Food Technologist for the Human Nutrition Industry

26-08-2021

 

About Barentz
Barentz is a leading provider of ingredients for the human nutrition, pharmaceuticals, personal care, and animal nutrition industries. Our customers can count on us for a reliable supply of high-quality and effective ingredients. Leveraging our ingredients expertise and collective experience – together with our customers – we find ingredients solutions that work.

With a strong focus on the European market, Barentz is growing fast in the Asia Pacific region and in the Americas. The privately-owned, Netherlands-based, Barentz group generated a turnover of 1.65 billion euros in 2020, serving thousands of customers in 60 countries with over 1,000 people. We are looking for talented, dedicated, and experienced candidates to fill up the position of Food technologist.

Overview

Working hours:
8:30am – 5:30pm, Mondays – Fridays.

Benefits:
Medical, dental, miscellaneous allowance

Work location:
Meranti Puchong, Selangor


As a Food Technologist, you oversee all aspects of technical solutions, product development, application lab development, QA documents review, and food act/regulations compliancy. You report to the sales manager of human nutrition.

 


Responsibilities

  • Collaborating with the sales team to provide technical solutions as well as support customers in Bakery & Savoury applications.

  • Support new product development and/or provide a guided formulation for commercialization.

  • Provide application training to the sales team and customers.

  • Joint visit with sales team when necessary for prototype presentation to customers.

  • Ensure formulation/product compliance to food regulation and manage customers’ feedback on quality issues as well as regulatory enquiries.

Requirements

  • Degree in Food Science/Technology or other relevant subjects.

  • Minimum 3 years of working experience in the related field.

  • Good knowledge of food product development and food regulation.

  • Knowledge of food coloring is advantageous but not essential.

  • Independent, proactive, and highly motivated with a positive attitude.

 

Does this all sound like you? Then we’d love to hear from you.
Please send your CV to Andreas.Thiede@barentz.com or Sylvia.Wee@barentz.com