Research & Development Product Technician/Technologist in Minneapolis MN

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General Mills
Research & Development Product Technician/Technologist
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Minneapolis MN
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Job Types:
Food Technol/Scientist, Research Technician
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The R&D Technician will be part of the One Global Cereal & Snacks Platform, supporting chewy bars and rotary molded snacks.

  • General project support (at the direction of others)
  • Execute and document tests, panels and experiments (in labs, pilot plant, plant) working with R&D developers and Shared Services support; data capture and organization; producing prototypes (CFD Support)
  • Build basic technical skills: product and process
  • Procure and manage materials; manage and maintain lab spaces; basic equipment set up, teardown, sanitation
  • Agile, ability to flex across teams within a platform as work needs shift
  • Support projects across HMM, renovation, and innovation efforts to continue to grow the top and bottom line.

  • 2-Year Degree
  • High School Degree w/3-5 years of directly relatable experience
  • Experience of working in teams to deliver results
  • Basic computer/technology skills (Word, Excel, other computer programs)
  • Critical Thinking & Problem-Solving Skills
  • Comfortable in processing (pilot plant or plant) environment
  • Comfortable working in a lab environment
  • Comfortable operating equipment
  • Good communication skills
  • Basic understanding of food safety and human safety
  • Ability to adapt to a dynamic work environment
  • Ability to multitask, advance work in multiple projects
  • Ability to communicate effectively and contribute to a team environment
  • Interpersonal ability to build relationships at all levels within the organization to advance your work
  • Ability to diagnose and resolve conflicts with others
  • Desire to learn new concepts quickly and apply in productive ways
  • Ability to influence others
  • Leadership within a team and ownership for your work
  • Maturity to navigate through fast-paced situations
  • Ability to assess and solve technical/mechanical problems
  • Strong self-starter and holds a high regard for quality of work


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