VIVA USA Inc R and D Technician in Barrington, Illinois
Req Ref No: GDILRT261 Location: Barrington, IL Duration: 9.0 months Description Description: Provide assistance and support to Product Development Scientist on assigned projects, specifically on laboratory support, organizing data, and reviewing documents. Includes preparing and processing food samples, coordinating shelf life testing, conducting bench top tastings, maintaining ingredient inventory, recording data, as well as maintaining detailed records in laboratory notebook. Bachelor’s degree in Food Science, nutrition, or related field required. Equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered. Good interpersonal/communication skills, both oral and written. Ability to work alone and in groups. Self-motivated/self-starter with the ability to handle multiple project assignments in a fast-paced environment is required. Proficient in handling and completing documents in various electronic formats. Advance knowledge in Microsoft office, especially Outlook, Excel, Word. Working knowledge of Product Vision desirable. Excellent planning and organizational skills. Note : onsite position. VIVA is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants have an equal opportunity for placement, and all employees have an equal opportunity to develop on the job. This means that VIVA will not discriminate against any employee or qualified applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.