DuPont Application Technologist Meal Solutions in Aarhus, Denmark
Application Technologist Meal Solutions (Job Number: TEC00001498)
DuPont Nutrition & Bioscience is a USD 6.2 billion global business and one of the world’s largest producers of specialty ingredients, developing and manufacturing solutions for the global food & beverage, health & bioscience and pharma markets. With more than 10,000 employees, 70+ manufacturing sites and 25+ R&D centers across the world, N&B is on a mission to provide essential innovations from highly engineered products and naturally sourced ingredients to shape industries and everyday life.
For the Meal Solutions group (Meat-free team, Culinary) in Brabrand, we are seeking an Application Technologist to assist us in servicing our external and internal customers. You will be part of the Meat-Free team based in Brabrand - with an excellent industry team and global knowledge sharing allowing us to challenge what’s possible and what will be the preferred Meat-Free/Plant-based/ Culinary solutions in the future.
Servicing our EMEA based customers within the Meat-Free industry/plant-based Applications
Execution of customer related practical tasks in close collaboration with colleagues in the group and across the entire Organization
Designing, executing and following up on pilot plant projects, trials mainly internally
Support developing new application solutions/concepts for the industry in line with the strategic objectives, that’s supporting market trends and new product launches
Training customers and colleagues in applications and pilot plant processes
Building a strong network with our key internal- and external stakeholders
Participation in our knowledge sharing activities across DuPont, Nutrition & BioScience
Relevant educational background (Butcher or Chef combined with Food Technologist and min. 5 years working experience from Food Industry).
The ideal candidate has a strong background within the Meat-Free and/or Meat Industry and/or Culinary with a sound record of accomplishments.
Comprehensive hands-on technical insights coupled with a good commercial sense
Practical experience in working with manufacturing processes/pilot plants and analytical techniques, preferably within the meat/meat-free industry or similar
Practical experience in working with customer product developments tasks
Conduct various QC control measurements, product photo documentation and packaging of test products
Follow relevant QA/EHS instructions and participate in audits when needed
A positive attitude combined with a curious and creative mindset
Self-driven, takes responsibility, acts proactively and is good in organizing own work tasks and with a strong personal drive to push tasks forward
Structured working style – and acceptance of the trial results has not ended until the documentation is completed, and knowledge learnt has been shared
“Sufficiently” extrovert to enjoy interacting with and teaching and training customers and colleagues
Readiness for working in a busy environment where things and priorities are changing fast
Customer visits may be part of the job
Working well with people of different types and cultures and shows flexibility when required
English on a professional level
Good IT skills required
Working location is Brabrand, Denmark. For additional information please contact Mette Lindeborg Hoff, Senior Application Technologist, Lab Manager, DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences, +45 2829 8552
Deadline applications: 10th October 2020.
Primary Location: EMEA-Denmark-Aarhus-Brabrand
Organization: Nutrition & Biosciences
Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)
Employee Status: Regular
Job Type: Experienced
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