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Team Lead-Princeton, NJ.

Country/Region:  US
Job function:  MANUFACTURING

2nd Shift Team Lead
Princeton, NJ, US

The Team Lead responsible for driving safety culture, conducting quality risk assessments, works closely with all internal teams and demonstrates good leadership skills.

At dsm-firmenich people are at the heart of the company. We are committed to equal employment opportunities and value diversity in the workplace.


Your key responsibilities
•    Drive safety culture change among the local small teams through employee engagement and sharing of best practices with other production areas.
•    Conducts safety leading indicator activities according with the established targets, engages team members to achieve targets.
•    Conducts daily audits of Quality Risk Assessments, understands root causes of non-conformances and works with small team to communicate, address and prevent recurrence.
•    Improves on-time delivery by adhering to schedule sequence and expectations.  Informs Shift Lead and Supervisor of any KPI’s off target and adjusts as necessary to meet daily goals. Provide leadership for communication of IMS reporting, follow up and prevention measures.
•    Develop good working relations with internal teams and support functions (QC, Logistics, Maintenance, Planning) to continue to improve the overall business processes.
•    Demonstrated proficiency in all areas of packing, compounding, safety, quality, punctuality, communication, leadership and accountability.


We bring 
•    A rich history and a promising future of bold scientific innovation and passionate creation with our customers. 
•    A space to grow by encouraging and supporting curiosity and an open mindset;
•    A culture that prioritizes safety and well-being, both physically and mentally;
•    The opportunity to work for a company where sustainability is much more than a claim and is core to our strategy and purpose;
•    A flexible work environment that empowers people to take accountability for their work and own the outcome;
•    We offer competitive pay, career growth opportunities, and outstanding benefit programs


You bring
•    High School Diploma or GED Equivalent
•    3 to 5 years compounding and packing experience.
•    Prior experience handling chemicals
•    Ability to lift 50 lbs. or more.

Agency Statement 
Please note this is a direct search led by dsm-firmenich. We only accept applications from candidates, not from agencies nor subject to agency’s fees, percentages or similar.  



Equal Opportunities Commitment 

dsm-firmenich is fully dedicated to inclusion because when people feel engaged and empowered, their creativity and innovation drives unprecedented progress. We aim to build a workplace where opportunity really is equal, so everyone can thrive. We do not discriminate: there’s a place for everyone at dsm-firmenich.
dsm-firmenich is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.
dsm-firmenich people are as diverse as our customers. For us that includes a commitment to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.
We are committed to providing reasonable support for disabled applicants in our recruiting process. Should you need assistance, and are comfortable to share this, please let us know.

About dsm-firmenich

As innovators in nutrition, health, and beauty, dsm-firmenich reinvents, manufactures, and combines vital nutrients, flavors, and fragrances for the world’s growing population to thrive. With our comprehensive range of solutions, with natural and renewable ingredients and renowned science and technology capabilities, we work to create what is essential for life, desirable for consumers, and more sustainable for the planet. dsm-firmenich is a Swiss-Dutch company, listed on the Euronext Amsterdam, with operations in almost 60 countries and revenues of more than €12 billion. With a diverse, worldwide team of nearly 30,000 employees, we bring progress to life™ every day, everywhere, for billions of people.

Please note this is a direct search led by dsm-firmenich. We only accept applications from candidates, not from agencies nor subject to agency’s fees, percentages or similar.

Nearest Major Market: New Jersey

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