Sensory Panelist Tech Center (Caldwell, ID) in Caldwell ID

J.R. Simplot
Sensory Panelist Tech Center (Caldwell, ID)
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Caldwell ID
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Sensory - R & D

The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. These endeavors have been around for centuries and will continue to be a vital part of the global economy. We currently have a position available at our facility in Tech Center - Caldwell, ID. Caldwell boasts great community events, many outdoor recreational activities, and several wineries.


Evaluates the characteristics of food objectively using all their senses: smell, taste, touch, sight, and sound. Summarizes evaluations of products aligned with specific training guidelines in a simple, concise manner. This is a part time position with a weekly schedule of 8:00am - 12:00pm Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday and will offer a benefit package.


* Responsible for adhering to specific sensory guidelines (i.e. no perfumes, lotions, smoking).

* Must be flexible and available to work on an as-needed basis (no set schedule).

* Work in an environment with little or no knowledge of the products being tested.

* Adhere to training standards to maintain repeatability, agreement, and outlier percentages above 85%.

* Participate in skill assessments including blinds, articulation, spice identification, and acuity to maintain accuracy above 85%.

* Certify annually to evaluate McDonalds sensory quality.


* High school diploma or general education degree (GED)


These statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification.

They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.

Combination of education, training and/or experience will be considered for this position.


External Candidates:Visit Job SearchSelect Current OpportunitiesSelect All Open PositionsApply to Job ID## 4992 Please prepare a cover letter outlining your interest and qualifications and submit with your resume via our online application process described above.

For best results, please upload your resume as a Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF document. This process includes additional job-relevant questions, so plan on at least 20 minutes when you apply. When a position is in the interview stage or has been filled, it will no longer appear on our Simplot Careers website. If you experience any technical difficulties when applying through our online system, please contact our Employment Center for assistance at **The J.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.**

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