Food Technologist (Manufacturing)


+ Employee benefits

Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire

Consulting Technology

Supporting food manufacturers and retailers with product innovation including: rheology, new product development, value optimisation, instructional development, pilot plant, quality and food safety manufacturing, thermal processing, new technologies, and regulatory affairs.

Technology and Research Consulting Department

Are you interested in a career within the Food and Drink Sector?

Do you thrive in a dynamic, hands-on environment? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you!

We are seeking a proactive individual to join our diverse team and support our specialists in the development and implementation of food and drink related projects.

As a Food Technologist/Graduate, you'll have the chance to collaborate with multiple teams across various categories, including bakery, beverages, meat products, thermal and non-thermal processing, and ready meals.


  • Executing technical food and beverage related projects / research, much of which will be practical work in our pilot plant and milling facilities.
  • This is a very hands-on role working as a team requiring an ability to manage your own time and meet deadlines. 
  • Developing knowledge of a huge range of equipment to include maintenance and records.
  • Collecting project data and preparing client reports.
  • In time, providing support to practical delivery on external/internal training courses.
  • Assisting in health & safety, hygiene, good manufacturing activities.
  • As experience develops there will be more scope to expand the role in this area including proposal writing.


  • 2-3 years Industrial Food Manufacturing experience or a Degree in Food Science & Nutrition, Food Science & Technology or equivalent.
  • Good verbal &written communication skills.
  • A passion in food and interest in food processing equipment.
  • A strong team player with a willingness to learn new skills.
  • Effective time management skills relating to effective delivery and business practices.
  • Full UK/EU driving license.
  • IT literate.


  • Reward platform with employee discounts and rewards
  • 25 days holiday + 8 bank holidays
  • Buy and sell holiday scheme
  • A generous work save pension scheme, with employee contributions matched by the company up to 10%
  • Culture focus around work/life balance (early finish Fridays)
  • Subsidised onsite restaurant

Additional information:

Please note due to our rural location you must be able to drive and have your own transport.

We regret we can not offer visa sponsorship and can only consider candidates who hold right to work in the UK.

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