Kelly Services R&D Documentation Assistant - Food (Placentia) in Placentia, California

R&D Documentation Assistant - Food / Beverages, Placentia, CA

Kelly Scientific Resources, a division of Kelly Services, is currently seeking an entry-level R&D documentation Assistant to work with a food company that focuses on ingredients for the dairy, bakery, and beverage industries. This is a great opportunity for a Food Science student / graduate to gain some valuable, industry experience! Must be able to start right away.

Position Type: Contract position for 3 months with potential to extend. This position will likely extend to help with other projects and will be based upon delivery against milestones.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Data entry in Genesis database formulas, ingredients, generate nutritional info

  • Update spec and nutritional documents.

  • Review and update ingredient declaration forms as needed.

  • Populate customer spreadsheets with spec and nutritional data.

  • Request updated nutritional information from suppliers via email Scan documents to convert into PDF files.

Job Requirements:

  • Associate's degree (AA/AS) Food Science or related, OR Bachelor's degree (BA / BS) in Food Science or related.

  • Minimum 2 month project may extend to 3 months, depending on pace. Will likely help with other documentation projects and extend.

  • No previous experience necessary.

  • Understanding of general scientific terminology (i.e. pH, viscosity, etc.)

  • Ability to work independently; self-motivated.

Why Kelly?

As a Kelly Services employee, you will have access to numerous perks including:

  • Exposure to a variety of career opportunities as a result of our expansive network of client companies

  • Career guides, information, and tools to help you successfully position yourself throughout every stage of your career

  • Access to more than 3,000 online training courses through our Kelly Learning Center

  • Weekly pay and service bonus plans

  • Group-rate insurance options available immediately upon hire*

Apply Today! Questions? Call Kevin at 602.548.1774

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With Kelly, you’ll have access to some of the world’s highest-regarded scientific organizations—providing you with opportunities to work on today’s most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits you’ll be proud to help advance. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100™ companies, and found opportunities for more than 11,000 scientific professionals last year.

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