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R & D Technician

Valhalla, New York
Research and Development

United States - English

Job Description

Auto req ID: 166992BR

Job Description

Around the world, we're working hard to give people the tastes they crave and the nutrition they need. We dream globally and act locally, constantly innovating to sustain our planet, our people, our communities and our business practices. New markets mean new ways of doing business, and new ways of addressing health concerns, cultural differences and environmental challenges. Every day is an adventure, and an opportunity for personal and professional growth.

The R&D Senior Technician for product development role is part of the Global Nutrition Functional R&D group – Dairy Formulations PD team. Support the development and commercialization initiatives of new dairy/convergence products to support the Dairy/PPB GNG strategy and growth agenda.


  • Associates degree with at least 2 years of experience or BS in a scientific field with some prior experience, BS in Food Science a plus. Prior beverage/food industry experience a real plus.
  • Ability to manage and learn a variety of product processing techniques, from hot-fill to UHT methods.
  • Proficient in lab environment (e.g., chemistry techniques, use of lab equipment, lab safety)
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office products
  • Good communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Proven ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously to support individuals of the work group, manage time and expectations for group needs.
  • Outstanding team working skills, strong initiative
Other Job Requirements:
  • International travel may be required to meet project and business objectives
  • Occasional weekend travel is normal due to time required to travel to certain locations

Relocation Eligible: Not Eligible for Relocation
Job Type: Regular

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