment Ltd

    An opportunity has emerged to join this expanding, BRC accredited food manufacturer in West London

  • Product Developer

    • London (Central), London (Greater)
    • £negotiable
    • Blue Spark

    This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious Product Developer to enhance their skills with an innovative and supportive company.

  • Specifications Technologist

    • East Anglia / Suffolk
    • £28-32k dependent on skills and experience offered
    • Tailormade Resources

    Experienced Specifications Technologist to join an established Food Supplier.

  • Specification Technologist

    • Berkshire (GB)
    • £28,000 - 30,000
    • KPI Recruitment Ltd

    My client, a leader in their field with an excellent reputation for quality and standards, needs a Specification Technologist to join their team.

  • Senior Product Development Technologist

    • Craigavon, Armagh, Banbridge & Craigavon
    • £Competitive
    • Moy Park

    Reporting to the Head of Innovation and Development, this role is responsible for driving consumer led product development projects ...

  • New Product Development Manager

    • London (Central), London (Greater)
    • £negotiable
    • Blue Spark

    This is an excellent chance to join a prominent food manufacturer who produce chilled products across a range of categories for prestigious customers.

  • QA / QC Technologist

    • Home Counties / East Anglia
    • £18,000 - £23,000
    • B3 Jobs Ltd

    QA / QC Technologist Job ref: 61738 | £18,000 - £23,000 | Home Counties / East Anglia The company We are seeking a talented individual to join an i...

  • Process Technologist

    • Lincolnshire
    • £25000 - £28000 per annum
    • The Sterling Choice Ltd

    Process Technologist (Food Manufacturing)£25,000 - £28,000South LincolnshireAre you currently a Process Technologist working in a food manufacturing?D

  • NPD Process Technologist

    • Nottinghamshire
    • £18-20k per annum
    • Jarvis Johnson

    NPD Process Technologist for fast paced Food Manufacturer in Nottinghamshire. Interesting role based across Kitchen, Factory and Office.

  • Development Technologist

    • East Anglia
    • £20,000 - £30,000
    • B3 Jobs Ltd

    Development Technologist Job ref: 61649 | £20,000 - £30,000 | East Anglia The company This is a fantastic opportunity to join a well know company w...

  • Product Developer

    • London (Central), London (Greater)
    • £negotiable
    • Blue Spark

    Suit a creative and tenacious Product Developer of graduate calibre who has worked in a similar chilled NPD role.