Food Processing Technician
Purpose & Scope:?Assist in all aspects of the operation of the R&D Laboratory and Pilot Plant.
Assist in the preparation of samples, maintenance of equipment, ordering of ingredients and raw materials, and pilot plant schedules
Submit requisitions and invoices for approval
Order and maintain stock levels for all necessary lab ware and pilot plant PPE
Follow & document HACCP Program and USDA procedures and policies
Assist to complete necessary reports; relay results to required individuals
Ensure that external sanitation team completes clean up and pre-check daily
Attend all necessary meetings, including pre-test reviews
Tracking and documenting incoming & outgoing shipments
Perform various other tests and daily duties as needed or directed by supervisor
Work 40+ hours per week in laboratory/pilot plant environment.
Ability to lift 50 lbs
Need to be fully capable of operating lab/pilot plant equipment in accordance with Company?s safety policy
Education:?Minimum High School diploma or GED.? Some college preferred.