R&D Food Technologist

Location: SE Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria
Job Type: Contract or Temp
Contact: Scott Logan

About the company

This well-known dairy manufacturer markets and produces much loved products sold on shelves via the major retailers. They are a unique business with a global presence but the family centred culture of a smaller company, this happy balance has meant sustained growth for their operations over recent years. The dairy space is a rapidly changing one and innovation is a key focus to keep this growth in front of them.

About the role

As the R&D Food Technologist you'll work under the supervision of a Senior Food Technologist with a focus on executing new product development projects and their requirements. These projects will typically be extensioins and renovations, packaging improvements, ingredients improvements, and of course brand new innovations.

About you

We're looking for someone loosely fitting the below:

  • Relevant tertiary degree (likely Food Science or Technology)
  • Experience as a Food Technologist within a food or beverage business
  • Good communication skills
  • Short notice availability for commencement


This role will also be recruited permanenty concurrently to this contract. Being successful in securing the short term role will naturally put you at an advantage for the permanent. This is a tight knit and supportive team with a manager who is skilled at people and team development, within a business that has a positive culture and a clear innovation agenda.

How to apply

Click on the APPLY button or contact Scott Logan on 03 8613 3551 for a confidential discussion