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Job ID:  47481
Date:  Nov 23, 2021
Job function:  Manufacturing
Experience level:  Experienced Hire
Business:  DSM Nutritional Products

Manufacturing Operator P/T 1st Shift - Schenectady, NY

DSM – Bright Science. Brighter Living.™

Royal DSM is a global, purpose-led, science-based company active in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living. DSM’s purpose is to create brighter lives for all. DSM addresses with its products and solutions some of the world’s biggest challenges while simultaneously creating economic, environmental and societal value for all its stakeholders – customers, employees, shareholders, and society at large. DSM delivers innovative solutions for human nutrition, animal nutrition, personal care and aroma, medical devices, green products and applications, and new mobility and connectivity. DSM and its associated companies deliver annual net sales of about €10 billion with approximately 23,000 employees. The company was founded in 1902 and is listed on Euronext Amsterdam. 

More information can be found at www.dsm.com.


Build brighter. Earn better.
$21.00/hr and $2,000 Sign-on Bonus ($1,000 paid after 3 months and $1,000 paid after 6 months)
What You’ll Do
Our Manufacturing team is the heart of our Schenectady Plant. As a Manufacturing Operator, you’ll be a key part of a diverse workforce and work 1st Shift (Monday-Friday 6:00 AM-2:30 PM EST)16 hours per week to support the plant’s day-to-day operations. This is a less strenuous role, but still offers a variety where you’ll enjoy collaborating with your coworkers to make what we do, and how we do it, even better. This will involve handling raw materials (dry pre-mix powders), cleaning on the production floor, producing cartons, monitoring equipment and processes, analyzing our products, and any additional support as needed. You’ll be supported by your team and directly impact the quality of our products – and help improve real lives. Ready for a challenge? Step up, share your experience and shape our future.
About DSM Nutritional Products
With DSM Nutritional Products sites consistently proving that we have some of the best facilities in the world, the growth of our business and those who work within it is inevitable. We live progression in everything we do. How do we do it? By continuously adapting our knowledge, skills and ways of working to meet the demands of our ever-changing world. That’s why when you join our team, you’ll have the opportunity to make an impact on the company – and on your career.
The Future
We’re constantly reinventing our systems and processes and investing in our sites to make them safer, smarter and more efficient. One of our top priorities is to continue fostering an inclusive environment so that every employee feels supported to bring their full self to work. That’s not all. At the same time, we’re digitizing our sites and workforce so that our Manufacturing teams can be ready for whatever the future brings. What does this all mean for you? You’ll be able to learn and grow, expanding your expertise and career, all with support from our internal learning and development opportunities.
We Bring
A great salary of $21.00/hr and up to $500/quarterly bonus.
A variety of health initiatives (e.g. Virgin Pulse)
The chance to be part of a team that feel more like friends than colleagues
Continuous learning and support
Opportunities to progress and shape a manufacturing career that’s right for you
A supportive and inclusive environment where you can bring and nurture your unique skills, talents and personality every day
Continuous improvement, meaning you’ll get experience using new technologies to make our sites safe and completely injury-free
Significant investment in the health of our people through initiatives that can improve health and wellbeing
Diverse employees who aren’t afraid to think outside of the box
A team that truly cares about sustainability, each other and our customers
A complete commitment to ethics and integrity
You Bring
A bright, courageous and curious mind
Enthusiasm and openness to learn on the job
Brilliant collaborative skills
A genuine passion to improve the lives of others
Apply now to and build a brighter future for yourself, for our business and for the world.
How to apply
Are you ready to grow your career within a global organization with opportunity for growth and development? Come join our team at DSM, where every day you are Doing Something Meaningful
Please apply online via the career portal at jobs.dsm.com
Pre-employment screening procedures are part of the DSM Recruitment & Selection Process. You will be contacted when further information is required.


DSM NA is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. DSM is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

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