Manager, Technical Services – Cheese

Full Time

At Saputo, our best comes from our people. We’re a talented and caring team with a longstanding history of excellence. Since our first days delivering cheese on a bicycle, we’ve grown into a leading global dairy processor by staying true to the culture that defines us. Each of our employees is committed to uphold our tradition of care, quality, and passion through food, and together, we foster an environment where we can all make contributions that matter–from our manufacturing plants to our office locations and everywhere in-between.

The Manager, Technical Services – Cheese is a key member of our research and development team. In this role, you will develop, implement, and monitor programs and processes for continuous improvement, including those for raw material utilization, ingredient recoups, storage operations, and product quality.

How You Will Make Contributions That Matter

  • Evaluate, analyze, and improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the technical equipment, procedures and processes at cheese dairy manufacturing facilities.
  • Work closely with departmental leaders and engineering teams to coordinate the programs, processes and to build strong working relationships at various plants.
  • Direct and coordinate the technical elements of product development activities.
  • Conduct laboratory pilot and production trials, using natural cheese manufacturing and processing equipment.
  • Keep detailed records of research, observations, analyses, recommendations, modifications, and outcomes at the facility.
  • Remain current on new technologies within the Dairy Industry to recommend and commission new plant equipment and technologies.
  • Provide technical support to Sales, Customers, Quality, Operations and Sourcing teams as needed.

You Are Best  Suited For The Role If You…

  • have an advanced degree in dairy science or dairy technology plus at least 5 years of experience planning, implementing, monitoring, and testing food production techniques that include food safety programs in a dairy manufacturing plant.
  • Have knowledge of Least Cost Formulator, SharePoint and MS Office.
  • have some project management experience, good people skills and presentation skills.
  • having a strength in statistics, six sigma or similar is a plus.
  • Can travel periodically.

We support and Care For Our Employees By Providing Them With…

  • Development opportunities that enhance you career fulfillment.
  • Meaningful compensation & benefits that help you care for your family.
  • Opportunities to contribute to your community.

Salary range: $97,250 to $127,640

Salary offers will vary commensurate with experience, education, skills and training.

Saputo is among the top three cheese producers in the USA and one of the largest producers of extended shelf-life and cultured dairy products. We have a diversified product portfolio with well-known retail brands, such as Friendship Dairies, Frigo Cheese, Montchevre, Stella and Treasure Cave, and a strong foodservice presence, partnering with chain restaurants and broadline distributors. Thanks to our countrywide footprint and national and international distribution networks, we’re proud to bring our best to our customers and, consumers and have plenty of opportunities for our employees to grow in their own way. And we do it while also striving to build a healthier future for our people and the communities where we operate, guided by our values and the Saputo Promise. To learn more about Saputo in the USA, please click here. (

Join the Saputo Dairy USA team to make your contributions matter every day!

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