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Spray Dry Operator - New Ulm, MN

Key Responsibilities: 

•    Weigh materials per the specifications set for each batch. 
•    Add materials to the mixing kettle in the accurate order and quantity. 
•    Verify correct items have been picked before adding to the mixing tank. 
•    Transfer liquids as needed from vessel to vessel. 
•    Run the Dryer per specified instructions on each batch sheet. 
•    Accurately and completely fill out paperwork as needed. 
•    Disassemble, clean, and reassemble equipment as needed during wash-ups.    
•    Clean and sanitize room areas as needed. 
•    Fill in for Powder Packer position as needed.  



•    High School Diploma / GED preferred. Equivalent experience may be considered in lieu of Diploma 
•    Minimum of three to five years of experience within a food manufacturing facility. 
•    One to two years of experience as a Powder Packer. 
•    One to two years of experience as a Split Person. 
•    Flexible work hours will be necessary, including occasional evening and weekend work. 
•    Must complete respirator fit test, therefore, must be clean shaven  
•    Ability to manage the overall Tower Drying process and complexities that may be encountered.  Also, ensure all members of the Tower Dryer department are following all aspects of safety, quality, and productivity always.  


 Physical Requirements: 

•    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);  
•    Must have the ability to operator a forklift. 


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 


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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