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Food Process Technologist

Food Process Technologist (23677/617) Newport, Wales

Salary: GBP46000 - GBP52000 per annum

Food Process Technologist 

Location - Newport
Days role Monday - Friday
£46,000 - £52,000
Large pension scheme
Company shares
Bonus schemes in place
Health care scheme / Life assurance

I'm working with a large food manufacturing company based on the outskirts of Newport, they're looking for someone that has experience in working closely with a food product, collaborating with all departments and improving capabilities. A great opportunity for someone that’s looking for a new challenge in a well established company that’s recently received large investment.


Duties include:

  • Maintains process standards and settings for making great product consistently.
  • Collaborates with site team for determining and validating all key process parameters and standard settings.
  • Leads utilising existing equipment to the best of its ability to improve process control.
  • Leads initiative on how to make great food product for production and engineering teams.
  • Monitors daily manufacturing and quality data to identify opportunity for continuous improvement.
  • Provides coaching and training around areas of expertise for the wider team.
  • Collaborates to develop ideas and get approval for new factory processes including new machinery based on data analysis to ensure continuous improvements.

Experience & skills:

  • Demonstrable experience of process improvement/change within a food manufacturing environment.
  • Knowledge of large-scale cooking and processing.
  • Ideally, a food science degree / qualification
  • If not, a qualification in a science-related field (i.e. chemistry, chemical engineering etc.)
  • Experience in R&D, innovation, NPD
  • Experience in food manufacturing