Assistant Compounder in Paterson, NJ at Volt

Date Posted: 11/20/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Paterson, NJ
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    32 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $16.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Our client, manufacturers in the condiment/ spices and food packaging industries, has a great opportunity for an Assistant Compounder to assist the Lead Compounder during the 2nd shift. The Assistant Compounder will be the right hand and work in kitchen-style environment as well as a clean room environment creating 125 - 150 products as needed from raw materials.

About the Job:

  • Will assist Lead Compounder to create, cook, and blend product from formulas to be made for packaging.
  • Maintain proper process and controls as determined by quality department.
  • Ensure batches are made correctly and on time so that it can be packed efficiently.
  • Operate all equipment safely as needed for each process
  • Ensure proper formulas are followed
  • Collaborate with other department Leads to maintain/adjust batch schedule as needed
  • Performs tests and monitors processes as need
  • Work with Quality team to test sample product as needed
  • Keep all informed of problems and issues with batches that may affect production
  • In the absence of the Lead Compounder the Assistant Lead Compounder must assume all responsibilities of Lead Compounder

Skills & Experience

High School or equivalent
Bilingual (English/Spanish)
2 - 5 years of experience as a cook and or compounder in the production of food and/or clean room level product which is for medical or food use
Excellent food safety experience
Mechanical aptitude
Experience working in clean room environment

Positions are temp to hire!
Pay rate: $16.00

Please send your apply and attach your resume for immediate consideration and our Senior Recruiter, Jennifer Cremonesi , will contact you for an initial phone screen.

Candidates will consent to:
* Criminal background check
* Drug testing
* Recent and relevant employer references

Benefits working with Volt Workforce Solutions:
* Excellent customer service and welcoming staff
* Weekly paycheck
* Direct Deposit / Money Network Card
* Medical Benefits
* Referral Bonus Program

Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a friendly staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.  

Volt is a global leader in the staffing industry and has earned its reputation as a staffing industry leader by making sure our clients make the right hire, every time. We provide proven, flexible recruiting and workforce management solutions to companies of all size, from innovative startups to Fortune 500 clients.

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.