Compounder in Clark, NJ at Volt

Date Posted: 2/28/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Clark, NJ
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $19.0 - $23.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

Volt is hiring for a well-established Food & Flavor company located in Clark, NJ who is in need of an experienced Compounder for their 3rd Shift.

Primary Purpose:

To compound batches which meet quality and consistency standards in a cost effective, safe and timely manner.

Essential Functions/Responsibilities:

•       Compound formulas accurately by weight and by ingredients and ensure that the best methodology is utilized based upon the particular product or mix.

•       Possess and apply working knowledge of all raw materials before use, ie: mixing/heating to ensure quality and consistency in batches.

•       Utilize inventory lot rotation (FIFO) for all materials used.

•       Possess and apply working knowledge of all pumps, mixers, scales, fork trucks, high density storage units, meters, and computers.

•       Fill out daily scale logs on all scales to be used prior to start of shift. Any discrepancies notify supervisor.

•       Follow all manufacturing instructions on formula batch sheet using proper compounding techniques to ensure product quality.

•       Properly label all batches submitted to the lab for evaluation.

•       Follow all 5S and Good Manufacturing procedures to maintain good housekeeping and ensure compliance with all safety and environmental laws and regulations.

•       Proper handling of Allergen products and equipment according to Allergen Control Procedures

•       Responsible for conformance to Food Safety and Food Quality Plans as described in the Kerry Clark SQF Systems manual. Must report any and all deviations to a member of management and QA- and set product aside until further instructed.

•       Other duties assigned by Management

Minimum Requirements:

•       HS or equivalent experience

•       Must have experience within the Flavor or a closely related industry.

•       Must be proficient in compounding techniques and raw materials.

•       Must be proficient in the use of scales and other compounding equipment

Physical Requirements:

Must be able to lift up to 80 pounds and move up to 400 pounds.  Must be able to operate forklifts and other equipment integral to the job functions.  Must be able to see and distinguish between labels. Must be able to stand for extended periods and walk through the warehouse. Must be certified to wear a respirator and follow all rules regarding respirator wear.

Working Environment: Factory environment with exposure to flavor, and basic product chemicals and raw materials.

Our Recruiter, Michelle Bourland, will connect with you directly after reviewing your resume.

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.