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Vacancy Process Technologist
Category Full Time
Location Wolverhampton
Closing Date Open Vacancy

We have an exciting opportunity here at Scotbeef Wolverhampton for a Process Technologist to join our team.

At Scotbeef Ltd, we are a family-owned business with more than 100 years of experience in supplying high-quality meat products to the UK retail sector, foodservice, and export markets. Our company was founded in 1920 and is now run by the 4th generation of the Galloway family.

The main function of this role is to manage the successful transfer of all NPD concepts from the development kitchen to full factory scale up. You will also effectively liaise with factory personnel and co-ordinate all factory trails and launch products whilst meeting customer specifications.

Main responsibilities:

  • To manage the successful transition of products from development kitchen to factory.
  • Effectively liaison with factory personnel and co-ordinate all factory trials in line with customer specifications.
  • Ensure all trials are accurately documented and stored for archive.
  • Challenge and identify process solutions and improvements.
  • Liaise with procurement functions to ensure the effective sourcing of raw materials.
  • Launch products successfully and on time.
  • Liaise with customers on product specification briefs and attend customer reviews when required.

Skills required:

  • Degree or equivalent experience in Food Technology or Food Innovation would be great.
  • Excellent knowledge of process and equipment within a manufacturing environment.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Excellent Communication Skills.
  • Confident in challenging process and suggesting process improvement.
  • Accreditation Food Hygiene or willing to work towards.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Free parking
  • Health & wellbeing programme
  • On-site parking


  • Monday to Friday

Ability to Commute:

  • Wolverhampton (required)

Work Location: In person