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Compounder - Day Shift

Chemaid, 100 Mayhill Street, Saddle Brook, New Jersey, United States of America Req #277
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
KDC is a network of best-in-class custom formulators and manufacturers of color cosmetics, skincare, haircare, bath & body, fragrance, deodorant, home, health, industrial, and auto care products. KDC delivers high-touch innovation, operational excellence, and speed to market to well-known and emerging beauty, personal, and specialty companies from coast to coast. KDC has its head office in Longueuil, Québec. In addition, KDC has 10 operating facilities located throughout North America. Altogether, the company employs nearly 4,800 talented and dedicated employees in North America.

POSITION: Compounder

SHIFT: Day Shift

HOURS: 6:00am to 2:30pm.

Produce bulk with the use of a multiple phase batch making process.


  • Stay current with multiple phase batch making processes.

  • Produce batches using a Batch Master Record System.

  • Record all production data on batch records inclusive of raw materials used, quantities and time intervals.

  • Review all raw materials prior to beginning a production batch to ensure all materials are in accordance to prescribed batch sheet.

  • Carefully follow all production procedures and guidelines to ensure accurate measurements and mixing requirements.

  • Mix, blend all chemicals according to formulae using manufacturing equipment provided.

  • Provide Quality Control Laboratory with pre-drum sample to ensure product meets all formulation specifications.

  • Clean and sanitize equipment as per SOP’s (Standard Operating Procedures).

  • Follow all required SOP’s (Standard Operating Procedures) with relation to general housekeeping of the manufacturing area.

  • Maintain adherence to cGMP’s (current Good Manufacturing Practices) and SOP’s (Standard Operating Procedures) for the cosmetic industry.

  • Employees must adhere at all times to required safety precautions and wear the assigned PPE (personal protection equipment) as required.

  • Perform other related duties as assigned.


  • Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills

  • Possess knowledge of proper use of weight scales

  • Individual must be able to operate manufacturing equipment such as but not limited to: mixers, blenders and industrial equipment such as drum movement equipment and forklifts. Fork lift certification required.

  • Must be familiar with Batch Coding System of Manufacturing

  • Knowledge of use of radio frequency devices (RF scanners).

  • Ability to exercise independent judgment and initiative

  • Scientific Math Aptitude/Strong Analytical Skills

  • Detail oriented with impeccable organizational skills.

  • Has basic working knowledge and understanding of commonly used concepts, practices and procedures within the field.

  • Ability to work independently, self motivated

  • Ability to read, understand and follow given recommendation of SDS sheets (Safety Data Sheets).


  • The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to stand for prolonged periods of time (up to or in excess of one hour); walk; sit; use hands to handle and feel objects and controls; reach with hands and arms; balance; stoop; talk or hear. Employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 55 gallon drums. Specific vision abilities required by job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

  • Work environment: The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.


  • High school or equivalent GED


  • Minimum 2-5 years compounding in cosmetics/personal care industry.

Chemaid is an equal opportunity employer. We are part of the KDC/ONE team which is made up of the best in the business.To learn more, visit

Our comprehensive benefit package includes 401k matching, life insurance, medical, dental, vision insurance. Paid vacations and paid holidays.

KDC-ONE is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, gender, disability or any other characteristic protected by law. I understand that employment with KDC-ONE Company is at-will, meaning that I or KDC-ONE Company may terminate my employment at any time, or for any reason consistent with applicable state or federal law. I understand that KDC-One requires the successful completion of a drug and/or alcohol test as a condition of employment.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Travel Required No
  • Required Education High School
  • Chemaid, 100 Mayhill Street, Saddle Brook, New Jersey, United States of America