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Maintenance Mechanic - Plainsboro, NJ

Location: Plainsboro, New Jersey, United States


Key Responsibilities:

  • Daily repair of all chemical plant equipment and building facilities as required  and as trained.
  • Dependent on training, either electrical or mechanical repairs of all plant equipment and buildings as assigned by the Maintenance Supervisor
  • Troubleshooting of equipment, as needed, to maintain and keep equipment in operation including rotating machinery.
  • Assist other maintenance personnel as needed.
  • Repair and rebuild of equipment.
  • Rotating equipment, lubrication and repairs
  • Industrial piping metal and plastic



  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • Requires two years technical school training in a related field or equivalent work experience.
  • Minimum of 3-5 years maintenance experience, preferably in a chemical or food/beverage manufacturing environment with technical experience as either a machinist, electrician, pipe fitter or welder.
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret statistical data, general business periodicals, professional journals, engineering diagrams, technical procedures, or governmental regulations
  • Willingness and ability to work in a facility with limited temperature controls, exposed to local temperature variations (hot & cold)


We value:

  • Proficiency with MS Office: Word, Excel and standard MS office software.
  • Strong Manufacturing Practices (GMP).


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!