Associate Food Scientist in Cambridge, MD at TreeHouse Foods

Date Posted: 8/1/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Employee Type:

Full time


MD Cambridge

Job Type:

Research and Development

Job Posting Title:

Associate Food Scientist

Job Description:

  • Works collaboratively in the execution of development from bench to production scale for new products and product improvements
  • Under direct supervision, define the formulation, nutritional and process parameters needed to develop a product which meets the project objective(s).  
  • Identify, evaluates and approves potential ingredients and manufacturing suppliers.
  • Contribute significantly and continually to the attainment of results through the generation and application of advanced, specialized knowledge. 
  • Understand product requirements, operational equipment and processes to enable the creation of detailed product specifications.
  • Ability to understand the commercialization process and to contribute to the organization, implementation and management of work streams.
  • Support and implement cost savings through formulation and processing efficiencies

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • No experience required; willing to train
  • Bachelor's degree required
  • Understanding of ingredient interactions/functionality
  • Communicate effectively and openly while working in a cross-functional team.
  • Must be a self-starter, independent, energetic and resourceful
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills, proficient in MS Office
  • Aptitude for technical leadership and project management

Disability Assistance
TreeHouse Foods is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers, including those with disabilities.  If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to In your email please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting and a description of the position for which you are applying.

EEO Considerations

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.


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