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R&D TECHNICIAN

Date: 29-Sep-2021

Location: PETERBOROUGH, GB, PE7 3HH

Company: McCormick & Company

This is an exciting development for McCormick. Construction is underway for a new condiment manufacturing facility, opening in 2021.

 

R&D Technician

Peterborough

 

This is a great opportunity to join our team, bringing to life our future condiments manufacturing facility, located in Peterborough, UK. Our vision is to build a sustainable, innovative McCormick factory-of-the-future to support our Flavour Solutions customers. 

 

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  • Prepare samples on a daily basis for PPI team/specific customer projects, as set out by the formulations and as required by the project brief to meet strict deadlines. Some cooking and working with meat & poultry ingredients may be required.
  • Prepare and dispatch samples to customers globally meeting specific customs requirements for each country.
  • Work with existing systems to create the necessary documents and liaise with International Trade Compliance team.
  • Help maintaining laboratory stock of raw materials, keeping stock levels at an appropriate level.
  • Help maintaining base stock for the laboratory to follow and ensure shelf life.
  • Assist in preparing samples for research, shelf life test, and other requirements.
  • Participate in internal tasting panel for flavour evaluation of raw materials and finished products.

 

 

CANDIDATE PROFILE

 

  • Competent PC Skills - Word, Excel, PowerPoint.
  • Self-motivation and ability to work on own initiative.
  • Self-assertion and ability to deal effectively with people at all levels.
  • Ability to work well as part of a team.
  • Ability to manage time effectively.
  • Ability and willingness to learn new skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail.