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Flavor Applications Lab Tech

Zing Professional Recruiting a Peoplelink Group Company
Bridgewater, NJ
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

A leading flavor manufacturing company has an immediate opening for a Flavor Applications Lab Tech to support different project across selected applications areas. Ideal candidate should have a food science background with strong technical skills.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Working at lab scale to test ingredients in various applications (water and buffer systems, beverages, sweet baked goods, snack bars, sweet sauces are some examples) to investigate and demonstrate the value of new technologies through product formulation
  • Developing and testing formulations, performing all necessary technical analysis
  • Conduct team tastings, organize, and report results
  • Organizing, summarizing, and reporting data generated from experiments in a timely fashion
  • Analyzing and understanding data, results, and scientific literature to advance projects
  • Scale up experimental samples for formal sensory analysis
  • Keeping detailed records of all tasks
  • Communicating progress through presentations as necessary
  • Working both independently and collaboratively with others, to meet project timelines and deliverables
  • Maintain a clean, safe work environment. Follow guidelines set out for good housekeeping and safety

Qualified candidates will have:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Food Science, or related field
  • Previous experience in formulation development across applications segments
  • Experience with sweeteners. flavors with modifying properties preferred
  • Knowledge of common food processes and food ingredients, food ingredient functionality and flavor knowledge are a plus
  • Prior laboratory experience, basic knowledge of food lab protocols and lab safety are a plus
  • Team player, able to work with limited supervision, problem solver, and self-starter
  • Demonstrated ability to experiment at the bench, synthesize and conclude on findings
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written technical communication skills, e.g., making presentations and writing reports
  • Demonstrates a high degree of energy, personal commitment, and ownership
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver against agreed deadlines
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Apply now! Qualified candidates will be reached within 24-48 hours.

Company Description
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Zing Professional Recruiting a Peoplelink Group Company


Bridgewater, NJ