Firmenich is a leading international company with headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland. Our reputation for excellence as a creator and manufacturer of specialty chemicals, flavors and perfumery products is recognized worldwide. From our award-winning fragrances to our irresistible candy ingredients, our team has been combining experience and innovation to perfume and flavor our clients' products for our mutual success. Their passion has not only helped create many of the world's best-selling perfumes, cosmetics, household products and food & beverage selections, it's the major reason for our success as the world's largest private company in our industry.
Quality Control Technologist
We currently have an immediate opportunity for a QC TECHNOLOGIST to join the QUALITY CONTROL DEPARTMENT of our CORPORATE COMPLIANCE DIVISION at our ST. LOUIS, MO production facility.
Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
Job Responsibility - Sensory evaluation of raw ingredients and finished products that includes performing odor tests and tasting. - Support production processes, control inventory of supplies, and maintain equipment. - Take initiative by interacting with internal customers to resolve issues (production, purchasing, flavorists). - Recommend system and procedure updates and improvements. Assist in writing and updating area SOP#s. - Help maintain cleanliness and order in the QC lab. - Follows all Lab and Site safety and GMP rules. - Other duties as assigned.
Profile - Position requires a B.S. in Food Science, Biology, Chemistry, or closely related degree. - Must have 5+ years experience in a food, beverage, quality control laboratory. - Hands-on experience with gas and liquid chromatography is highly desirable. - Must be able to work rotating shifts and overtime as needed.
At Firmenich we create an environment in which employees are valued, motivated and encouraged to reach their full potential. We foster entrepreneurial spirit and imaginative teamwork with freedom to act within our strategic plans. We recruit and develop the best talents, rewarding them accordingly. We offer
competitive pay, career growth opportunities, and an outstanding benefits program that features:
If you are interested in applying for this position, please apply online at:
- Generous Paid Time Off! * Quarterly Bonus Potential! * Retirement Plans! * 401(k) with Company Match! * Low Cost Medical, Dental, Vision & Rx Coverage! * Tuition Assistance for Employees and Children! * Flexible Spending Accounts! *Tobacco Free Property! * And Many More Employee-Friendly Programs!
Equal Opportunity Employer
Job Location USA - Missouri