Food Process Validation Technologist

SCI Recruitment for Scientists
West Midlands
From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum depending on previous skills and exp
29 Jul 2017
18 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Food Process Validation Technologist
Ref: 19561
My client company provides scientific, technical, and legislative support to the food, drinks and allied industries worldwide. The practical application of technical excellence lies at the heart of all that they do and is supported by their industry-leading facilities, expertise and knowledge.
A role has become available for a process validation technologist to assist with managing and delivering scientific and technical projects in the Thermal Processing area on a range of contract/consultancy and training projects.
Main responsibilities of the role will include:
•Planning and execution of technical work, as guided by the line manager, on a mixture of research, contract and training projects •Responding to direct technical enquiries from clients•Interpretation of data, results and preparation of client reports to agreed standards •Providing support for training courses and presentations•Assisting with hygiene/good housekeeping activities within the department
The ideal candidate will possess:
•Technical knowledge of the food industry (science and technology) across the heat preserved foods sector•Degree or equivalent in food technology, engineering or physical sciences•Full UK/EU driving licence and ability to travel freely within the UK and beyond•A demonstrable understanding of the thermal processing of foods•Good verbal and written communication skills to support project management and business development activities
Applications are invited from food scientists with direct relevant experience in the thermal processing of foods and technical knowledge of the food industry.
Role: PermanentLocation: West MidlandsSalary: £18,000 to 24,000 depending on experience
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