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Compounding Material Handler-12 Hour Shift (6:00 am-6:00 pm)

Columbus, 8860 Smith's Mill Rd, New Albany, Ohio, United States of America Req #447
Friday, February 7, 2020
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.

Compounding Material Handler-1st Shift


The Compounding Material Handler assists the Preweigh, Compounding, and Production areas with handling raw materials required for manufacturing/filling of bulk product, and in accordance with company Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and/or Work Instructions (WI).


Primary Responsibilities/Accountabilities:                           

  • Operates all processing and powered industrial equipment according to operational procedures, safety requirements and GMP regulations.
  • Cleans and sanitizes tools, hoses, stainless steel totes, pumps and all other ancillary equipment for the Production and Compounding areas. Records these actions in the appropriate logs.
  • Transfers completed batches from all compounding mix tanks to totes and finished product tanks to meet the manufacturing and production schedules. 
  • Performs product rework as required.
  • Stages batching KITS from lower to upper compounding areas.
  • Handles and labels both hazardous and non-hazardous waste according to standard operating procedures (SOP) and work instructions (WI).
  • Completes all documentation according to standard operating procedures (SOPs) and work instructions (WI). 
  • Gathers and delivers quality samples for lab testing associated with bulk transfers.
  • Performs all work in a manner that is consistent with the company’s quality system and FDA good manufacturing practices, includes maintaining a clean and orderly area at all times.
  • Follows, promotes and enforces KDC’s safety and environmental policies, practices and procedures.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Education & Experience:

  • High school diploma/GED equivalent.

  • Compounding/processing, pre-weigh or sanitization experience preferred.

  • SAP experience preferred.


    Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:

  • Ability to promote and participate in a team-oriented and collaborative environment.
  • Ability to adapt to rotating assignments with a positive attitude and results.
  • Strong problem solving, analytical methods and technical skills.
  • Good understanding of FDA Good Manufacturing Practices Regulations (GMP’s) and OSHA safety requirements.
  • Self-starter with strong work ethic and positive attitude.
  • Strong communication (both written and oral), interpersonal, team building and organizational skills.
  • Must be able to understand and complete procedure documents in accordance with SOPs and WIs.
  • Ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously and manage time efficiently and effectively.
  • Ability to use measuring and testing devices.
    Minimum Requirements:
  • Must be 18 years or older.

  • Able to work overtime & weekends as required.

  • Read, comprehend and follow written and verbal instructions, including SOPs.

Working Conditions:

  • Good working conditions; climate controlled.
  • Exposure to frequent movement of motorized equipment, including electric pallet jacks, forklifts, etc.
  • Wear hairnet, safety glasses, long pants, steel toe shoes/boots and any other uniform standards.

  • Sit, bend, stoop, climb, and stand for long periods of time in one place.

  • Exposure to a variety of cleaners and sanitizers, hot water and chemicals.
  • Ability to work in a wet environment.
  • Lift items up to 80 lbs. and move drum containers weighing up to 600lbs using the appropriate powered industrial equipment.

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
  • Columbus, 8860 Smith's Mill Rd, New Albany, Ohio, United States of America