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Ref: A28-S6748

R&D Technologist

  • Antrim / Derry
  • See description
  • Permanent full-time
  • Updated 11/01/2017
  • Sean Metrustry
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Description

Our client, a world-class food manufacturer, who has established their Centre of Manufacturing Excellence in NI – is looking to recruit an experienced R&D Technologist.

 

Ref:  A28-S6748

Our client, a world-class food manufacturer, who has established their Centre of Manufacturing Excellence in NI – is looking to recruit an experienced R&D Technologist. 

The Role:

  • Providing technical support to develop new products / and or improve existing products and processes, leading to improved profitability for the Group. 
  • Be responsible for ensuring both legal and internal compliance when developing new recipes, specifications, etc, ensuring ingredient acceptability in regional and global markets (eg Halal, organic, GM etc)
  • Reporting to the Technical Manager, the person will liaise with technical and commercial colleagues and be actively involved in customer concerns
  • Play a key role in dealing with product complaints and providing technical support on general requests internally and externally when required

The Person:

The successful candidate must be able to clearly demonstrate the following skills and experience:

  • 3rd level qualification in a scientific/food technology discipline or equivalent experience
  • Experience working in a food manufacturing environment, ideally a minimum of 1 years’ experience within Quality or R&D
  • Customer focused able to act as a credible customer facing representative
  • Knowledgeable of factory processes, production flow and process capacities and constraints

A competitive package is on offer to the successful candidate.   The postholder will be based in the North West with some opportunity to travel to other sites, customers, trade shows etc.

To apply please forward your CV (in Word format) using the link provided.

TechMet is a dedicated Engineering and Technical Recruitment Consultancy.  

The consultant managing your application will be an MEng or MSc qualified Engineer with experience in industry.  They are professionally qualified to advise on your technical suitability for this role or other vacancies.

To apply please forward your CV (in Word format) using the link provided, or for a confidential conversation on this or any other roles in the pipeline please telephone Sean Metrustry  (Director) on 028 9446 2620.

Key words:   R&D, R&D Technologist, Food Processing, Food Manufacturing, Manufacturing, Production, R&D, Research and Development, Scientific, R&D, R&D Technologist


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