Research & Development Technician

Job Description

At this position you will handle all the functions that pertains to the R & D department. Commercialization of products by working with marketing, management, and sales teams within the framework of the stage-gate process.


DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

·        Produce daily R&D production samples as assigned

·        Pack, label, and handle sample products

·        Adhere to all safety procedures while performing job functions

·        Maintain storage and distribution of ingredients

·        Maintain kitchen laboratory equipment conforming to proper sanitation standards

·        Work collectively with food associates and managers for daily production samples

·        Ensure good documentation practices

·        Track daily production samples inventory

·        Additional duties and projects as assigned

 

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

·        Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent

·        0-4 years of relevant experience working in the food industry

·        Good communication skills (writing & verbal)

·        Must be proficient in Microsoft Office

·        Willingness to work early morning hours and evening as necessary

·        Possess a proactive work ethic

·        Possess a positive attitude, be flexible/adaptable and able to practice team building and demonstrate good, positive people skills.

·        Excellent written and verbal communications skills

·        Analytical ability to develop and implement improvements or recommendations

·        Ingredient knowledge and costing for new product development and plans.

·        Self-motivated

·        Organized time management

·        Highly adaptable and able to shift priorities as necessary to meet multiple project timelines


 

THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:

·        Food Manufacturer of specialty savory products

·        Family owned and operated, headquartered in Belmont, NC.

·        Deep roots within their industry


BENEFITS:

·        Dental Insurance

·        Health Insurance

·        Vision insurance

·        Life Insurance

·        Paid Time Off

·        Paid Holidays

·        401K


If you are interested, please complete form below and submit your resume.



Benefits

  • Vision
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Life Insurance
  • 401k

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