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Senior Quality Control Technician, 2nd Shift

Country/Region:  US

Key Responsibilities:
• Prioritize / separate samples and other team activities, ensuring all analyst daily work is performed through the Global Quality Control LEAN Workflow model to complete all testing and final Quality disposition decisions on Quality Control Samples. 
• Provide necessary Team coordination to ensure defined Quality Control processes are functioning as designed and appropriate sample prioritization is maintained,   
• Ability to Flex in & out of cycles (including for PTO coverage), to ensure Team responsiveness against SLA for handling routine samples to assist with other assigned Quality - - Control responsibilities and Quality Assurance support requests.  Work with team to resolve Quality Control process bottlenecks as needed and escalate as appropriate. 
 •Analyze raw material, in-process, and finished product samples via GC and GCMS according to established SOP's. Prioritize / separate  samples and organize their testing per established SOP's. Provide and maintain system and procedure updates, improvements, and provide Quality Control Support to Nonconformance and non-routine Quality Control samples.
We Value: 
• Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry, Food Science, Biology, or related science plus 3-5 years’ experience. Previous Quality Control experience in an analytical lab or sensory lab; skills to include wet chemistry, specific Gravity, Refractive index, titrations. Prior GC, GCMS, or Flavors and/or Fragrance sensory experience are preferable.
• Demonstrated expertise is a specialized competency such as GC interpretation, Sensory evaluation, or other key non-routine analysis.  SAP knowledge preferred.
• Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
•  Strong analytical skills with demonstrated problem solving ability.

We Offer:
• Culture that allows you to live your purpose, values creativity and diversity
• Work in a global and intercultural environmental and the chance to work in a fast moving and rewarding team environment
• Great opportunity to learn and grow
• Safe & ethical standards
• Inclusive benefits package


Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential function.
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.


Firmenich is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran




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.

Nearest Major Market: St Louis

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