Job Description for Food Technologist

A food technologist usually works for a company that produces food. The technologist may be tasked with coming up with new types of foods or flavors. The technologist will prepare prototypes of foods. These foods will be tested to make sure that they are fit for human consumption.

Food Technologist Tasks
  • Identify, monitor, and report on quality and composition of foods.
  • Optimize the taste and texture of a product.
  • Plan production procedures by extrapolating from prototypes and calculations.
  • Record data, procedures, and findings.
  • Collect samples and data to document fit to specifications.

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East Los Angeles, or East L.A., is an unincorporated area in Los Angeles County, California. It is notable for its large Hispanic population and for being the most populous Census Designated Place in the state. It is the least ethnically diverse community in Los Angeles County as noted by the Mapping L.A. project of the Los Angeles Times. East L.A. is located immediately east of the Boyle Heights district of Los Angeles, south of the El Sereno district of Los Angeles, north of the city of Commerce, and west of the cities of Monterey Park and Montebello. The unincorporated area known as City Terrace occupies the northern part of the East L.A. CDP. East Los Angeles is the least ethnically diverse community in Los Angeles County as noted by the Los Angeles Times' Mapping L.A. survey. 2010 The 2010 United States Census reported that East Los Angeles had a population of 126,496. Population density was...
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Food Technologist Job Listings

Key Stats for Food Technologist

5-9 years

Years of Experience

5-9 years

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 100%
vision benefits
no benefits