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Production Operator I

Date: Mar 9, 2023

Location: Philadelphia, PA, US, 19514

Company: IFF Family of Companies

Requisition  ID : 481961 

Job Description


We are currently looking for Production Operators in Philadelphia, PA. Production Operators are responsible for the manufacturing and production processes that create Taste products for our customers on a global scale. We have openings for second shift and third shift roles.


What We Offer:


  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life insurance
  • Health Saving Account
  • 401K with 8% match
  • Paid Holidays
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Pet Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Robust Vacation and Paid Time Off
  • Shift Differential Pay


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 Production Operator. The Production Operator is responsible for the accurate and timely manufacture of batches. The operator is expected to accurately measure all required materials, correctly add, and effectively operate all pressure kettles and mix tanks, including, but not limited to: scales, pumps, tanks and other manufacturing equipment. The operator is expected to maintain a safe and sanitary work area by ensuring the department and all equipment are cleaned and kept in good working order.

Job Requirements


Required Skills:


  • Ability to operate in a fast-paced environment, effectively working with other members of the department.
  • Previous manufacturing experience is preferred.
  • Must be able to work on weekends when needed to complete customer orders that are scheduled.
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs without difficulty.
  • Ability to weigh ingredients accurately utilizing tools such as floor scale and flow meter.
  • Ability to learn quickly and highlight process improvements.
  • Capable of wearing full-face respirator when required for handling of specific materials.
  • High School diploma or GED required.
  • Candidate should be computer literate, with the ability to navigate between different windows and transactions.
  • S.A.P. knowledge and experience is preferred.
  • Forklift trained is preferred.

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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