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PE Sample Lab Supervisor - Princeton, NJ

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supervise multiple employees and all planning and scheduling responsibilities
  • Significant interaction with the commercial team prioritizing sampling needs as well as daily interaction with Quality and Perfumery production.
  • Achieving PE Sample Lab goals; planning and assigning work; implementing policies and procedures; and recommending improvements in production methods, equipment, operating procedures and working conditions.
  • Demonstrating and coaching good leadership behaviors and dedicating ample time and effort to performance management to include tactically and strategically planning, scheduling and executing operator cross-training.
  • Understanding and managing department expense budgets, and participating in budget development.
  • Driving a positive safety culture with the belief that all injuries are preventable.




  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience, preferably in engineering, operations management or similar field.
  • 3 to 5 years supervisory experience, preferably in a chemical or food/beverage manufacturing environment.
  • Experience with LEAN Manufacturing and Sanitation experience, preferably in a perfumery and/or food/beverage facility.



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, Commercial and R&D


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