Process Technologist

Job description

Huel has an excellent reputation for producing innovative nutritionally complete products of the highest standards. We are looking for a Process Technologist to join our Technical team to lead the operation of our state-of-the-art pilot plant equipment. You will be responsible for the production of new and improved prototype samples of Huel Ready to Drink (RTD), conducting quality analysis and working alongside the Technical and New Product Development team to help us lead the complete nutrition category globally.

What you’ll be doing

  • Leading the operation of our state-of-the-art pilot plant equipment responsible for producing Huel beverage products
  • Ensuring equipment is maintained to the highest standards for safe product sample generation
  • Assisting in general tasks to ensure smooth running of the pilot plant
  • Conducting quality analysis of trial and commercial RTD samples and sharing raw data to wider teams
  • Assisting on new product development and process development projects
  • Contributing to new procedures and standard operating procedures to aid optimising trials and factory processes
  • Assisting in broader technical and quality support activities


  • Experience of physical operation and cleaning of pilot scale processing equipment, ideally that suited for liquid or beverage processing
  • Knowledge of food/beverage thermal processes and hygienic manufacturing practices
  • An awareness of the importance of process and food safety and the ability to follow procedures to operate process equipment safely and efficiently
  • Experience working with ultra-high-temperature processes (desirable)
  • A background in engineering in addition to hands on experience operating pilot scale or factory equipment (desirable)

About You

  • A positive, can-do attitude, motivated to help Huel develop the highest standard products
  • A willingness to work flexibly as required to complete key trial work for projects
  • An effective communicator of observations, results and data

What we can offer you!

  • The opportunity to produce the world’s number one complete nutrition products
  • A great team atmosphere with a growth mindset
  • Share options
  • Pension scheme
  • Private healthcare
  • Free use of our on-site gym
  • Flexible working hours
  • Free Huel (of course!)