Food Process Engineer

Rival Foods delivers truly unique plant-based food products using state-of-the-art knowledge, ingredients and machines. Expanding our knowledge base of food structuring processes is elementary to our production and development processes. As food process engineer you investigate fundamental relations between ingredients and processing parameters to obtain desired outcomes together with our product development team.

Your profile:

  • Educational background in food process engineering or equivalent (HBO or University)
  • (Basic) knowledge of plant protein functionality
  • (Basic) knowledge of food structuring (or production) processes
  • Interested in alternative protein products
  • Future ambition in food process engineering
  • Eager to learn
  • Taking on initiative and responsibilities
  • Enjoy working in a well functioning team
  • Willing to be part of a dynamic start-up environment

Working at Rival Foods

Rival Foods is a young company in a rapid growth phase. This delivers an exciting combination of ambition, positive pressure and great achievements. Our team consists of young and ambitious people that want to make a positive impact in our current food system by putting our knowledge and technology to good use. We work hard, the circumstances may not always be optimal, but we make sure to enjoy what we are doing. We believe that our technology can make a difference, but not without a solid team! 

Practical aspects:

  • Start March 2020 or later
  • 40-hours per week
  • Opportunity to make significant impact in the growth of Rival Foods
  • Options for personal development (internal and external training, courses, etc.)
  • Dynamic working environment
  • Location is in Ede (GLD), the Netherlands
november 14, 2016