Jul 17, 2019
Are you an ambitious, enthusiastic leader with a desire to guide teams in achieving established goals and is interested in producing good food, responsibly for families across America? Then join one of the country’s top 25 consumer packaged goods companies, Smithfield Foods! In Operations, you would be on the front-line of the business; overseeing production, tracking product yields, and making necessary adjustments. Ensuring that safety and USDA health standards are met throughout all steps of the manufacturing process. You would be a key player in upholding the trusted quality in which Smithfield, Eckrich, Nathan’s Famous, and our other brands are known to possess. The Sr. R&D Technologist will perform laboratory and in-plant experiments to evaluate food quality issues pertaining to new packaging, equipment, product types, storage conditions, etc. to support the plant operations, customer requirements, quality management and research and development. The Sr. R&D Technologist must have a working knowledge about processed meats, ingredient functionality, processing systems, packaging, and shelf life. The Sr. R&D Technologist will apply this knowledge towards addressing plant quality issues, technical support, chemistry lab support and to ensure customer- and regulator-compliance. The Sr. R&D Technologist will assist in managing the shelf life program and plant chemistry labs.
Smithfield Foods Mason City, IA 50401, USA