R&D Officer / 2.7k +++ / Quality Road

EA Licence No: 03C3254|EA Personal Registration No: R2094472
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Job Nature:
Permanent, Contract
Position Level:
Entry Level, Experienced
ITE/ NITEC/ Higher NITEC, 'A' Levels, Diploma

Job Description

Job Highlights:

  • Famous Japanese beverage company with drinks enjoyed by many!
  • Beverages enjoyed by more than 50 countries all over the world
  • Premium ingredients used to make award-winning beverages

Job Scope:

  • Formulation of recipes
  • Conduct microbiological checking
  • Support regulatory requirements
  • Verification of new products before the market launch
  • Liaise with suppliers and information sites on any new development and/or update of regulations
  • Responsible for R&D Projects and managing the progress to meet the targeted deadline such as:
    • Sourcing & evaluation of raw materials, physical and microbiological testing
    • Formulation of prototype samples and evaluation of prototypes
    • Monitoring and determination of test sample quality
    • Maintenance of lab equipment
    • Traveling is required to either Malaysia (Senai) / Thailand for test trial runs of production (Quite Frequent)

Job Requirements:

  • Minimum degree in Food Technology, Food Science, or its equivalent
  • 2 to 5 years of relevant experience in Food or Beverage Manufacturing Industry / related industries
  • Factory experience, able to travel on weekends
  • Familiar with food regulation, halal, and health choice requirements
  • Experience in product development, product formulation, microbiological testing, flavour stability and product stability studies
  • Experience in food regulation & sensory evaluation (compulsory)
  • Candidate must be physically fit to carry samples in cartons
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