The Compounder position is overall responsible for mixing a variety of chemical batches using specific written procedures that support the production team and manufacturing process.
Receive and review batch formulation sheets for specific instructions
Provide checks to verify ingredients are correct and present
Ensure tank is clean including spout outlet and also has the proper mixer
Check and record correct tare weight, tank ID number, weigh correctly and accurately record all chemicals and ingredients according to the Batch instructions
Use pumps, filtration products, piping, connect hose connections to holding tanks and pump or manually transfer ingredients to the production lines
Operate and control the blending machine, and mix ingredients according to the batch instructions. Monitor blending process to ensure quality of the mix
Provide and label a sample of product to lab for testing and verification by the Quality department
Accurately complete documentation as required
Must be able to continuously learn to operate all compounding equipment
Must continue to acquire the necessary knowledge needed for batching all formulas
Maintains a tidy, clean and safe work area at all times
Provides support for production equipment changeover and set-up
Upon completion of batch all empty containers with bung attached must be returned to the chemical warehouse
All partial packages and containers must have the correct net weights and SAP codes applied before returning to warehouse
Attention to detail with a high degree of accuracy
Ability to work under strict deadlines and multi task projects
Working knowledge of SAP, Outlook, Word, Excel an asset
Working knowledge of WHMIS and MSDS an asset
Ability to work as part of a team as well as independently
High School or equivalent
Excellent verbal and written skills required
The PLZ Aeroscience family of companies specializes in manufacturing and packaging a comprehensive line of contract fill, brand and private label aerosol products.
Each PLZ Aeroscience business unit is a success story in itself, strong name recognition and brand identities in the industry.