Food Technologist

Position Level: Senior Executive
Job Specialization: Food Technology/Nutritionist
Qualification: Diploma/Advanced/Higher/Graduate Diploma
Bachelor's Degree/Post Graduate Diploma/Professional Degree
Employment Type: Full-Time
Responsibilities: Main Role:
Being a part of our innovation team, we need you to support the innovation and development activities of new recipe using existing product, new product and customerí»s product. Coordinate with Sales team in all kinds of traditional nyonya kuih or frozen seafood application requisition, new product performance test and troubleshooting.

Job Responsibilities:
• Modify or develop new traditional nyonya kuih or frozen seafood products by lab-scale or production trials
• Improve and provide solutions to process problems
• Conduct research on the current consumer market and latest technologies available in practice to develop a new product concept and packaging
• Set up standards and product specifications and recipe
• To evaluate raw ingredients and processing techniques to identify and commercialize product improvement and cost reduction opportunities
• Conduct sensory evaluation
• Development of new products and application to regulatory bodies for general market as well as industrial /plant bakery or factory for traditional nyonya kuih or frozen seafood
• Prepare and conduct internal training for staff (including production staff on respective line)
• Share insights and play a proactive role in the development of the product category, example: explore trends and opportunities
• Involve in the Halal application/certification requirement and liaise with regulatory body
• To establish and maintain Halal Assurance Management System, develop and manage audit program as well as ensure compliance to Halal audits
• To maintain and update Halal documentation, Halal validity of all raw suppliers
• To liaise with Department of Islamic Development Malaysia (JAKIM) on halal matters
• Develop food management system and SOP
• Monitor and alert the latest development or issues in Halal Industry
• Attend to internal and external inquiry related to Halal integrity issues
• To conduct supplier evaluation and work with purchasing department to ensure the materials purchased are meeting the Halal requirement
• To provide training to the committee and create awareness among worker to ensure the integrity of Halal processing is maintained
• Maintain and update Quality Management System document and records
• Any other duties and responsibilities that may be assigned by superior from time to time
• Willing to be based in Balakong OR Batu Cave.
• Interested candidate please apply by sending in your fully updated resume with relevant academic certificates with transcript to
Job Location: Kuala Lumpur
Other Location:
Years of Experience: 3
Age Range of Candidate: 25 - 35
Monthly Salary: MYR2500-MYR3500
Requirements: • Minimum Bachelorí»s Degree in Food Science, Food Technology or related field.
• 3-5 years working experience from food industry (confectionery, kuih, recipe design, frozen food)
• Candidates with knowledge or working experience in confectionery or food manufacturing industry are highly encouraged to apply.
• Required languages: Bahasa Malaysia and English.
• Required skills: Microsoft Office and good presentation skills (internal and external)
• Possess positive attitude responsible, independent and methodical
• Candidate needs to have experience in traditional nyonya kuih or frozen seafood-based products
• Have certificate in Halal Executive Training will be an advantage
• Registered Halal Trainer for the Halal Professional Board Courses (JAKIM)
• Familiar with JAKIMí»s web portal and the flow of renewal and application
• Knowledgeable and familiar with GMP, HAACCP and HALAL
• Able to communicate with all levels comfortably.
• Preferably Senior Executive specialized in Food Technology or equivalent
• Willing to travel within Klang Valley.
• Must possess own transport.
• Willing to be based in Balakong (Traditional Nyonya Kuih) or Batu Cave (Frozen Seafood) in Selangor.
• Interested candidate please apply by sending in your fully updated resume with relevant academic certificates with transcript to

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