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R+D Chemist



R+D Chemist
Pacoima, California
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R+D Chemist 
| Full-Time | $23+/hr |
Pacoima, CA |

Kelly is hiring a R+D Chemist for a flavor development company in Pacoima, CA. The R & D Chemist analyzes, develops and improves existing and new products using existing and new raw materials independently. This position may have some supervisory responsibility directing the work of Assistant and Associate R & D Chemists and technicians. This position is full-time, Monday-Friday from 7:30am-4:30pm paying $23+/hr DOE. For immediate consideration, please schedule an interview-


  • Must demonstrate superior product development creativity.

  • Develop and/or improve new and existing products including juice concentrates and flavors, based on defined customer or in-house requirements.

  • Must taste all products developed.

  • Begin to determine feasibility of certain projects based on company limitations.

  • Perform costing analysis on all work performed.

  • Create master formulas and compounding instructions as needed.

  • Prepare product specification sheets for submission to customers.

  • Perform shelf-life studies and stability testing of products to ensure they meet our claims.

  • Organize and establish guidelines, procedures and policies for handling all outgoing samples.

  • Assist QC and Production in first-time production of all new products


  • Bachelors Degree in Food Science or related field (Food Technology, Biology, Chemistry, etc.)

  • 2 year minimum of Research Experience, preferably in the food industry 

  • Creative mindset and excitability for product development



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