Position Title: Senior Technician
Position Type: Regular - Full-Time
Position Location: Appleton
Grade: Grade 02
Requisition ID: 5696
McCain Foods is seeking a Sr R&D Technician to assist the Food Scientists with research projects, new formulations, pilot plant tests and other duties as they arise.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (other duties as assigned):
Supports Food Scientists in developing and preparing new product formulations
Test new ingredients for cost saving or formula improvement
Completes experiments, according to standardized SOPS, to meet agreed upon project timeline.
Ensure R&D documentation is updated timely and accurately
Assist with preparation for Pilot Plant production runs
Maintain a safe, clean and organized laboratory environment
Identifies, selects and evaluates new raw materials.
Conducts and evaluates sensory testing
High School diploma required plus 5 years of relevant industry experience; BS degree preferred
Basic computer knowledge
Strong verbal/written skills
Ability to work independently, self-started and well as good teamwork skills
Ability to manage multiple projects
Ability to work with common allergens
Ability to interact with customers, suppliers and co-packers
Ability to interact with all levels of the organization
Strong ability to maintain
Attention to detail
McCain Foods is an equal opportunity employer. We see value in ensuring we have a diverse, antiracist, inclusive, merit-based, and equitable workplace. As a global family-owned company we are proud to reflect the diverse communities around the world in which we live and work. We recognize that diversity drives our creativity, resilience, and success and makes our business stronger.
McCain is an accessible employer. If you require an accommodation throughout the recruitment process (including alternate formats of materials or accessible meeting rooms), please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs.
Job Family: Research & Development
Division: Global Research and Development
Department: Research and Development PF and Apps
Location(s): US - United States of America : Wisconsin : Appleton || US - United States of America : Wisconsin : Fort Atkinson || US - United States of America : Wisconsin : Milwaukee || US - United States of America : Wisconsin : Plover || US - United States of America : Wisconsin : Rice Lake || US - United States of America : Wisconsin : Wisconsin Rapids
Company: McCain Foods USA, Inc.