Job: Food Technologist

Title Food Technologist
Categories Technical & Quality
Salary £28,000 pa
Location Skelmersdale
Job Information

Working for a leading name in food production, your role will be to co-ordinate the implementation of new recipes and materials into the factory, running factory trials; providing key samples for customers and relevant evaluations; in line with good manufacturing practice, all customer codes of practice and legal requirements. To support internal and external specification writing as required. To assist with any customer requests as required.

Skills / Experience Required

1.Planning and Organising
-Organises own work so priorities are accomplished within deadlines
–Adapts plans when circumstances change
–Keeps track of activities to know if agreed deadlines are achievable

–Writes fluently and concisely avoiding unnecessary jargonDirect and open when discussing issues–Asks open and probing questions to get to the heart of an issue

3.Working to high standards
- Is thorough and accurate, paying attention to detail
- Produces high quality work, aims for right first time
- Maintains high standards even under pressure

4.Working with others
- works with different departments to solve problems

5.Business operational knowledge (ideally)

6.Customer NPD process knowledge (ideally)

7.Quality systems knowledge / experience (ideally)

If you feel you have the right skills for the job, please forward your current CV at your earliest convenience.

Due to the high levels of interest we receive for our roles, we cannot always respond to each application. Therefore if you do not hear back from us within 7 days, you have not been shortlisted for this role.

Search International Ltd are specialist recruiters within the Food, Drink and FMCG Sector. 

We specialise in Permanent and Interim Recruitment for the following core disciplines – Technical & Quality- Research & Development – Production & Operations – Engineering- Supply Chain- Sales & Marketing – Human Resources – Finance – Graduates – Transport & Logistics

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