Food Scientist in Hackettstown, NJ at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 10/2/2018

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Job Description

Food Scientist (HPLC, GC, Chemistry Techniques)

Job Duties

  • Prepares food prototypes following predefined recipes and procedures. 
  • Responsible for the use and application of a variety of analytical instrumentation to support food product and process development. Specific instrumentation to include Gas Chromatography and Liquid Chromatography (Agilent systems experience a plus). 
  • Demonstrated knowledge and lab skills necessary to critically read and perform documented analytical procedures. Implements appropriate method modifications as required. 
  • Conducts additional laboratory procedures (analytical / standard preparation / sample preparation / shelf life protocol) depending on project demands as directed by a Analytical Scientist. 
  • Frequently resolves and or notes - inconsistent or atypical results in an independent manner or with minimal supervisor assistance. 
  • Evaluates ongoing project laboratory needs on a daily basis. Schedules time and general-use lab equipment to meet project timelines. 
  • Maintains documentation of research results in a company issued notebook and/or Electronic notebook. 
  • Maintains laboratory equipment and necessary supplies (e.g. instrumentation, chemicals, solvents, gases, glassware). 

Desired Education 
• Education – B.S. degree in Food Science, Chemistry or related field (e.g. Biology) is required. 

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