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R&D Food Scientist/Manager

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R&D Food Scientist/Manager

R&D Food Scientist/Manager

New Ulm, MN

Full Time with Benefits

Job Id: 6633


Are you looking for an opportunity to advance your career in the Food Products supplier Industry? This exciting opportunity offers a competitive salary plus an excellent benefits package including, medical insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, 401K, paid vacation, paid holidays, and paid PTO. Does this position match your future career goals? Then this opportunity could be the right fit for you.


We are looking for a R&D Food Scientist/Manager for our client in the Industry. In this position the ideal candidate will manage the R&D department and will work with sales and production to develop products that meet customer requirements.  



  • Provides upper management with formulation, cost, and yield information.
  • Plans, coordinates, documents, and reports on test runs and results.  Identifies   any potential issues or improvements to the process or formulations and discusses with management team.
  • Establishes an efficient base of external vendors for ingredients, packaging, equipment and technical support.
  • Provide technical support to Sales, Quality Assurance, and Operations.
  • Maintains information regarding ingredient specifications, formulas, processes and analytical data such as quality attributes, yield information, and sensory results.
  • Oversees the creation and approves modifications to specifications as required for new/revised SKU’s.



  • Must have Bachelor Degree or higher, preferably in Meat and Food Science.
  • Technical knowledge in the manufacturing of Commercially Sterile products.
  • Must be able to translate customer’s needs into new products.
  • Advanced working knowledge of an R&D organization, including product development flow and project management from conception to product launch.
  • Ability to define problems, collect and interpret data, draw valid conclusions, and propose solutions.
  • Must be proficient in presenting technical ideas and solutions in technical reports, proposals and in customer presentations.




  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Direct Hire
  • Paid PTO
  • Paid Vacation


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