Make your mark
At Clorox, we build big brands that make everyday life better, every day. We value our differences, and challenge each other to think and act boldly. We try new things, succeed, fail and keep learning. We work hard, and have busy personal lives. And we're all able to make a positive impact - at Clorox, in our communities, and in the lives of millions of people who invite us into their homes. Make your mark and help us drive Good Growth - growth that is profitable, sustainable and responsible.
To formulate raw materials into finished bulk by following specific Batch Manufacturing Procedures (BMP's); to ensure that the bulk product meets all Quality specifications and is produced in a timely manner based on the production plan/schedule.
Capable of learning how to set up pumps, mills, hoses, fittings, homogenizers, mixers and other Compounding equipment used for processing.
Interact with Pre-Weigh, Quality, Materials Management, Production, and Leadership daily.
Responsible for communicating the Supervisor regarding manning needs.
Must be able to perform verification and visual checks on all raw materials to make sure material numbers, lot numbers, quantities, and expiration dates are correct before starting batch.
Must be familiar with raw materials used in our process and demonstrate understanding of the chemical reactions that occur within our processes.
Provide training on batching processes/procedures to current/new employees as needed.
Report all inventory inconsistencies and discrepancies to the Compounding Line Lead.
Adhere to all current Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP) guidelines, especially with regards to maintaining a clean/safe work environment.
Observe safety and health regulations by maintaining raw material storage locations in a neat and orderly condition.
Work directly with Processing Engineers and R&D to continuously improve BMP's, system processes, and assist in the formulation of products.
Capable of troubleshooting mixing/processing issues and provide analysis to Processing Engineers and R&D regarding batch issues/problems.
Formulate pilot plant batches with the assistance of Process Engineering and train once pilot plant batch is approved for full-scale production.
Assist in the setup/startup of all batching vessels and check all controls for adherence to Batch Manufacturing Procedures (BMP's) procedures.
Ensure all BMP steps are strictly adhered to under Quality guidelines and cGMP regulations and sign off once verified.
Monitor Compounding floor to make sure housekeeping and cGMP practices are being followed.
Responsible for all safety and SOP training.
Recommend proactive action to remedy problems with equipment, componentry, raw materials or product.
Assist with cycle counts when needed.
Assist other department personnel whenever needed.
Maintain excellent team-oriented working relationship among team members.
Lead Continuous Improvement Teams and facilitate meetings as necessary to improve line efficiency, etc.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Key Skills, Abilities, Experience and Education Required
High School Diploma required. Some post high school education is preferred. Education can be substituted with four to six years of compounding/formulating in a manufacturing environment.
Physically capable of lifting 50 pounds and hauling weight in excess of 1000 pounds on a hand truck.
Mechanical aptitude and demonstrated experience fixing processing equipment strongly preferred.
Must achieve minimum required score on Mechanical Aptitude Test (Bennett Test)
Ability to work through multiple tasks simultaneously, manage time efficiently, and work with minimal supervision is required.
Good fundamental math and reading comprehension skills and the ability to convert between metric and English measurement systems (lbs kg g).
Demonstrated ability in analytical reasoning skills is required.
Demonstrated abilities of resourcefulness, good judgment, attention to details and a strong work ethic are required.
Must speak and write English.
Must have good verbal communication skills, good interpersonal skills, and attention to detail.
Must achieve minimum required score on Work Keys tests.
Must pass an Observational Skill test.
More about Product Supply (PSO)
The Product Supply Organization (PSO) is an inclusive, diverse global community of leaders. Our team is responsible for sourcing, making and shipping some of the world's most trusted household products. In our organization, safety is paramount and innovation a must. Join us if you want to keep growing professionally and make an impact in the lives of millions of homes.
More About Clorox
The Clorox Company (NYSE: CLX) is a leading multinational manufacturer and marketer of consumer and professional products with approximately 8,800 employees worldwide and fiscal year 2020 sales of $6.7 billion. Clorox markets some of the most trusted and recognized consumer brand names, including its namesake bleach and cleaning products;
Liquid-Plumr clog removers
Poett home care products
Fresh Step cat litter
Glad bags, wraps and containers
Hidden Valley dressings and sauces
Brita water-filtration products; Burt's Bees natural personal care products
RenewLife digestive health products
Rainbow Light, Natural Vitality and NeoCell dietary supplements.
The company also markets industry-leading products and technologies for professional customers, including those sold under the CloroxPro and Clorox Healthcare brand names. Nearly 80% of the company's sales are generated from brands that hold the No. 1 or No. 2 market share positions in their categories.
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The Clorox Company