Senior Food Scientist

  • Location: Vancouver
  • Posting Date: September 20, 2021
  • Job Order ID: 518953.7
  • Consultant: Jeff Danis
  • Industry: Manufacturing
R&D SCIENTIST

Our client is passionate about food that is good and good for you! Founded over 25 years ago, they are headquartered on the west coast, employing over 350 people at its facilities in both Canada and the United States. On their behalf, we are currently looking for an R&D Scientist to conduct experiments and product trials. Reporting to the Manager of R&D, you will be part of the product development team and be part of the growth of the company product portfolio.

Responsibilities:


  • Researches new raw materials and applications.
  • Develop new product prototypes for presentation.
  • Conducts plant trials and oversees new product start-ups.
  • Provides recommendations, and implements next steps.
  • Informs team on current developments, new technologies, and innovative ingredients.
  • Works with cross-functional teams.
  • Manages multiple projects.
  • Leads product development projects from concept to commercialization.
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Food Science, or related degree.
  • Experience in the whole health/natural organics industry would be an asset.
  • Minimum 5 years of Product Development, R&D experience
  • Able to identify opportunities and exhibit high energy and a willingness to be involved.
  • Knowledge in food chemistry and statistical analysis.

If this sounds like a fit for your background and interest, please send us a note and I look forward to connecting with you. jeff@macdonaldsearchgroup.com