Food Technologist (Full Time)

Location UK / Armagh

Job Type

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 1 week ago

Reference 1372564

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Food Technologist (Full Time) based in Armagh

Food Technologist (Full Time)

Linwoods is a leading manufacturer and supplier of bakery and healthy superfood products. 

A vacancy has arisen for a full time Food Technologist. This role will focus on the development of products within our Bakery, Ingredients and Health Food departments.  The successful candidate must be self motivated and have a strong background in nutrition and health.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To develop and produce new products as determined by the New Product Development Team
  • To continually strive to modify  and improve current products
  • To manage new product trials
  • To compile/check/approve product specifications and labelling
  • To carry out research on new ingredients
  • Co-operate and communicate closely with Production, Commercial, Technical, Engineering and Finance to ensure the effective and efficient running of the NPD process.

Essential Criteria:

  • Degree in Food Technology/Food Science or a similar degree with an emphasis on food nutrition
  • At least 1 years experience in a similar role within a FMCG capacity
  • Strong organisational and communication skills
  • Minimum GCSE English/Maths/Science or equivalent
  • IT proficient

To apply please click on the APPLY NOW button below to forward an up to date CV and attached monitoring form

Closing date for receipt of applications: Friday 16th November 2018    

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applicants from all sections of the community.