Food Technologist

Our client, a growing food manufacturer, is currently looking for a Food Technologist to join their team based in the Wellington region.

Reporting to the Senior Product Development Technologist you will be responsible for the development of new and existing products from project initiation through to commercialisation.

To be considered, you will need to bring your blend of technical knowledge and experience as well as excellent communication and interpersonal skills.  Your positive attitude and self-motivation will be vital in proving yourself as a strong team player. 

The ideal candidate needs to have: 
  • Tertiary qualification in Food Technology/Science or similar
  • Minimum of 2 years practical product development experience
  • Highly developed communication skills
  • Well developed project management skills
  • Proven innovation and product improvement skills
  • Proven ability to lead projects within tight deadlines
  • Knowledge and skills of production processes relating to the FMCG environment  

In return you will be offered a competitive salary and be given strong technical and management support to achieve your professional goals. 

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To apply for this position please click on the relevant button below, alternatively for a confidential and discreet inquiry contact Franziska Buch on 0800 171 000 if calling from New Zealand, +64 4 472 6558 if calling internationally or email .

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