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The IFT Career Center is a dedicated resource for professionals in the food science and technology industry. Whether you are looking for a new job or looking to fill an open position we are here to help.

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Featured Jobs from the IFT Career Center

Director Scientific Affairs and Project Management | National Coffee Association
December 1, 2017 | US - NY - New York CIty, The National Coffee Association, USA (“NCA"), a New York City-based trade association representing over 350 companies and organizations in the coffee sector, is seeking candidates for the newly
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Food Scientist- Austin, TX | Amplify Snack Brands
November 26, 2017 | US - TX - Austin, Some of the Expected Job Duties:Develop new products beginning at the concept phase through successful commercialization.Assist in the production of samples for internal and external requests.Inpu
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Formulation / R&D Manager | Jiffy Mixes
November 5, 2017 | US - MI - Chelsea, A four-year college degree in Food Science, Food Technology, Food Chemistry, Cereal Chemistry, Food Engineering, or a related field.10+ years of related experience in dry baking mix product developm
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2015 IFT Salary Survey Report

The 2015 IFT Salary Survey Report is now available online. Examine the data gathered from IFT U.S. members to compare salaries by business sector, background, geography, and more. The report is free to members.


Hissho SushiWhat people are saying . . .

“Recruiting events like IFT’s are a good way to spread the word about your company. Our company is still gaining exposure and we had a great opportunity to come into contact with a broader pool of applicants to fill several open positions we were recruiting for.”

Danielle Bryant
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Free Webcast: Stand Out in the Market as a Certified Food Scientist (CFS)

Considering getting your CFS designation? Not sure how it could help your career? View this on-demand webcast and learn from Certified Food Scientists on how the CFS credential can help benefit your career, and gain tips on preparing for success. Watch it today!


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eMentor helps emerging and seasoned professionals connect. This virtual match up service offers an easy way for mentors and mentees to connect.

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CFS Info Webcasts

Hear everything you need to know to either start your CFS journey or to maintain your credential.

Certified Food Scientist (CFS): An Introduction & Exam Strategies
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