Get Food Science JobsGet Food Science Jobs

Food Scientist - Memphis TN

NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPER - Refrigerated food

Position Summary:
As an integral part of our team, researches, conducts experiments, gathers data, develops preliminary findings and prepares written reports for the development of new products beginning at conception through successful commercialization. Also, supports maintenance of existing brands such as cost savings projects and nutrition improvements. Selects appropriate methods, tests and procedures for testing. Develops project timelines, creates technical proposals and reports and makes recommendations. We are not able to offer Sponsorship for this position.

What would I be doing at this job?
Complete project objectives under the direction of our management team.
Conceptualize and develop new product prototypes to support New Product or Existing Business initiatives.
Improve existing products by optimizing product formulas or attributes (cost, nutritional profiles, and ingredient statements).
Maintain accurate and complete records of project work.
Work with pilot plant equipment and external partners with significant supervision.
Conduct plant trials and new product start-ups.
Develop raw material, packaging, finished product and processing specifications.
Execute experiments and prepare results for review.
Develop prototypes that deliver project objectives. This may include ordering and weighing ingredients, as well as assembling prototypes for product evaluation.
Prioritize and execute multiple projects simultaneously. Projects may be of limited scope and responsibility and may require significant supervisory direction to complete successfully.

How can I get noticed for this job? Your resume should reflect these experiences you have had:
Bachelors degree in Food Science, Chemical Engineering or Food Engineeringis highly preferred
3+ years of industry experience in food manufacturing is required
Use of excellent verbal and written communication skills with our customers and sales team
Capable of prioritizing workload to maximize team support
Strong, general reasoning and analytical skills
Basic knowledge of food processing and packaging unit operations
Basic knowledge of ingredient functionality
Basic knowledge of food chemistry.
Strong ability to maintain confidentiality
Able to work on deadlines to meet goals and adapt to schedule changes
High level of personal, work and professional ethics
Proficient in basic office software applications (email, word processing, spreadsheets, presentation)

If you are applying, candidates who answer these 5 questions will be moved to the top of the list for this job.

What is your formal educational attainment?
Describe 2 NPD projects you have led from ideation to commercialization.
How many years of experience do you have working as a Food Scientist?
Do you require sponsorship to work in the USA now or any time in the future?
Do you live in the Memphis area? If not, why do you want to move here?

Matt Scheihing
President | Sr. Executive Recruiter
J. Miles Personnel Services
417-882-5585
jmiles@jmiles.com
FoodandBeverageRecruiter.com

Job Closed

This position is currently filled/closed/expired, please CLICK HERE to search for similar positions.

Critical Need Jobs


Employer Information

Previous Page New Search

I think your website is fantastic. Thanks.

Karen Kasiecki, Food Science

Join 2,700 other Food Science Professionals receiving FREE weekly job listings to their inbox every week.

We value your privacy. We will not rent your email to anyone.

Browse other Food Science Jobs in Tennessee

  1. Environmental Health And Safety Professional

    Memphis, TN
    If you desire to be an integral part of a dynamic team of science and technology leaders, then Leidos Civil is the place for you!....
  2. Class A CDL Truck Driver - TSC Chemical

    Memphis, TN
    Kenan Advantage Group is North America's largest bulk transportation and logistics provider to the petroleum, merchant gases, cryo...
  3. High-Earning Sales Career Training Provided

    West Memphis, AR
    Take your career and your annual income to new heights with Platinum Supplemental Insurance. Platinum is a marketer of cost-effect...
  4. Insurance Sales Representative

    Memphis, TN
    Hiring an Insurance Sales Professional for a Local Allstate Agency Are you looking for a career with a local small business with t...
  5. Logistics Operator

    Memphis, TN
    LOGISTICS OPERATOR (Load / Unload Operator) . Bioenergy a biodiesel manufacture is currently seeking to hire Temporary Logistics O...
  6. SURFACE WARFARE OFFICER

    Memphis, TN
    Americas Navy has the most modern, advanced fleet of ships in the entire world. Surface Warfare Officers (SWOs) are trained extens...
  7. Professional Contractors - Grow Your Business...

    All cities, AR
    Over 25 million homeowners have trusted HomeAdvisor to help them find quality contractors with the expertise to turn their home im...
  8. Automotive Tool Sales / Route - Full Training

    Southaven, MS
    Mac Tools doesn't just offer a job. Our company provides opportunities for fulfilling route sales careers where you can build thei...
  9. CDL A Owner Operators - 85% of Gross Revenue!

    Memphis, TN
    CDL A Owner Operators - 48 State Flatbed Carriers!85% of Gross Revenue!Weekly SettlementsTrailer Rent AvailableE Log Provided - Mo...
  10. Online Surveys - Work From Home - $20 Bonus...

    All cities, AR
    Online paid surveys is the best way to earn money working from home, and you may envy that ability. Sign up today and you may be e...
Browse all Food Science Jobs in Tennessee
Previous Page New Search