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Process Technician II - Recovery

Date: Dec 31, 2022

Location: Palo Alto, California, US, 94304

Company: IFF Family of Companies



Job Description


Process Technician II Recovery - $1000 SIGN ON BONUS


Here, we boldly bring together science and creativity to create what the world needs. An industry leader in food, beverage, health, biosciences and sensorial experiences, we create essential solutions – from global icons to unexpected innovations and experiences. Equal parts outspoken and analytical, our international collective of thinkers working with customers to bring scents, tastes, experiences, ingredients and solutions for products people crave. With more than 110 manufacturing facilities, 100 R&D centers, and 33,000 customers across the world, we’re poised to make a difference on an unprecedented scale. Without our boundary-pushing passion and end-to-end expertise, the future wouldn’t be the same.


We are currently looking for A Process Technician II Recovery to join our day/swing shift team in Palo Alto, CA


Role Requirements:

  • This position will be in our small scale and pilot plant recovery labs that supports the development of R&D projects during the swing shift (1400-2200).
  • As part of a team, this person will be responsible for he operation of various downstream unit operations and proper documentation.
  • Participate in continuous improvement efforts to increase quality and service levels, improve process safety, efficiency, and reliability.
  • Provide lab support on weekend shifts and overtime when required
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds

Job Requirements


The ideal candidate will have:


  • Relevant laboratory or pilot plant experience. (Experience with in a GMP environment is a plus)
  • A high school diploma with relevant experience or Associate degree in a technical or sciences field
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and problem-solving skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and ability to work and collaborate with a team
  • Basic computer skills. (Experience with computer-based process control systems a plus)
  • Strong communication skills and a sense of self-motivation.
  • Ability to prioritize and troubleshoot issues under pressure.


At IFF, we believe that your uniqueness unleashes our potential.  We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and are committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace.  Visit to learn more about our Equality Policy.


Compensation ($57,600 - $90,000) is based on a variety of factors including but not limited to work experience, skills, certifications, and location.

Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto