Sensory Evaluator - Part time

Adecco is currently assisting a large Client in Bridgewater, NJ for Part -time Sensory Panelists to taste ingredients and finished products and then describe how they taste.  Hours are Monday - Thursday 9:00am - 1:00pm

The ideal candidate should possess the following:

  • Advanced sensory acuity, as determined through screening sessions (see acuity testing section below)
  • Ability to describe different tastes, smells, and textures
  • Ability to work in small groups
  • Free from allergies and food related diseases (see health statement below)
  • Some knowledge of computer systems
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Enthusiasm and availability

In this position, you would play an integral role in the development of new products and platforms as well as maintaining and enhancing product quality of existing products, identifying flavor or texture problems and their sources, and providing direction for corrective actions/product improvements. Applicants should have an interest in learning more about foods and beverages. 

Acuity Testing

You will be asked to participate in acuity testing. This includes a series of tests to determine whether your sense of taste or smell is impaired. Taste and smell testing will be performed to determine if you have any taste and smell disorders, including reduction in the ability to taste or smell; total loss of taste or smell ability and/or taste or smell distortions.

Health Statement

Please be advised that as a taste tester, the essential functions of your position will be to taste products of all types. For your safety, we will not hire any individual who has ANY food allergies or food sensitivities.  Additionally, we will not accept individuals who are pregnant, breastfeeding, have dentures/false teeth, or have any condition that would prevent him or her from smelling/tasting products.

Please email resume to Celeste.Grosinski@adeccona.com

 

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