Career Opportunities with Takasago International Corp

Scent, taste, and future

Careers At Takasago International Corp
Share with friends or Subscribe!

Current job opportunities are posted here as they become available.

Subscribe to our RSS feeds to receive instant updates as new positions become available.

Material Handler (Shipping & Receiving)

Department: Flavor Manufacturing - Ship & Rec
Location: Teterboro, NJ, United States

Schedule:  Monday to Friday  8:30am to 5:00pm and 10:00am to 6:30pm

Essential Job Functions:

  • Perform all necessary labor duties related to shipping, receiving, packaging, and labeling of manufactured products.
  • Required to comprehend and apply automated and manual material management practices with accuracy (e.g., FIFO, quantities consumed, SAP program)
  • Operate production machinery and equipment (e.g., forklifts, etc.) in a safe manner as outlined by company policies and manufacturer's instructions.
  • Receive/Ship and store materials into and out of facility under the guidelines of Standard Operating Procedures (S.O.P.'s) and Takasago procedures and guidelines.
  • Receive, pack, seal, label, and ship all finished products as required per established shipping modes (etc., FedEx/UPS/LTL-FTL processes and procedures).
  • Ensure accurate physical and system receipt of inbound material, precise sampling and accurate put away and location recording in SAP.
  • Label, Stage, Stretch Wrap and Stage Finished Products for shipping per applicable
  • On and off loading of materials from delivery trucks.
  • Must be able to follow written and verbal instructions applicable to the handling, measurements, etc. of various chemical ingredients and products.
  • Demonstrate leadership in learning and consistently applying company safety policies, practices and procedures in a manner that prevents injuries and other operational losses.
  • Work overtime on an as-needed basis.
  • Will be required to demonstrate initiative for performing various job tasks on an as-needed basis 30-70% of the time, without specific directions (after learning how to perform the job tasks and when they should be done).


  • One to two years’ experience in either a manufacturing or warehouse distribution environment.
  • Flavor or Fragrance environment a plus.
  • Forklift experience required.
  • Experience using hand-held scanners is a plus.
  • Able to perform basic math calculations, with use of a calculator.
  • Computer knowledge is essential.
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English on a level needed to interact with other employees, as needed in the performance of work duties.

Applicant Tracking System Powered by ClearCompany HRM Applicant Tracking System