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1st shift Warehouse Operator -St. Louis, MO

Key Responsibilities:

  • Accurate picking, preparing, and staging of finished materials for transportation according to schedule.
  • Safely and efficiently perform tasks with all models of forklifts. 
  • Loading and Unloading semi-trailers.
  • Verify raw material product numbers and accurate weights going to and returning from production.
  • Troubleshoot minor raw material discrepancies minimal assistance (query and adjust) and forwards major discrepancies to Cycle Counter and/or Team Lead.
  • Monitors all bins for correctness and timeliness in transactions.
  • Inspect trucks on arrival for shipping and receiving, as well as preparing outbound loads appropriately per requirements.


  • High school diploma or GED required.
  • Minimum two years' experience within a food manufacturing facility.
  • Minimum two years' experience of forklift driving and warehouse experience
  • Working knowledge of inventory control systems.
  • Computer skills, MS Office, Excel knowledge experience required. High school diploma or GED required.



Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to operate a forklift 50% of the day; ability to climb on/off on a repetitive basis throughout the day; frequently move, lift, pull & push up to 50 lbs
  • Ability to hold & use scan gun / tablet
  • 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);

 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
  • 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: St Louis