Food Science Technician

Food Science Technician Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Food Science Technician to join our team.


  • Must be an US citizen or permanent resident;
  • Keep current on consumer trends in Appliances, cooking, and food preferences;
  • Initiate test and data acquisition, document results, and write reports;
  • This position will be working in a typical scientific or food lab environment;
  • This position may require occasional weekend or evening work;
  • Interpret test results and provide advice/counsel to Engineering/Marketing to ensure exceptional product performance;
  • Maintain supplies, environment, and consumables to meet lab policies;
  • Assist engineers in creation/modification of test procedures.


  • Good food instincts, cooking skills;
  • Attention to detail and time management skills to multitask to meet schedule;
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision;
  • Strong understanding of cooking products operation;
  • Knowledge and aptitude related to food testing techniques and equipment;
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office products;
  • Good oral and written communication skills;
  • Analytical approach to testing;
  • Experience in appliance or food testing and evaluation required.

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