Technical Services Technician
Seattle, WA 
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Job Description

Job Description

Our Seattle Research & Development team is looking for a Technical Services Technician. The

selected candidate will oversee the regulatory and technical aspect of the team, Technical Services

is an integral part of Flying Food Group's R&D team. Developing food label, completing technical

specifications, and understanding of FDA/USDA labeling regulations are the roles of Technical

Services in FFG's R&D team. Technical Services Technician will support above roles for FFG's

retail business.

Essential Functions

* Create and maintain all costumer required technical forms.

* Communicate effectively and efficiently with customers on their technical subjects

(nutrition, ingredients, allergens, and components).

* Analyze nutrition of finished products and R&D iterations.

* Create finished product label and manage the proofing of said labels to ensure label

compliance to the law.

* Manages the ingredient information (specs, allergens) for the kitchens.

* Collect ingredient and vendor files for R&D requirements.

* Reviews ingredients for costumer's requirements.

* Approves ingredient substitutions.

* Works closely with Culinary and the wider R&D team on projects including participating

in team meetings.

* Partners with the Food Safety Team on food safety and allergen law compliance.

Skills and Qualifications

* BS in Food Science or Food Nutrition.

* Familiarity with Food Product Development processes.

* Basic knowledge of Food Safety, Food Regulatory, and Food Labeling.

* Strong computer software proficiency; Microsoft Excel, ESHA Genesis Software, and

Label Matrix.

* Excellent communication skills. Experience with communication with vendors and/or

costumers; ability to clearly request specific information.

* Excellent organization skills: ability to multi-task and work according to a timeline.

* Detail oriented, self-driven team-player that works in a collaborative and flexible manner.

* Technical experience in accounting standards, procedures, and policies

* Treasury knowledge

Supervisory Responsibility

This position has no supervisory responsibilities.

2

Work Environment

This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office

equipment.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee

to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The

employee frequently is required to sit and stand for long periods of time; and reach with hands and

arms.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

This is a full-time position.

Hours of work are Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.

Travel

10%

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of

activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties,

responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Recommended Skills
  • Attention To Detail
  • Communication
  • Coordinating
  • Customer Service
  • Food Safety
  • Labeling
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Salary Details
This salary was provided in the Job Posting.
$55,000-$65,000
Yearly Salary
Job Snapshot
Employee Type Full-Time
Location Seattle, WA
Job Type Biotech
Experience Not Specified
Date Posted 01/06/2022
Job ID JDD1B46QMX1JCFTT33W
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Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
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