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.

About Dayton, New Jersey

Middlesex County, New Jersey
3,572 (46.4%)
4,118 (53.6%)
Dayton is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) located within South Brunswick Township, in Middlesex County, New Jersey, United States. At the 2010 United States Census, the CDP's population was 7,063. Dayton has a post office with its own ZIP code (08810) that encompasses the entire CDP, as well as some surrounding areas. Dayton is located at 40°22′52″N 74°30′48″W (40.381014,-74.513355). According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP had a total area of 2.102 square miles (5.443 km2), including 2.099 square miles (5.436 km2) of land and 0.003 square miles (0.007 km2) of water (0.13%). Census 2010 At the 2010 United States Census, there were 7,063 people, 2,288 households, and 1,901 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 3,365.0 per square mile (1,299.2/km2). There were 2,347 housing units at an average density of 1,118.2 per square mile (431.7/km2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 40.15% (2,836) White, 9.19% (649) Black or African...
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Key Stats for Food Technologist

10-19 years

Years of Experience

10-19 years