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Food Technician

Posted 5 January by PARAGON MEED Easy Apply Ended

A true leader of their industry, our client boasts a multimillion pound turnover. Due to continual growth, an opportunity for a dynamic Food Technician has arisen to join their growing team in South Manchester. You must passionate about the food industry.

You will be working closely with the New Product Development team to ensure all the nutritional specifications are up to date. You will be responsible for generating new product ideas and recipes as well as modifying and improving existing recipes.

You must be passionate about food, have excellent communication skills and have exceptional attention to detail especially in regards to the food hygiene and safety.

The Role:

·Generating new product ideas and recipes

·Modifying and improving existing recipes

·Designing processes and machinery for the production of recipes on a large scale

·Liaising with marketing staff

·Conducting market research

·Supporting the NPD team

·Ensuring that strict hygiene food safety standards are met

·Identifying and choosing products from suppliers

·Monitoring the use of additives and nutrition

·Testing and examining samples

·Writing reports

The Ideal Candidate:

·Excellent written and oral communication skills

·Good teamworking abilities

·Confident

·The ability to work independently

·Exceptional attention to detail, especially regarding food hygiene and safety

·Strong analytical and numerical skills

Our Client is offering a competitive salary of £22,000 - £23,000 + Bonus. You will get 25 days holiday plus your birthday off.

Required skills

  • Communication Skills
  • Food Hygiene
  • Food Industry
  • Nutrition
  • Product Development

Reference: 33548008

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