Principal Scientist - Specialty Ingredients


Kansas City, MO 53132
United States
Industry
Food Ingredients
Manages Others
No
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
Yes
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
10% or less Travel

Job Description

About the Company

  • Well established manufacturer of specialty ingredients
  • Supports end products in virtually every segment of the food industry
  • Gluten-free, clean label, and non-GMO applications

 

About the Role

  • Grow and improve portfolio of specialty starches and proteins
  • Conduct bench-top research
  • Manage R&D pilot plant for new product development projects
  • Provide technical sales support to customers
  • Train co-workers, brokers, distributors

 

Benefits

  • Medical, Dental, Vision with low monthly premiums
  • Company paid Short and Long Term Disability
  • Company paid Life Insurance
  • 401K with 6% match

 

About the Community

  • Kansas City Missouri area
  • Relocation assistance provided

 



 
Job Requirements

Ph.D. in Food Science, Grain Science, or Cereal Chemistry
Minimum of 2 years of bench top lab experience
Experience with wheat proteins and starches
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