Industry - Accounting Auditing, Bookkeeping, Industry - Research & Development
4 Year Degree
This position will report to the Research and Development Manager of Sadler's Smokehouse.
All internal process improvement projects.
Identify process improvement opportunities, propose solutions and testing parameters, execute testing and report findings.
Implement new process improvement procedures.
Manage special projects as identified by production and research and development
Will work closely with operations management to facilitate expansion opportunities.
Other duties as needed
Knowledge of meat processing equipment and facilities, thermodynamics and statistics- Minimum of 3 years in meat processing facilities with hands-on experience (preferably in Ready-to-Eat facility)
Require a college degree in animal, meat or food science (emphasis/course work in Meat Science required)- Master’s degree a plus
Familiarity with product development process from ideation through product roll out
Proactive problem solver
Project management skills
Willing and able to work long hours when needed to meet the requirements of the R&D Department
Focused on improving efficiencies throughout the plant
Able to communicate effectively at all levels of production and management
Must be able to multi-task working on multiple items at any time
Bilingual is a plus! (English/Spanish)
Able to lift up to 40 lbs.
Additional Salary Information: Benefits included medical, dental, vision, life, 401k with company match, paid holidays and PTO
About Sadler's Smokehouse
Sadler’s Smokehouse is a family-owned and operated business that manufactures authentically pit-smoked meats and other premium products that adhere to the highest standards of quality, food safety, and service to our customers.
The Sadler family’s principles are based on Christian beliefs, and they extend a desire to have a positive influence on everyone they come in contact with as a company.
We respect our employees’ ideas and beliefs, and encourage them to take pride and ownership in their actions.