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Nutrablend Foods LLC Product Development Associate Contract in Cambridge, ON

Nutrablend Foods LLC

Branch Cambridge ON CA

Position:
Product Development Associate
Location:
Cambridge, ON

Strong computer skills including Microsoft Word, Microsoft Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, internet, wire services, media monitoring software, and other public…

NBF Health & Nutrition, a leader in sports nutrition product manufacturing that deals primarily in development and private labeling of dietary supplements/sport nutrition is currently seeking a Product Development Individual to fill a parent leave position at our Cambridge ON facility for one and half year.

This is a great opportunity to work in a world-class organization and a hands on experience to develop sports/dietary supplement products.

This position will conduct day-to-day project work in the development of products and manufacturing processes for current and new dry mix sports/dietary supplement beverages.

POSITION DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

Assist with and develop a variety of dry mix sports product development projects with learning and development opportunities.

Assist in formulating new products and making Table Tops.

Assist in nutrition labeling and regulatory affairs for Canada, US, Europe, Middle East and other countries.

Monitors trends in sports nutrition industry to propose and focus on future projects.

Develop and implements standard operating procedures for laboratories.

Performs manual and automated testing in accordance with SOPs.

Maintain appropriate testing control and quality assurance procedures.

Perform sensory evaluation of raw materials.

Assist in designing and maintaining experiment records.

Assist product development manager in the writing specifications for the manufacturing/production processes, instrumentation and equipment, from lab through production scale-up to meet product/process design requirements.

Assist in performing analysis of data collected from various experiments for Product Evaluation.

Coordinate/assist with special projects.

Manage sample and documentation requests with lab and suppliers for new ingredients, organize documentation

Maintain accurate sourcing data, liaison for new ingredients with R&D and Purchasing teams

Review documentation for new ingredients to ensure compliance to set standards and specific requirements

Regularly reach out to new and current suppliers to inquire about trends and innovation

Enter all approved formulations and raw ingredients into SAP for production/handle all formula and raw material updates

Position Requirements:

Possess excellent communication skills, both written and oral.

Good practical knowledge of GMP, HACCP and Food Safety.

Knowledge of ingredients, nutrition, calculation of nutrition, current CFIA and FDA knowledge on Dietary Supplements

Practical experience of Genesis (Nutrition Software) would be considered an asset.

Possess ability to work independently as well as work effectively within a team.

Positive, can-do attitude and deliver great customer service.

Detail oriented and has exceptional organizational skills.

Ability to handle sensitive and confidential information as well as high level of accuracy with information.

Ability to commit to a full time weekly schedule (40 hours a week)

Strong computer skills including Microsoft Word, Microsoft Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, internet, wire services, media monitoring software, and other public relation tools.

Ability to work in a Research and Development lab/pilot plant with frequent exposure to protein and other powdery products, food products (including granulated products), and food science tools. Frequent exposure to food powders is possible.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Cambridge, ON, CA
Posted on: 2018-07-27
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