Blenders, Compounders & Chemical Specialists
Largo, FL 33770
1-2 years experienced Blenders/Compounder/Chemical Specialists
The primary purpose of this position is to assist a Blender II or above in performing blending duties for a lotion manufacturer.
Shifts: 3: 00 pm - 11: 30 pm & 11: 00 pm - 7: 30 am
Pay Rate- $12.50-$15 per hour, depending on experience
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: (includes the following but not limited to)
Understand and follow verbal instructions in English
Read, understand and follow written instructions in English
Notify if instructions appear to be incorrect or cannot be followed
Stop work until resolved or follow supervisory direction
Neatly and accurately record data per FDA Good Documentation Practice
Accurately count production or inventory items and neatly record results
Understand standards assigned to each job and work within those standards
Assist Blenders with Blending operations:
Accurately blend product in amount and sequence and timing as shown in written instructions
Set-up scales for weighing product
Select English or metric units and tare weights per procedure
Accurately weigh product using in Metric or English units
Verify room/batch readiness and room clearance
Accurately identify and record raw material part numbers or names
Clean and use pre-mix containers as required
Apply labels to containers as required to identify product/blends
Assist Blenders with Machine Operations:
Assist with setting up lines and work areas prior to each blend:
Containers, labels, scales, instructions, data collection sheets, etc.
Complete batch set-up records
Assist with monitoring and performing machine adjustments during the blending process as required
Cover open tanks/containers and contamination as required to prevent contamination
Assist in cleaning tanks, blades, product delivery tubes/hoses, fillers, hoppers, tanks, nozzles, drums, etc.
Obtain QA acceptance that cleaning is acceptable prior to equipment use/storage as required by procedure
Assist in maintaining blending equipment and tools (adjustment/service/repair) in correct location
Identify and understand quality criteria for task performance
Perform task in a manner that meets/exceeds quality criteria
Identify quality problems and cease operations until resolved
Load/unload boxes of components, raw materials, etc.
Operate manual pallet jack
Control and maintain integrity of material stock quantities
Correctly record material withdrawals/changes on inventory cards and batch records
Load/unload 55-gal drums onto and off-of pallets and roll into correct place, using assistance if required
Understand how to operate safely in situations where exposure to potentially harmful chemicals may exist
Document inventory changes per procedure
Working on a Packaging Department line
Using floor scrubbing equipment
Required (i.E. Knowledge, prior experience)
Multitask (must be able to organize and/or control multiple jobs and multiple machines)
Must have basic math skills to understand weights, blending/mixing formulas and to track production quantities.
Must be able to lift 50-70lbs on a regular basis.
Must have the ability to stand for long periods of time on a regular basis.
Basic Computing skills
High School diploma or equivalent
Must be eligible to work in the US
You may start the application process on our website www.apstemps.com. Once you have completed the online application please contact our branch number below to set up an interview. Please bring unexpired documentation to complete I9 process.
Automation Personnel Services Inc
3904G W Hillsborough Ave
Tampa, Fl 33614
Great benefits to all temporary employees
Vacation & Holiday pay, Medical, Dental, 401K.
Equal Opportunity Employer