Sensory Scientist in South Brunswick Township, NJ at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 9/17/2018

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Job Description

Sensory Evaluator (Flavors, QC, Sensory Evaluation)

Job Description:

This position will provide Operations with proper sensory evaluation of both raw and finished products working independently and on a team.

  • Evaluates product according to specified taste methods and determines acceptability
  • Manages, prepares, and administers one or more structured customer specific sensory programs. Communicates results and works together with Creative team
  • Operates, maintains, organizes, and continually develops sensory programs and data through Compusense software
  • Recommends continual development opportunities for current processes and subsequently leads research efforts in support of the Quality and Creative groups
  • Maintain retain and Gold Standard libraries
  • Sensory Evaluation of certain raw materials
  • Performs Analytical testing as needed
  • Customer communication for Shelf Life and Re-certifications

Required Skills:

  • A Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology, Chemistry, Food Science or related field
  • 2-3 years previous experience in the food industry
  • Knowledge and previous experience with Sensory Science
  • Knowledge of basic math and science


  • 3-5 years previous experience in the food industry
  • 1-3 years previous expericence in sensory evaluation position
  • Knowledge and previous experience with Compusense, SAP

FOR IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATION please email or call 732-636-1497

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