As a team member of the largest dairy company in the U.S. ($9B), this role will focus on Innovation/Product Development within Dean Foods and will be responsible for developing new (and improving existing) products, in support of business objectives. This role will also provide robust food science technical oversight to advance projects that deliver against business plans of our great brands such as TruMoo, DairyPure, OrchardPure, Ready Leaf, Meadow Gold, Caribou Coffee, Organic Valley, and Friendly’s among others in both the fluid milk, and cultured categories as well as private label products.
This position is part of the Research and Development team and is responsible for providing technical proficiency and leadership cross-functionally related to dairy, non-dairy beverage, cultured and ice cream product lines including frozen dairy and non-dairy desserts with a focus on innovation, productivity and cost savings programs with limited to no supervision.
Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Dean Foods considers marijuana (including medical marijuana) to be an illegal drug. Dean Foods will rescind offers of employment to applicants who test positive for marijuana (unless restricted from doing so by state or local law). Dean Foods is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.