Compounder (Weigher/Blender)

PL Developments

Piedmont, SC

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JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or equivalent is required
  • Excellent communication, reading, mathematical, and writing skills are needed (English Language)
  • Forklift certification needed(certification provided by PL Developments)
  • Willing to work overtime, including weekends(as needed)
  • Must be able to lift up to 50lbs repetitively(as needed)

 

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ability to batch first aid or pharmaceutical products
  • Controls equipment to blend specified chemicals possessing particular uniqueness.
  • Ability to understand specifications to determine batch characteristics, type and weight of ingredients to be used
  • Able to select, pre-weigh ingredients to specification and to reconcile ingredient usage for each batch
  • Must be able to turns valves and pours ingredients to fill mixer and pump containers
  • Starts equipment and adjusts temperature, time, and speed controls to blend ingredients, adding additional ingredients during blending cycle as specified
  • Must record type and quantity of materials used
  • Be familiar with the processes of the department to ensure transfer of product to holding tanks
  • Must be able to wash and sanitize mixing tanks and other equipment as necessary
  • Able to load and unload bulk deliveries to the facility
  • Must be able to handle multiple tasks with minimal supervision
  • Able to work interdepartmentally in an effective manner to carry out daily duties

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Walking, standing, stooping, and bending for long periods of time
  • Must be able to pick up 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to work both in climate controlled and outdoor environments
  • Comfortable with exposure to confined areas and chemicals
  • Must be able to work in a fast paced production environment