Process Tech - 2nd Shift

Burt's Bees

Burt's Bees

Morrisville, NC, USA
Posted on Sunday, May 28, 2023

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Your role at Clorox:

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.

In this role, you will:

  • 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.

What we look for:

  • 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.

Starting Base Pay: $23.08

We seek out and celebrate diverse backgrounds and experiences. We’re looking for fresh perspectives, a desire to bring your best, and a non-stop drive to keep growing and learning.

At Clorox, we have a Culture of Inclusion. We believe our values-based culture connects to our purpose and helps our people be the best versions of themselves, professionally and personally. This means building a workplace where every person can feel respected, valued, and fully able to participate in our Clorox community. Learn more about our I&D program & initiatives here.

Benefits we offer to help you be well and thrive:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Generous 401(k) program in the US and similar programs in international
  • Health benefits and programs that support both your physical and mental well-being
  • Flexible work environment, depending on your role
  • Meaningful opportunities to keep learning and growing
  • Half-day Fridays, depending on your location

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