Global consumers have a growing appetite for healthy pre-packed salads and value added vegetables, which has resulted in significant growth and expansion for the OneHarvest organisation, one of Australia’s leading and most innovative food manufacturing companies.
About the Role
We are now seeking a Food Concept and Innovation Technologist to join our value-add salad and vegetable processing facility in Wacol, Brisbane. Working within the New Product Development Team (NDP), you will be responsible for creating new products, setting product development plans and managing customer relationships in our fast paced FMCG environment.
Conduct new product research, conceptualise and develop new products to excite the category that contributes to continued business growth
Apply scientific and engineering principles in the research, development, production technology, quality control, packaging, processing, and utilisation of foods
Research the latest developments and trends in the industry domestically and overseas and complete benchmarking
Manage the internal trial process as it relates to new product introduction and conduct trials with customers
Run product feasibility meetings with the Process Technologist to ensure that all products launched are feasible and will deliver a positive benefit to the business.
Develop product costings and commercial acumen with project budget management
Update existing product portfolios and drive continuous improvements
Prepare and facilitate customer presentations and sample preparationsTests new products and develop specific processing methods in consultation with relevant departments
How to Apply
Please click the ‘Apply Now’ button. Alternatively you can visit our Careers page: www.oneharvest.com.au/careers
Due to the volume of applications received, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
We do not utilise recruitment agencies.