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R&D Technician - 2335

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    Bournville, West Midlands

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    £10.00 - £13.00 per hour

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    Kate Stevens

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  • Published:

    22 days ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

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R&D Technician
£12.76 PAYE per hour
Bournville, Birmingham

An opportunity has arisen to work for this international FMCG food manufacturer based in the Birmingham area. As R&D Technician, you will be responsible for:

Position Description:

  • Planning and running of Pilot Plant trials
    • registering ingredients
    • booking trials
    • hands-on work in the Pilot Plant
    • collation of results
    • send samples for microbiology testing/ analytical testing
  • Planning and running of Chocolate Making and Moulding
    • preparing samples
    • scheduling and preparing ingredients
    • chocolate making & collecting data

Skills Required:
1) Attention to detail
2) Trials & data analysis
3) Ability to get on with a wide range of people
Time management skills
Clear understanding of scientific rigour
Good knowledge of office applications, especially spreadsheets

Experience Required:
Experience in a HACCP and GMP environment

Education Required:
Science degree or background

Education Preferred:
Some travel abroad may be involved

Additional Information:
Hours: 9am - 5pm

If you would like to know more about this role, please contact Sarah Gilbert or Kate Stevens at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.