Job Opportunities

Autumn Harp is committed to teamwork and equal opportunity. We firmly believe that part of our continued success is due to the fact that employees are treated fairly, allowed to advance and achieve their personal potential. We are proud of the fact that we treat all people equally, without regard to race, color, sex, age, disability, religion, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation or veteran status. We hire qualified, reliable and productive employees. "For everyone to succeed and prosper, we need to work together with a focus on serving our customer’s needs."Download Job Application"

Employment Applications, Resumes and Cover letters stating interest in an open position can be sent to:

Human Resources Department

26 Thompson Drive, Essex Junction, 05452, Fax: 802-857-4601

Warehouse/Inventory Lead

Reporting to the Warehouse Manager, this position serves as the lead role to oversee and participate in the shipping, receiving, storing and issuing of supplies and inventory, maintaining receiving and inventory control records and preparing related reports.  This position also verifies on-hand inventory while investigating inventory issues or discrepancies for the organization. 

The essential job functions and qualifications are as follows:

  • Plans and coordinates work, trains, motivates and monitors performance of warehouse and warehouse associates.
  • Ensures their ability to safely operate material handling equipment to move material to and from storage configurations.
  • Effectively oversees the daily routines of the assigned crew members.
  • Monitors the unloading of all aterials into the receiving department; ensures materials are staged for inspection; ensures receiving reports accurately report material received.
  • Resolves discrepancies with accounting regarding invoices, packing slips, and receiver reports.
  • Oversees the supplying of materials to fabrication and stages material for assembly and sub-assembly
  • Ensures shipments and documentation for UPS, FedEx and other carriers’ software or forms: including international shipments.
  • Oversees the activities of shipping Associates to ensure accuracy on prepared delivery documents, packing lists, shipping documents and invoices.
  • Ensures shipments and documentation for UPS, FedEx and other carriers’ software or forms: including international shipments.
  • Tracks exceptions between the shipping log and delivery, conforms with and abide by all regulations, policies, work procedures and instructions adheres to all regulations and guidelines contained in the Global Management System.

Required and preferred skills:

  • Experience working in inventory systems and warehouses, with proficiency in MRP and  Microsoft Office
  • Must have the ability to operate a forklift, pallet jack, hand truck and other equipment utilized in the warehouse.
  • Interpersonal skills using tact, patience and courtesy.
  • Manufacturing experience is helpful along with the ability to prioritize multiple needs.

Production Operators

E3 – Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, 6:50pm to 7am

E4 – Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 6:50pm to 7am

Quality-minded, dependable individuals are needed to join our talented production team.  Our ideal candidates must be reliable, honest and respectful; and possess sound reading and math skills. Prior experience in manufacturing and mechanical aptitude, a plus.  Must be able to perform the physical requirements of the position; which includes the ability to lift 30 lbs or more; able to stand and walk for 12hrs/day; able to perform exacting tasks by hand. 

Quality Engineer

The Quality Engineer position will be responsible for representing the Quality Unit in ushering products and modifications from the concept stages, through to complete release to manufacturing. The Quality Engineer will be responsible for working closely with the packaging engineers, process engineers, production and quality control. Additional responsibilities will include product validations, assistance with cleaning validations, and quality systems responsibilities. Must be able to write and process technical documents and work cross functionally to assure all specifications are met and in accordance with each product’s needs.

This position will report to the Quality Engineer, Sr. and be an integral part of the team.  Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills, have the ability to multitask with the ability to prioritize tasks as needed.  Manufacturing background preferred but we are willing to train with comparable degree.  Recent graduates are encouraged to apply.  Knowledge of GMP regulations is preferred.

Education Requirement: Bachelor’s Degree in a scientific discipline desired

Skills Required:

  • The flow of work and duties performed require above average mental and visual attention.
  • The ability to work in a team environment is a must. 
  • This position requires strong knowledge of processes, process optimization, quality, inspection methods, and standards.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and other office equipment is required. 
  • Extremely organized and analytical with relentless attention to detail.

Senior Chemist

We are seeking a Senior Chemist to join our Emulsion Technology/Skin Care group. The successful candidate must work well with minimum supervision in the development and evaluation of skincare formulations.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Has solid working knowledge of raw ingredients to analyze and formulate a wide variety of products
  • Has a passion to explore and innovate with novel raw materials, processing techniques and/or formulations in creative, non-conventional approaches into new products leveraging current consumer insights and needs
  • Formulate and facilitate development of innovative skin care products, product improvements, and develop new formulas based on current technology
  • Maintain laboratory compliance (GLP)
  • Develop and maintain SOP
  • Identify new/improved formulation technologies and implement them to meet project needs.
  • Interact with the team members at Autumn Harp and provide technical support via oral, presentation and written venues
  • Proactively scan and research new concepts, materials, technical opportunities and partnerships
  • Monitor product stability for formulas
  • Responsible to constantly seek improved ways and methods to better serve customers, external and internal


  • Minimum of BA or BS in chemistry, chemical engineering or equivalent science
  • 5-10 years (Chemist) of previous formulation experience
  • Knowledge of chemistry, skin biology, raw materials and emulsion technology are required
  • Must have strong problem solving, interpersonal, teamwork, project management and communication skills (oral & written)
  • Entrepreneurial attitude with the ability to conceptualize and apply innovative solutions
  • Must be a self-starter with a high level of initiative. Must be flexible, able to handle multiple projects simultaneously and work well under pressure
  • Requires a detail oriented individual who can manage and organize data on numerous projects. Able to multi-task and problem solve, while maintaining a clear sense of priorities and focus.
  • Works well within team environment
  • Requires computer proficiency (Microsoft Office)

Mechanical Operator

Our Mechanical Operators work as line operators and also assist mechanics with setups, changeovers and preventative maintenance as assigned. Our ideal candidate is either a mechanic who is willing to work on the lines or a line operator who has strong mechanical inclination.  Must be able to perform exacting tasks by hand; lift 40-50 lb loads; stand and walk for 12 hrs/day; and have solid reading, math and computer skills.

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