Food Technologist Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Our client, a manufacturing pet food company located in Nairobi, along Mombasa Road is looking for a Food Technologist.

As a key part of the technical team, this role will be involved in a variety of technical processes, including specification management, product sample approval, and auditing of food safety systems and procedures.

Main Tasks:

  • Modifying existing products and processes and developing new ones
  • Checking and improving safety and quality control procedures
  • Researching current consumer markets and latest technologies to develop new product concepts
  • Keeping up to date with relevant legislation and work regulations regarding food treatment
  • Produce small batches of products to test quality and consumer feedback before up-scaling to mass production.
  • Providing innovative ideas in line with customer needs and predicted demands.

Requirements:

  • Has a qualification in food technology and has good knowledge of nutrition.
  • Has the ability to take initiative and work on his/her own
  • Is passionate about conducting experiments and producing sample products, as well as designing the processes for making products with a consistent flavor, colour and texture in large quantities.
  • Must be able to communicate clearly and effectively in English
  • Has at least 2-3 years’ experience in a food industry
  • Conversant in computer applications

CLICK HERE to apply online.


Hospitality and Food Industry
Updated: July 31, 2018 — 2:29 am