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Manufacturing Operator 1

Date: Sep 15, 2021

Location: Newark, Delaware, US, 19711

Company: IFF Family of Companies

Job Description

International Flavors and Fragrances N&B has multiple opportunities for entry level Manufacturing Operators in Newark, DE. If you a high-energy individual who is open-minded, positive, and has a strong commitment to quality and results, then this is the role for you! 
International Flavors and Fragrances N&B offers an excellent benefits package that includes a generous 401k match, health and dental insurance, paid time off, a variable bonus plan, and much more!
This position will be responsible for, but not limited to:
•    Operate all equipment and perform all duties in accordance with current SOP and cGMP requirements
•    Maintain all necessary supplies for the packaging area
•    Accurately record and maintain all necessary records in accordance with current SOPs
•    Move finished product from the packaging areas to the designated storage area
•    Reprocess any material as directed by a supervisor
•    Support efforts within the packaging areas as necessary to maintain proper production flow
•    Change product sifter screens as directed in accordance with current SOPs
•    Change bag house bags and clean storage bins as directed by supervision
•    Maintain and empty dust collection and vacuum cleaning units
•    Assist in all areas of plant when needed (sifter cloth change, sifter change, purge, clean, etc.)
•    Perform all bar-coding where applicable per SOP
•    Responsible for cleanliness and housekeeping in the packaging, sifting, recycle, and other areas as directed by supervision
•    Support the plant's safety, health & environmental programs and industrial hygiene programs
•    Commit to safe work practices
•    Assure compliance with Responsible Care® and Product Stewardship efforts
•    Participate in safety programs and training and drills to increase safety self-awareness

Job Requirements

Job RequirementsJob Requirements
The following are required:
•    High School Diploma/GED
•    Basic math skills
•    Basic computer skills
•    Strong verbal and written communication skills
•    Strong interpersonal skills
•    Willing and able to follow various procedures throughout the site in accordance with current SOP and cGMP requirements
•    Willing and able to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) in different plant areas as required
•    Willing and able to work a 12-hour rotating shift
•    Willing and able to work overtime as needed 
The following are preferred:
•    Technical degree in Manufacturing or Process Technology
•    Experience in an industrial or chemical plant environment
•    Experience with industrial plant safety rules including LOTO, PPE, permitting, confined space, etc. 
•    Previous experience in the food and/or pharmaceutical industries
•    Experience operating a powered industrial truck (i.e. forklift)

Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia