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Blending Powder Packer - New Ulm, MN

Key Responsibilities:

•Read batch card, work orders, recipes, or formulas in order to determine cooking times and temperatures, and ingredient specifications.
•Weigh and dump or scoop prescribed solid, granular, or powdered ingredients into cook pot, according to formulation and batch card.
•Observe gauges, dials, and product characteristics, and adjust controls in order to maintain appropriate temperature, pressure, and flow of ingredients within prescribed limits.
•May observe reaction through porthole in equipment and adjust controls to regulate speed or degree of reaction, according to knowledge of process.
•Record production and test data, such as processing steps, temperature and steam readings, cooking time, and batches processed, and test results.
•Clean, wash, and sterilize equipment and cooking area, using water hoses, cleaning or sterilizing solutions, or rinses.
•Maintain the facility clean and safe considering all SOPs, policies, procedures and regulations in all operations of the plant.


•High School Diploma or GED preferred
•Able to troubleshoot, anticipate and correct problems associated with plant operations
•Ability to drive a forklift when necessary
•Good math comprehension (addition and subtraction) and conversion skills.
•Knowledge of computers, office applications and accounting software, SAP a plus
•1st Shift - 6 AM - 2:30 PM


Physical Requirement:
•Ability to be on your feet 60% - 90% of the day;
•Frequently lift a 35 lb. product hose;
•Frequently move, lift, pull & push up to 50 lbs.;
•Required to wear personal protective equipment (PPE). 
•Willingness and ability to work in a facility with minimal temperature control, exposed to local temperature variations (hot & cold);


We Value:
•Diversity, Inclusiveness, Belonging
•Work Ethics, Reliability, Punctuality (attendance)
•Continuous Improvement Mindset, Leadership, Courage to be Innovative
•Teamwork, Positive Attitude, Motivation, Adaptability
•Safety & Quality Conscious, Integrity


 We Offer:
•High Challenge and High Reward Environment
•Entry to exciting and inspiring world of perfumes and taste
•Culture that values diversity where people are at the heart of the company
•Opportunity to work for a company that cares about the environment and sets and achieves ambitious sustainability objectives




Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential function.


Firmenich is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran


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:


* Generous Paid Time Off!

* Quarterly Bonus Potential!

* Retirement Plans!

* 401(k) with Company Match!

* Low Cost Medical, Dental & Rx & Vision Coverage!

* Tuition Assistance for Employees and Children!

* Flexible Spending Accounts!

* Tobacco-Free Campus!

* And Many More Employee-Friendly Programs!

Nearest Major Market: New Ulm

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