Sr. Scientist - Nutritional Supplements

Arlington, TX

Posted: 06/20/2019 Industry: Laboratory - Food & Beverage Job Number: 288.19TS Pay Rate: 65,000 - 100,000

Sr. Scientist – Nutritional Supplements

The Sr. Scientist – Nutritional Supplements will have the following responsibilities:

  • Develop new products and create formulas based on customer specifications
  • Create new food and dietary supplement formulations and samples
  • Complete accurate costing of ingredients for the products developed
  • Responsible for resolution of technical issues that arise during the development; production, operational, or performance based
  • Document product specifications and processes that will be consistent with the production of various manufactured products
  • Conduct internal and external audits to measure product quality
  • Manage product document control and records, specifications, attaining product safety, verification, product identification trace and incident management
  • Work with the team to assure all specifications (ingredient specification, formula specification, making specifications, finished product specifications, trade specifications, labeling specification, proper handling specifications) are accurately developed before product launch
  • Ensure compliance with health and safety procedures
  • Assist in training and mentoring junior-level staff

**If you’d like to hear more about this opportunity and others we are currently working on, please contact Tamra Sanders at

JO:  288.19TS


  • Bachelor of Science degree in a related field of pharmacy, food science, nutrition, microbiology, chemistry
  • A minimum of seven years’ experience in R&D from a food, nutritional supplement, pharma manufacturing or food development company
  • Previous flavoring experience required
  • Excellent technical writing skills
  • Experience with MS Office Suite
  • Strong knowledge of USDA, FDA and US government regulations, including labeling & nutritional facts
  • Previous experience working in a manufacturing environment preferred
  • Must possess strong organizational and communication skills
  • Detail-oriented, ability to multi-task and prioritize tasks with strict deadlines
  • Able to use logic and reasoning to identify solutions to problems
  • Takes initiative and seeks additional training or direction as needed
  • Self-motivated individual willing to work hard, able to work in a group and alone, and be quality conscious
  • Demonstrates a professional, team first attitude toward work and co-workers
  • Manual dexterity sufficient to operate a wide variety of tools and equipment
  • Must be proficient in reading, writing and speaking of English

**If you’d like to hear more about this opportunity and others we are currently working on, please contact Tamra Sanders at

JO:  288.19TS


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