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Quality Control Lab Technician 1

Reporting to the QC Supervisor, the QC Lab Technician is position is responsible for performing quality inspection and testing of incoming raw materials and outgoing finished products, completing all necessary administrative, control, and compliance requirements. 


Essential Responsibilities:

•    Ensures that sampling is conducted in accordance with accepted protocol and proper technique to ensure representative sample.
•    Responsible for inspection, and testing of incoming raw materials, in-process materials and finished products and ensuring that procedures are followed and measurements are performed accurately, using the appropriate test methods for odor and color and equipment, including GC,SG,RI as well as other available equipment/methods.
•    Catalogue samples in the retain library for all incoming and finished goods.
•    Accurately records the results of all testing and determines whether results are within acceptable specification limits. Makes determination to conditionally approve, rework or reject materials not meeting specification.
•    Prepares required documents (MSDS/COA/Spec Sheet) and responds to internal and external requests for documentation in a timely manner.
•    Oversees the review of process documents (i.e. Work Order, Analytical Work Report, and Purchase Order) to ensure all customer requirements are met.
•    Responsible for all equipment, ensuring proper working condition, maintaining/calibrating as required, preventing unintended use of nonconforming equipment, and verifying product quality when necessary.
•    Maintains a clean and safe working area and ensures that personnel adhere to safety practices, procedures, and regulations including use of safety glasses, gloves, etc., as required.
•    Works with Perfumery and Purchasing Depts. to evaluate samples from potential new raw material suppliers.
•    Assists in the Customer Complaint Process: logging, investigation and development of corrective actions.
•    Performs other duties as assigned.



•    Associates degree preferred in Chemistry or related Science
•    1-2 years lab experience; QC experience in a fragrance environment preferred.
•    Strong math and computer skills
•    Attention to details, ability to follow-through, observant, accuracy in weights and measures
•    Ability to operate analytical equipment. and be able to work in an environment with strong fragrance present throughout shift.
•    Good olfactive sensory ability
•    Strong communication skills and ability to positively interact with colleagues at all levels.


At Agilex, we create an environment in which employees are valued, motivated and encouraged to reach their full potential.  We offer competitive pay, career growth opportunities, and an outstanding benefits program that features:

•    Sign On Bonus $500!
•    Generous Paid Time Off!
•    401(k) with Company Match!
•    Low Cost Medical, Dental & Rx & Vision Coverage!
•    Tuition Assistance for Employees!
•    Flexible Spending Accounts!
•     And Many More Employee-Friendly Programs!



Agilex Fragrances is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Nearest Major Market: New Jersey

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