The Estee Lauder Companies Technician, Material Science - Makeup in Melville, New York

Technician, Material Science - Makeup

Brand: Estée Lauder Companies



Assists Scientists in preparation of formulations and evaluating stability 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.

  • Combines and processes weighed ingredients, observing batch throughout manufacturing process. Records all notable characteristics. Introduces color adjustments as required.

  • Assists in evaluating product stability by submitting samples of experimental products.

  • Conducts physical tests on batch samples to insure product adheres to pre-determined specifications.

  • 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.


Colloid Mill, Micro Pulverizer, Roller mill, balances, pH meter, personal computer, and calculator


  • Six to twelve months of prior laboratory experience

  • May be required to handle containers of hazardous waste

  • Knowledge of metric weights and measures required.

  • Six months on the job training to become familiar with procedures.

  • Must have and maintain a good attendance record.

  • Associate Degree in Chemistry, Science or Biology or high school degree with relative math, science or laboratory skills, or work experience in a laboratory or manufacturing cosmetics/personal care products.

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: 1819567