International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF) has an opening for a Laboratory Technologist position at the Pryor, OK Proteins Solutions plant. As a Laboratory Technologist, you will perform tasks to support the daily workflow and testing for all labs at the Pryor facility.
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.
Perform microbiological, chemical, physical, and/or organoleptic analysis of raw and finished products based on written procedures.
Perform daily verification of the equipment and minor maintenance on test equipment as assigned.
Assure all retained samples are identified and properly stored.
Prepare reagents, media, and supplies for testing, as needed.
Perform basic aseptic techniques.
Assist with special projects.
Use the computerized inventory management system and Microsoft Excel for the input and retrieval of data for all products and materials tested.
Maintain laboratory housekeeping and completion of master sanitation schedule.
Utilize appropriate Safety and Food Safety Practices while performing job function.
Other functions related to Quality Control and the advancement of IFF within the Quality organization.
An Associate degree or higher in a science related field OR 5+ years working as a lab analyst or lab tech
Experience with LIMS or equivalent system
Experience with SAP
Experience working in GMP regulated facility
Experience with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Willing and able to wear required PPE (personal protective equipment) such as steel toes, hardhat, hearing protection and protective eyewear
Willing and able to lift/move 50 lbs, climb stairs and ladders, stand, walk, stoop, bend, kneel, utilize visual acuity, reach overhead.
While we are interested in all qualified candidates with the potential to work in the United States, we are not able to sponsor visas. Additionally, to qualify for this position, you must be proficient in English, including reading, writing, and verbal communication.
At IFF, we believe that your uniqueness unleashes our potential. We value the diverse mosaic of 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. Visit IFF.com/careers/workplace-diversity-and-inclusion to learn more…