The Estee Lauder Companies Technician, Color Innovation in Melville, New York

Technician, Color Innovation

Brand: Estée Lauder Companies



This Technician position is in the Makeup Innovation Lab. The candidate will be working with several Sr. scientists and will be responsible for the preparation and testing of batches to meet product standards and specifications.


  • Calculates amounts of ingredients needed for various batch requirements.

  • Weighs raw materials as determined by formula requirements for batch preparation.

  • Combine and processes weighed ingredients, observing batch throughout manufacturing process. Records all notable characteristics.

  • Conducts physical tests on batch samples to insure product adheres to predetermined specifications and stability.

  • Fills and labels product for various tests.

  • Maintains accurate and detailed records and logs of all work performed.

  • Demonstrates knowledge of and performance within acceptable laboratory safety standards.

  • Performs other duties as assigned and required.


  • Associates Degree in Chemistry, Biology or Science or High School degree with relevant math, science or laboratory skills or work experience in a laboratory or manufacturing cosmetics/personal care products.

  • 0-2 years of experience

  • Knowledge of metric weights and measures required. Must have and maintain a good attendance record. Proficient in Microsoft Office applications such as XL, Word, One Note a plus. May require the handling of containers that contain hazardous waste.

Job: Research & Development

Primary Location: Americas-US-NY-Melville

Job Type: Standard

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1st (Day) Shift

Travel: No

We are an equal opportunity employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Job Number: 1819961