1+ months

Food Technologist-Issaquah, WA

Kelly Services
Preston, WA 98050
**Direct Hire**

**Food Technologist**

Issaquah, WA

**Mon-Fri 8am-5pm**

**Kelly Scientific Resources** is currently hiring for a **Direct Hire** **Food Technologist** to work at a Beverage company in Issaquah, WA.

**Job Summary**

The **Food Technologist** is responsible for leveraging your technical knowledge of formulation, flavors and ingredients, to develop amazing beverages that consumers love and seek. You will be leading projects from idea to commercialization, with the sense of ownership.

**Key Responsibilities:**

+ Lead Beverage formulation projects from benchtop to commercialization. Use knowledge of flavors and flavor chemistry to develop formulas and provide direction in product formulation.

+ Research into ingredients, beverage and flavor technology, their impact on functionality, overall stability and shelf life.

+ Actively identify opportunities to solve product quality problems, to improve efficiency and reduce costs.

+ Partner with our supplier network to deliver meaningful impact to the company (e.g., cost reduction, innovation, etc.).

+ Analyze and present project results, and potential next steps to internal stakeholders.

+ Identify, break down and solve a variety of difficult technical problems.

+ Ability to take initiative and prioritize tasks; good time-management, organizational, problem-prevention and problem-solving skills.

+ Working knowledge of FDA regulations as it applies to CPG industry is desirable but not a must.

+ Ensure food safety, quality, and SQF practices are always followed, notifying immediate manager of any food safety and/or quality issues.

+ Complete other responsibilities as assigned.

**Required Qualifications:**

+ Bachelors degree in Food Science or related field preferred; equivalent experience accepted.

+ Strong working knowledge of food science principles, food manufacturing processes and ingredient functionality.

+ 5+ years of product development experience, ideally in the beverage industry.

+ Ability to accommodate a flexible schedule, occasionally working evenings and weekends as needed for special assignments.

**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
Posted: 2019-11-29 Expires: 2020-01-30

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