Compounder in Edison, NJ at Volt

Date Posted: 1/11/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Edison, NJ
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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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 Compounders for 1st & 2nd shift shifts 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.
To be considered for this role, candidates will understand the basic operation of and be able to work with electro-mechanical, pneumatic (air), pumps, homogenizers and other related compounding equipment and operations.

Direct Hire opportunities!

About the Job:

  • Monitor equipment, control temperatures, and check for overall consistency in mixes.
  • Follow standard instructions and Standard Operating Procedures (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 and tasked with filling out paperwork about the compound batches.
    Accurately mix raw materials .
  • Inspect equipment to detect leaks or malfunctions
  • Monitor gauges, recording instruments, flow meters or products
  • Open valves or start pumps, agitators, homogenizers, flow meters, heating or cooling equipment.
  • Adjust controls to regulate temperature or flow of liquids or gases.
  • Record operational data
  • Handle sampling of bulk product
  • Handle in process batch corrections  
  • Perform Kettle cleaning and sanitization and Cleaning Auxiliary
  • Prepare color solutions.
  • Responsible for labeling, handling, weighing and transport of finished batches.
  • Work with CMS and other WMS (Warehouse Management Systems)
  • Understand/trace basic flow of piping and other related systems for the purposes of basic troubleshooting and problem-solving.

Qualifications needed:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • At least 2+  years related experience as Compounder
  • Possess basic mathematic skills.
  • Understand manufacturing instructions and potentially complex formulas.
  •  Capable of lifting heavy drums and bags.
  • Experienced Forklift Operator
  • Bi-lingual - Spanish a plus.
  • Must be computer literate and be able to work with inventory and WMS programs

Open positions are available for 1st   and 2nd shifts - Monday to Friday
** Training will all be for 2-4 weeks during 1st shift- no exceptions**

Pay Rate
** This will be determined by experience and shift- Shift differential available for 2nd shift**

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