Vice President of Product Development at Green Mountain Animal, LLC

Small animal product manufacturer seeks a Vice President of Product Development to work in our
Milton, Vermont plant.

Green Mountain Animal, LLC was established with one clear mission: To partner with companion animal companies to advance the growth of their animal health products and pet treats. We offer consultation services to small and well-established companies – helping with business, ingredient, formulation, manufacturing and distribution solutions. With over 25 combined years of leadership in the companion animal industry, we’ve formed strategic alliances with reputable animal health organizations around the globe to raise industry standards in the production of companion animal health products and treats.

This position is responsible for product research and development of nutraceutical and herbal products for companion animals including soft chews, gels, topical products and extruded treats. Must stay abreast of current and future trends in the nutraceutical industry including staying current on the changing regulatory laws on the usage of herbals and nutraceuticals for companion animals. Must assist in facility certification for NASC, FSMA, cGMP, USDA and Organic compliance. Must provide support with technical guidance to sales, purchasing and customers to ensure concept to commercialization process.

The ideal candidate will demonstrate exceptional knowledge of food and dairy science, biotechnology and chemical engineering.

A Master of Science Degree in Food and Nutritional Sciences is required with at least eight years experience in a similar environment. Salary will be from $96,450.00 to $110,000.00 depending upon qualifications, plus benefits.

Please send your resume and cover letter to Keeli Metz, CFO/President, at

Note: This notice is provided as a result of the anticipated filing of an application for permanent labor certification for this job opportunity. Any person may provide documentary evidence bearing on this application to the United States Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration, Atlanta Processing Center, Harris Tower, 233 Peachtree, NE, Suite 410 Atlanta, Georgia 30303.