Share this Job
Apply »

Givaudan is the global leader in the creation of flavours and fragrances. In close collaboration with food, beverage, consumer product and fragrance partners, Givaudan develops tastes and scents that delight consumers the world over. With a passion to understand consumers’ preferences and a relentless drive to innovate, Givaudan is at the forefront of creating flavours and fragrances that ‘engage your senses’. The Company achieved sales of CHF 5.5 billion in 2018. Headquartered in Switzerland with local presence in over 145 locations, the company has almost 13,600 employees worldwide. Givaudan invites you to discover more at

Project Engineer

Your future position?

Excellence in operations is the cornerstone of Givaudan’s commitment to its customers. It is a commitment that drives a culture of agility, innovation and continuous improvement across all our 64 production sites around the world. Each day, our dedicated teams transform the original creations of our talented perfumers and flavorists into products that meet customer demands and changing consumer preferences along with increasingly stringent standards for quality, speed and agility.


This position will provide project engineering to support our East Hanover, NJ site development, expansion, and process improvement/implementation activities in the production, warehouse, office, laboratory, and facility management areas throughout the site.  He/she will deliver high quality state of the art installations and provide leadership of multi-disciplined project teams.  Will also conceive, develop and implement engineering solutions to improve manufacturing efficiencies and reduce cost.  Solutions can be a combination of procedure optimization and/or capital improvements.


  • Develop and Manage: capital projects from concept through implementation, with specific focus on overall project management and coordination.  Responsible for scope development, cost estimates, project justification, design, and construction phases of assigned projects.  Must deliver high quality installations within budget and time constraints.


  • Identify and Coordinate: with departments to develop and implement process improvements which result in significant cost savings, product quality, or efficiency improvements. Develop specifications and sketches necessary to complete project installations.  Obtain bids for process equipment and construction services, and complete purchases of such equipment and services.


  • Collaborate and Assign: outside contractors, engineering services, and consultants as required to complete assignments.  Develop scope and expectations for each outside service/contractor and monitor progress and quality of work.



Are you someone who wants to grow and shape your own world?  Who thrives being in a culture where you can express yourself in a creative team environment?  Who wants to collaborate and work in a team as passionate as you?  Then come join us - and impact your world.


Your professional profile includes:

  • Bachelor of Science (or MS) degree in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering or equivalent with proven abilities to effectively manage projects.
  • Must be skilled in capital project design, cost estimation, and schedule monitoring.
  • Must have the ability to analyze current processing techniques and recommend process improvements.
  • Computer skills with a working knowledge of Word, Excel, and MS Project is required.  Working knowledge of SAP is desirable.
  • The ability to analyze current processing techniques and recommend process improvements is required.


Givaudan is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D

Apply »
Find similar jobs: