Compounder - Team Lead in Edison, NJ at Volt

Date Posted: 1/11/2021

Job Snapshot

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    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Edison, NJ
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Job Description

VOLT Workforce Solutions has partnered with a manufacturing company  in personal care and skincare products located in Edison, NJ.  They are currently in need of Compounder Team Lead  for the 3rd shift due to company expansion! In this role you will, operate equipment that mixes, grinds, filters, pumps and homogenizes raw materials to produce finished goods compounds. Follow standard instructions and SOP’s to measure or weigh dyes, raw materials and other substances into the mixing equipment. Take samples of the batches and turn them over to a laboratory for testing. Responsible for leading compounding, pre-weigh, and cleaning teams and delegate daily activities.

This is a Direct Hire opportunity!

About the Job

  • Lead Compounding and cleaning teams
  • Assign daily activities to all compounders for bulk manufacturing and lead all batches to comply with process requirements.
  • Troubleshoot problematic batches and work with QC team on the remediation options.
  • Maintain and monitor the entire De-Ionized/UV water generation and storage system.
  • Sanitize the DI water system weekly.
  • Supervise daily De-ionized water sampling procedure.
  • Perform Equipment calibration and periodic operating checks of DI water dispensers.
  • Supervise cleaning and sanitization process.
  • Read and interpret all new batching instructions and ensure compounders will be able to execute production batches.
  • Manage daily activities for all Compounding, pre-weigh, and cleaning teams includes but not limited to cleaning kettles, utensils, pumps, homogenizers, and portable kettles.
  • Keep track of production inventory for all the supplies.

Experience/ Skills needed for this role.

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs. bag and push 55-gallon drum.
  • Must have 2-5 years of experience in color cosmetic manufacturing includes (Powder-Emulsions-OTC-Alcohol base products).
  • 1-2 years experience as Team Lead/ Supervisor

Monday to Friday
9:00 PM -5:30 AM
** Training will all be for 2-4 weeks during 1st shift- no exceptions**
1st shift start time between 7:00-7:30 AM  to 3:30 -4:00 PM

Pay Rate
$26.00-$29.00/hr  + Differential

Candidates will submit resumes for immediate consideration to Sr. Recruiter, Jennifer Cremonesi at 

Volt has a talented and optimistic staffing team focused on the quality of your career.
Volt has over 60 years of staffing experience. We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions. We offer many direct hire full-time positions as well as many contingent/temporary positions.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer