Kellogg Senior Food Technologist in BATTLE CREEK, Michigan
Come grow with us and advance your career in the food service industry. As a Senior Food Technologist you will lead food process technology projects and programs including scale-up and introduction of new Kellogg products, product quality improvements, productivity increases, and capacity changes in our Supply Chain. Innovate with us by developing, managing, and executing food product projects. You will use your creativity and problem solving skills to help ensure that the Kellogg’s brand upholds the quality we are known for. Engage with us by developing, managing, and executing food product projects.
As a member of a dynamic and experienced team, working with an extensive team of contactors, you will play a role in making us the most innovative food company in the world. We are looking for someone who is motivated, innovative and a good team player who can develop, and translate research, extracting insights that help create experiences to delight our consumers.
HERE’S A TASTE OF WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING
Skilled Leadership and Drive to Succeed - Directing activities and leading a team of analysts
Strong Analytics - Demonstrating and/or developing expertise in the operation of key analytical instrumentation and direct/perform analyses
Consulting and Partnership - Consulting with customers to appropriately apply testing to meet project objectives
Troubleshooting - problem solving a variety of technical issues on ingredients and finished products, involving aspects of ingredient functionality, processing, stability, and shelf life
Driving the Business - Maintaining state-of-the-art food science knowledge and laboratory skills to meet business objectives
YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS
A Bachelor of Science Degree in science or engineering with extensive related experience
Technical leadership with a customer service oriented mindset
Demonstrated ability to use critical thinking skills, creativity and flexibility to successfully conduct project work and investigate technical problems on a variety of product and processing issues
Your skillset in leadership, cost consciousness, communication skills, and diplomacy will promote good relations with all facets of management and other technical and scientific disciplines
Flexibility to be a Project Manager, Planner, Coordinator, Communicator and Senior Technical Expert
Master’s or PhD degree in Food Science or related field with significant experience in a related role
Experience in food physical properties testing with specialization in cereal chemistry
Knowledge of fats and oils and their functionality in food
It’s best to apply today, because job postings can be taken down and we wouldn’t want you to miss this opportunity. To learn more about what’s next, click on one of the links below:
Kellogg K-Values at http://www.kelloggcareers.com/global/company-and-values.html
New Hire Benefits Guide at http://www.kelloggbenefitsguide.com/
Kellogg Stories and News at http://newsroom.kelloggcompany.com/
THE FINER PRINT
The ability to work a full shift, come to work on time, work overtime as needed and the ability to work according to the necessary schedule to meet job requirements with or without reasonable accommodation is an essential function of this position.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, disability, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, sexual orientation, age, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Where required by state law and/or city ordinance; this employer will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization. For additional information, please follow this Link at https://e-verify.uscis.gov/web/media/resourcesContents/E-VerifyParticipationPoster_ES.pdf .
GROW With Us.
Title: Senior Food Technologist
Location: USA-MI-Battle Creek - Corporate Headquarters
Requisition ID: RES000951
Job Function: Research and Development
Job Type: Professional
Closing Date: Jul 7, 2019, 9:29:00 AM
Relocation Assistance: Yes