R & D Specialist


Science and Research

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CAD50000.00-60000 per year

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Stoney Creek, ON - (CAN) 435 McNeilly Road Suite 106 ON Stoney Creek , ON - L8E 5E3 Phone : 905-527-1534



Job Description

A client of ours in Hamilton is currently looking for an experienced product development professional to join their state of the art facility. This is an excellent full time, permanent role that will offer stability, career advancement & a chance to work with a tenured team.

What the job is?

- Responsible for prototype creation including setting up recipes, taking and preparing samples and evaluating results.

- Take the lead on trials to ensure products meet required specifications, documenting and reporting outcomes.

- Attend first production runs, monitor performance on line and make recommendations

- Lead reformulation projects for product improvements, ingredient substitutions, cost reduction or plant simplification.

- Working closely with various departments to ensure top quality and overall objectives are met.

- Conduct chemical and physical lab analysis.

- Manage sample inventory of packaging, raw ingredients and finished goods.

- Organize sample shipments to customers

What's in it for you?

- Full time hours Monday-Friday 8:00am - 4:00pm (one afternoon shift per month for product trials).

- Comprehensive benefits.

- Highly autonomous role with the ability for career advancement and skill development.

- $50,000-$60,000year.


- BSc in Food Science or related discipline.

- 2-3 years of previous experience in R&D within the food industry (Specifically setting up plant trials, product & recipe modification).

- Previous manufacturing experience with fresh and or frozen products an asset.

We encourage all interested applicants to apply for immediate consideration.