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Food Scientist

  • LocationTyler, TX 75701 - United States
  • Work TypeFull Time - Permanent
  • Positions1 Position
  • Published At:14 days ago


  • Job no: 37281
  • Categories: R&D

Job Description

Our client, a leading foodservice company, is currently seeking an accomplished Food Scientist to join the team. Here is an overview of the role:

1) Develop benchtop samples according to customer specifications

2) Coordinate and perform line trials within production

3) Identify, develop and validate manufacturing processes leveraging meat science knowledge to achieve productivity, quality and new product objectives

4) Develop and manage timelines for all projects

5) Work closely with manufacturing to ensure that key operational metrics are obtained for productivity and new product startups

6) Work closely with R&D cross sites to ensure that key product requirements are identified and delivered leveraging scientific skills

7) Generate new ideas for product improvements and new products

8) Develop parameters ensuring production process capabilities

9) Ensure that KPSs criteria are developed, specified and achieved

10) Develop product and process specifications for new and existing products

11) Prepare and input information into product specification system

12) Develop accurate specifications for new products

13) Participate in multiple cross-functional teams

14) Serve as the technical expert coordinating between R&D, Operations, Marketing and Procurement teams

15) Identify, develop, validate and commercialize cost optimized solutions

Critical Requirements

1) A university degree is required. Although all candidates are welcome and encouraged to apply, preference will be given to those with degrees in a relevant field

2) Appropriate full-time work experience is mandatory (no students or fresh graduates please)

3) Recent experience in the foodservice industry is strongly preferred

4) Preference will be given to candidates with recent experience in research and development

This role is a great opportunity for the right person looking to advance their career with a wonderful company. If you are qualified and think that you are a strong fit for this role, please apply ASAP!

Compensation and Other Details

Base Salary: Highly competitive package, commensurate with experience

  • Published on 01 Apr 2021, 12:26 PM