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Creation Technician Assistant-Princeton, NJ.

Country/Region:  US
Job function:  LABS

Creation Lab Tech/Assistant

Plainsboro, NJ., US


CL S11



We have an immediate opportunity for a Creation Laboratory Technician at our Plainsboro facility. His/her mission will be to support our small-scale compounding requests for local and global Perfumers formulations. Compounding and delivering an accurate/quality end product. Maintains a clean and orderly working laboratory environment according to cGMP. Assures compliance of HS&E procedures and proactively contribute to the improvement of lab safety. Accomplishes tasks by considering all areas involved, not matter how small. Shows concern for all aspects of the job. Accurately checks for processes and tasks. Excellent communication skills to foster a healthy collaboration between team members and requestors. Makes customers and their needs a primary focus of their actions. Develops and sustains productive customer relationships. Strong computer skills required to compound, check availability of raw materials, post batches, review inventory and print labels. Contributes to overall team success. Actively participates as a member of a team to move the team toward the completion of goals. Identifies inefficiencies and proposes viable solutions following Lean Management principles and guidelines.


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

  • Compound fragrance oils for Perfumers, Fragrance Development Manager and other laboratories while adhering to delivery due dates and applying good laboratory practices
  • Optimize the number of pours to be done manually when applicable and deliver the minimum required number of pours as defined by the Creation Laboratory Manager/Perfumer
  • Keeps collection of raw materials fresh and ensuring all expired ones are removed while maintaining and up-to-date collection of fragrance oils related to the perfumer’s oil library
  • Operates with a team spirit mindset and supports their colleagues under high workload situations


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.
  • A firm belief that working together with our customers is the key to achieving great things.
  • An eagerness to be one team and learn from each other to bring progress to life and create a better future
  • We offer competitive pay, career growth opportunities, and outstanding benefit programs


You bring

  • Previous experience in a perfumery or FMCG company strongly preferred
  • Proficiency in MS Office Applications such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • REQUIRED – Highschool Diploma /GED required; college degree strongly preferred. 



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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