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Flavor Chemist - Los Angeles, CA

Kelly Services
Los Angeles, CA 90006
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**Flavor Chemist - Los Angeles, CA**



**Position Overview:** Designs, duplicates, develops and improves new and/or existing products utilizing existing and new raw materials. Directs the development, testing and evaluation of prototype formulations as required by customers and inter-company requests. Calculates cost on all products developed. Contacts QC, Analytical, Production and inter-company lab personnel regarding resources, production and QC procedures and analytical testing requirements.



**Essential Duties and Responsibilities:**




+ Duplicates customer supplied flavors, in-house and vendor flavors based on requests received for various purposes, including cost cutting, substitution, discontinuance etc.

+ Creates, develops and matches new and/or existing flavors from scratch, using essential oils, aromatic chemicals, extracts and any other flavor raw materials available in the industry, based on defined customer needs or as possible proprietary products, with minimal direction, instructions and supervision.

+ Maintains, upgrades and organizes existing library of raw materials on a regular basis by keeping up-to-date on new materials available in the industry and regularly ordering samples to expand library.

+ Utilizes GC/MS analysis to assist in the duplication and creation of flavors.

+ Performs cost calculations on all work performed.

+ Enters all development work in R&D formula files and database.

+ Performs shelf life studies and stability testing when needed.

+ Assists the QC and production departments in first-time production of all new products to resolve production difficulties.

+ Ensures kosher status on appropriate requests.

+ Supplies Applications Lab with any newly developed flavors.

+ Provides training to new and current employees in flavor development.

+ Adheres to all safety procedures and policies.

+ Performs all other duties as assigned.



**Job Requirements:**




+ Bachelor's degree (BS) in Food Science, Chemistry, or related field.

+ Five (5) or more years of Research and Development (R&D) experience.

+ Five (5) or more years of flavor development experience.



**For immediate consideration, apply today! Questions? Call Airika at 562-206-2707 or Email at airc843@kellyscientific.com**






**Why Kelly** **** **?**



With Kelly, youll have access to some of the worlds highest regarded scientific organizationsproviding you with opportunities to work on todays most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits youll be proud to help advance. We work with 90 of the Fortune 100 companies and found opportunities for more than 10,000 scientific professionals last year.


You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world a better place. Let Kelly fuel your careerconnect with us today.




**About Kelly** ****



At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm

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Posted: 2019-11-04 Expires: 2019-12-05

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