174908 - Food Technologist - NJ
Industry
ADM
Region
NJ-New Jersey
City
Plainsboro
State
NJ
Rate
Up to $32.00 DOE
Duration
4 Months
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Food Technologist for an opening in Plainsboro, NJ.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Accountable to Flavor Applications Management
Responsible for application of flavor samples to requisitions and new flavor creations
Assists in the training, development and coordination of activities of more junior Technologists
May accompany account executives on sales calls as technical support
Conducts work sessions with customer as needed
Conducts research to advance technical knowledge or solve technical problems essential to flavor development, food applications or delivery systems
Develops creative flavor blends, concepts and applications in new combinations to apply to meat, poultry and seasoning products.
Take a lead role in customer presentations
Replicates products and flavor blends which already exist in the marketplace
Possesses advanced knowledge of our customer products and processes and applies this knowledge to the development of new product concepts
Establishes the stability of flavors in different applications including setting up a storage study system for
evaluation of our different application systems
Maintains ongoing communications with customers, sales people and co-workers on projects


REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
Has a proven technical track record in Na reduction, marination, and flavoring of various protein systems.
Demonstrated understanding of product development, processing, flavor/ingredient technologies
Proven track record of strong project management
Strong communication, computer and organizational skills
Ability to work in team environment
Demonstrated effective time management skills


EDUCATION:
Bachelors Degree in Meat Science or a closely related Applied Science and 5 years experience in the Flavor industry OR 10 years of experience with flavors with an emphasis on meat and savory development. Masters degree preferred.

WORK HOURS:
1st Shift, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Full-Time

Contact
Silmese Graves at sgraves@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
11832 Fishing Point Drive, Suite 100
Newport News, VA 23606

Phone: (757) 595-0005 x261 or (877) 244-5418 x261

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.