Assistant Process Technologist



For one of our clients, a life sciences innovation centre for specialised Nutrition we are looking for a Assistant Process Technologist

Do you want to be the first to make an actual product right of the design table? Within our clients’ research center we are looking for an Assistant Process Technologist who gets excited about helping Product Technologists in making high quality products.


In this job, you will work in the Pilot Plant which is in the Research and Innovation center in Utrecht. In this Pilot Plant you are responsible for making the actual product (pilot phase) together with the Product technologist. With your knowledge of the machinery and the food process you are a vital member of our Pilot Plant team in the Technology Development Department. Together with your colleagues from the Shelf Life department and Product development, you strive for continues improvement of the products you fabricate.

  • In this role you will be trained to run a lot of different processing equipment in the pilot plant and you are willing to help and advice colleagues from other departments
  • You feel responsible for the products that you create and are added value to the team due to your skills and knowledge on food processing
  • You write instructions and trial reports and communicate them internally
  • You take care of a safe environment
  • You are responsible for handling different pilot plant equipment
  • You will be an active member in multiple cross functional project teams


We are looking for a hands on Assistant Process Technologist who has a passion for working within a pilot plant environment and has a natural interest in food ingredients and food processing.

  • MBO or HBO Food & Process or similar study and/or Operator C with a food background
  • Experience in food processing is a pre
  • Proactive mindset is a must
  • You speak Dutch and English
  • Experience with food Safety and Quality is a benefit
  • You have an open style of communication and are eager to learn


Wat do we have to offer?
An inspiring job within a innovative and dynamic environment.
Fulltime job, for one year.
Starting asap (preferably November)

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