Do you want to be the first to make an actual product right off the design table? Within Danone Nutricia Research in Utrecht we are looking for an Assistant Process Technologist who gets excited about helping our Product and Process Technologists in making high quality products.
About the Job
As Assistant Process Technologist you will work in our Pilot Plant which is in our Research and Innovation center in Utrecht. In this Pilot Plant you are responsible for making the actual product (pilot phase) together with the technologist. With your knowledge of the machinery and the food process you are a vital member of our Specialized Nutrition organization. Together with your colleagues from the Shelf Life department, Food Science & Technology lab and Product & Process development, you strive for continues improvement of the products you fabricate and the process you work with.
In this role you are the expert on processes in the pilot plant and you are willing to help and advice colleagues from other departments. Your focus will be on spray drying and powder handling. You feel responsible for the products that you create and are added value to the team due to your skills and knowledge on food processing.
Your other responsibilities are:
· Execution of all sorts of trials requested by Product and Process developers.
· Supporting maintenance work
· Write instructions and trial reports and communicate them internally.
· Take care of a safe environment
· Responsible for handling different pilot plant equipment
· Be an active member in multiple cross functional project teams
We are looking for a hands-on Assistant Process Technologist who has a passion for working within a pilot plant environment and has a natural interest in food ingredients and food processing. Next to that, you bring:
· MBO or HBO Food & Process or similar study and/or Operator C with a food background
· Experience in food processing is a pre
· Proactive mindset is a must
· You speak Dutch and English
· Experience with food Safety and Quality is a benefit
· You have an open style of communication and are eager to learn
· Interests in technic and maintenance is a pre
Danone’s mission is bringing health through food to as many people as possible and we want to invite people to join the movement for a healthier world. We recognize the power people have to impact the world through their daily choices. Healthy food needs a healthy planet, and this is what our new signature One Planet One Health embodies.
Nutricia Research Center for Specialized Nutrition located in the Utrecht Science Park in the Netherlands is a state-of-the-art innovation center for the development of new product, process and packaging concepts for Specialized Nutrition. We create formulas that provide clinically substantiated health benefits to vulnerable consumers – infants, toddlers, elderly and patients.
At Danone, we offer a complete package of benefits, with a competitive primary salary and yearly bonus, but also benefits like a premium free pension, 30 days annual leave and several discounts on a collective health insurance and even on some of our products.
Are you the Assistant Process Technologist we are looking for? Hit the “apply now” button now! You have until the closing date August 30th 2020 to apply. To comply with GDPR regulations, we cannot process your personal data without given consent. Therefore, please apply directly via our careers website.
Need more information? Please contact Ingrid Szary, Talent Manager R&I via firstname.lastname@example.org.