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2nd Shift Team Lead - Princeton, NJ

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.



  • 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.



We value:

  • Proficiency with MS Office: Word, Excel and standard MS office software.
  • Strong Manufacturing Practices (GMP).
  • Strong communication skills, must be able to with support functions such as QA
  • Knowledge of basic mathematics – conversion of metric to English measure, Density/SPG calculations


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 Jersey

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