Lab Technician

Date: Nov 29, 2023

Location: Salt Lake City, UT, US, 84104

Company: Glanbia

R&D Laboratory Technician




Join this dynamic team focused on delivering better nutrition for every step of life’s journey 


The Opportunity 


The role of the R&D Laboratory Technician is to support the flavor creation and applications team. This permanent position will report to the Food Technologist.  


  • Prepare flavors according to their formulation
  • Participate in the current activities of the flavor creation laboratory
  • Perform research and modification of data
  • Participate in the various activities of research projects, preparation of formulations according to customer requirements
  • Prepare finished application prototypes
  • Prepare shipments
  • Order raw materials and maintain a stocked inventory for the lab
  • Take measurements of analytical data on flavors.
  • Respect and participate in maintaining the company's food safety values in connection with the system and quality standards in place (HACCP / SQF)
  • Comply with industry GHPs (Good Hygiene Practices) / GMPs (Good Manufacturing Practices) of the industry;


The Skills you will bring to the team

  • Relevant experience in the food sector or chemistry industry
  • Relevant experience in the field of chemical analyses (GCMS)
  • Knowledge of good manufacturing practices in the food industry;
  • Knowledge of occupational health and safety standards;
  • Good interpersonal skills and spirit of collaboration
  • Excellent sense of organization, precision and thoroughness while having a good speed of execution
  • Able to manage priorities and stress
  • Autonomy
  • Able to use critical thinking to solve problems
  • Possess excellent communication skills
  • Able to perform medium intensity of physical work for a short period and lift 50 lbs.

If you think you have what it takes, but don't necessarily meet every single point on the job description, please apply!


Where and how you will work  

The opportunity will be based in Salt Lake City, UT fully onsite.


What we would like to offer you!  

The opportunity to develop your career on a global stage, continuous learning through an on-demand learning platform, and a competitive compensation package including staff discounts, generous family leave policy, health & dental plan, competitive salary, 401K.  


About Glanbia  

The Glanbia Group comprises three divisions: Glanbia Performance Nutrition, Glanbia Nutritional's, and Joint Ventures. Collectively and with our partners we offer an incredible breadth of expertise in nutrition. We employ a team of 6,000 people, work with global food and beverage companies, and sell our award-winning and market-leading products in 130 countries worldwide.  


At Glanbia, we celebrate diversity, because we know that our individual strengths make us stronger together. We welcome and encourage interest from a variety of candidates, we will give your application consideration, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status.


At Glanbia, our culture celebrates individuality, knowing that together we are more.


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