As a team member of the IFSH laboratory proficiency testing team, performs more in-depth lab activities in food chemistry and analysis, and sets up work plan, lab equipment and solves routine problems independently. Plans and schedules short-term activities and may assist in giving guidance to support scientist and students.
Department: Institute of Food Safety and Health
Position Category: Full Time
Education & Experience:
B.S. degree in Food Science or related field with 3 or more years related experience or Masters Degree in Food Science or related field.
Knowledge & Skills:
Requires strong analytical skills and problem solving skills with attention to detail. Very pro-active in their approach with a strong participative management approach. Ability to work on multiple projects. Good at building partnerships with multiple departments.
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