Applications Technician

Date: Sep 18, 2023

Location: New York, NY, US, 10019

Company: IFF Family of Companies

Requisition  ID : 491126 

Job Description


Are you looking for a role that will help you to Do More Good and fulfill a bigger purpose? Would you like to positively impact millions of lives around the world? Do you have a passion for scents and innovation? As an Applications Technician, you will provide support to Sales, Perfumers and Scent Design Managers by incorporating fragrances/raw materials into a base. This position reports to the Application Lab Supervisor, and you will be expected to adapt to changing tasks and instructions based on business demands throughout the day in order to satisfy internal and external customers. 


You will spend your time... 


  • Making samples according to SOPs and customer requirements using a computer task management system (SAP)
  • Verifying and Maintaining stock of lab materials (oils, bases, packaging, etc.).
  • Following GLPs and maintaining a clean & safe work environment at your bay and throughout the lab.
  • Providing help when it is needed in other labs. 
  • Maintaining a log of completed sample requests

Job Requirements


Required Skills:


  • Computer skills: Must be proficient in basic computer knowledge and comfortable using automated systems and computer task management tools. 
  • Communication – Must be comfortable communicating with Sales, SDMs & other lab personnel verbally as well as electronically.
  • Team Player & Independent contributor
  • Must be able to start and complete a task in a dynamic environment: 
  • Adapt to changes and priorities due to customer request.
  • Must be safe and conscientious lab operator for the protection of all employees. 


Required Experience: 


  • Must have successfully held a task oriented position for at least 6 – 12 months.
  • Experience in the fragrance industry in a lab environment is desired.
  • College experience, especially in a lab setting preferred.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent required


Compensation ($48,100.00 - $50,000.00) is based on a variety of factors including but not limited to work experience, skills, certifications, and location.

We are a global leader in taste, scent and nutrition, offering our customers a broader range of natural solutions and accelerating our growth strategy. At IFF, we believe that your uniqueness unleashes our potential. We value the diverse mosaic of the ethnicity, national origin, race, age, sex or veteran status. We strive for an inclusive workplace that allows each of our colleagues to bring their authentic self to work regardless of their religion, gender identity & expression, sexual orientation, or disability.

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Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City