Sensory Science Technician


Science and Research

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Up to USD17.00/hr

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Branch Information

Evansville, IN - (USA) 915 N. Green River Road IN Evansville , IN 47715

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Job Description

We are currently recruiting for a Sensory Science Technician. This position will work day shift hours and will earn $17 an hour. If you have the experience below, sign up at, attach your resume and call 812.429.7321 for next steps

Position Description

* Prepare and execute formal sensory and physical properties studies as well as small group product tasting sessions in the Sensory Science laboratory

o Sort & label products and label sample cups & serving containers to ensure data is collected correctly.

o Assist with Staging and serve samples for internal Sensory Panels

* Develop rapport with panelists and maintain welcoming environment supporting return participation

* Demonstrate excellent customer service skills when interacting with multifunctional personnel

* Compile sensory study data to assist the Sensory Evaluation Coordinators and Scientists in the analysis and reporting of key findings / results

* Utilize prescribed protocols to assist with screening and recruiting both internal and external sensory or focus group panelists

* Comply with Environmental Health & Safety practices, Good Manufacturing Practices and Good Laboratory Practices and other such practices and policies

* Contribute to process and SOP improvement efforts

Expected Areas of Competence

* Two years or more of college in science discipline such as Biology, Chemistry, Food Science, Nutrition, Psychology, etc.

* Intermediate to advanced proficiency with the Microsoft Office suite of applications, especially MS Word and MS Excel

* Must demonstrate attention to detail with a passion for accuracy and precision

* Must take personal ownership of work, and demonstrate responsibility for their work

* Excellent customer service skills

* Effective verbal and written communication

* Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks

* Able to work independently and as part of a team

* Ability to stand on feet for long periods of time and ability to lift up to 30 pounds