R&D Internship- job post

Tribe 9 Foods

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South Windsor, CT

Internship

 

Full Job Description

Tribe 9 Foods is a partnership of value-based brands (RP’s Pasta Co., Carla’s Pasta, Taste Republic, and Yumbutter) with a mission to promote eating and living well. Tribe 9 is positioned to make big inroads in the natural and conventional food space and is looking for somebody to support our team in our South Windsor, CT facility.

To Apply: Please send your resume to Alli Herrera (HR Generalist): aherrera@tribe9foods.com

Work Schedule and Hours:
Tribe 9 will work around your schedule, ideally around 2-3 days a week during business hours. This is a paid internship.

Key Ingredients into this Role:

  • Update Genesis Nutritional Software database.
  • Develop formulas and create samples in the R&D lab.
  • Familiarize yourself with the functionality of each ingredient.
  • Help to organize and maintain inventory of the test kitchen.
  • Learn basic cost matrix of each ingredient so you have a better understanding on how to create the same tasting, and a more cost-effective version without compromising quality and taste.
  • Understanding the scaling process and launch new formulas in production.
  • This position is also called upon to perform other duties not specifically outlined in this posting.

Recipe for Success:

  • Actively enrolled in a college food science or culinary program.
  • Experience in manufacturing a plus.
  • Proficient in the use of MS Office programs.
  • Demonstrate good communication and leadership skills.
  • Ability to manage assigned tasks and small projects per scope and timeline.
  • Willingness to learn the R&D process and apply key principles.
  • Organized and structured with an ability to manage multiple tasks at once.
  • Assess daily tasks and achieve them in a timely manner while communicating status and progress.

Our guiding principles:

  • Tackle Anything: embrace the unknown; bring ideas to reality; conquer lofty goals
  • Relationship Driven: build partnerships and amaze our customers
  • Inspire Each Other: as each individual grows, so does the organization; unlock each other’s potential
  • B Corp Values: balance profit and purpose; use business as a force for good
  • Entrepreneurial Spirit: challenge the status quo through creative destruction and innovation

Tribe 9 Foods is an Equal Opportunity Employer