The R&D Scientist is responsible for leading R&D projects including developing product formulas, processing procedures, and specifications for new products, product enhancements, and cost reductions in order to achieve business objectives. The position also provides technical support to all Stonyfield departments as well as external vendors, co-packers, and customers.
Responsibilities include all production activities related to, Safety, Product Quality, Line efficiency, and ingredient usage for the assigned production line.
By working closely with the Director of R&D and Technical Services and Stonyfield business teams, the R&D Senior Scientist is responsible for leading long term innovation and new product development projects to ensure that the company’s long term growth meets the defined strategic quality and financial objectives.
Responsible for installing, troubleshooting and repairing processing equipment and distribution systems through a broad knowledge base of manufacturing skills in electrical, controls and mechanical disciplines involving work of a varied nature with minimum supervision; resulting in efficient and reliable operation of plant facilities.