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Naturex is an international leader in plant extraction and the development of natural ingredients and solutions for the food, health and beauty sectors. Naturex operates its business through three business units, food and beverage, health and nutrition and personal care. The company operates 16 production locations around the world and employs around 1,700 people. Naturex became part of Givaudan in 2018. 

Givaudan is a global leading company in taste and wellbeing, and fragrance and beauty. With its heritage stretching back over 250 years, the Company has a long history of innovating scents and tastes. The company is committed to driving purpose-led, long-term growth while leading the way to improve happiness and health for people and nature. In the fiscal year 2020, the Company employed over 15,800 people worldwide and achieved sales of CHF 6.3 billion and a free cash flow of 12.8% of sales. Let’s imagine together on www.givaudan.com

Machine Operator

Primary Responsibilities and Duties

  • Operating food processing equipment such as: mills, presses, labeler and fillers, as well as batching or blending of ingredients from recipes or work order formulas;
  • Carry out work order standard operating procedures and bill of material notes;
  • Set up and or changeover of equipment; 
  • Complete work orders by calculating ingredient weights and adjustments;
  • Perform wash down and sanitation duties as required;
  • Perform general labor duties related to product processing such as lifting, loading and packaging.
  • Document steps and procedures on actual production tracking form


Professional Skills 

  • 2 years demonstrated mixing/blending/batch making and general processing equipment experience


Experience Required

  • Demonstrated basic mathematics skills;
  • Demonstrated oral and written communications skills;
  • Ability to interpret and follow written processes and procedures;
  • Must have basic computer skills;
  • Ability to lift 50-100 pounds and manually move up to 4-600lbs;
  • Ability to walk or stand for 8-12 hrs;
  • Must have a strong commitment to safe manufacturing practices;
  • Ability to work overtime, including weekends as required;
  • Position requires working in a standing position/squatting, bending, walking;
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) a plus.


Educational Requirements

  • High school or GED required




At Givaudan, you contribute to delightful taste and scent experiences that touch people’s lives.
You work within an inspiring teamwork culture – where you can thrive, collaborate and learn from other talented and passionate people across disciplines, regions and divisions.
Join us and Impact Your World

Diversity drives innovation and creates closer connections with our employees, customers and partners.
Givaudan embraces diversity and is committed to building an inclusive environment where everyone impacts our world.

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