• Amphastar Pharmaceuticals
  • $182,190.00 -182,190.00/year*
  • South El Monte , CA
  • Government
  • Full-Time
  • 9903 Lawton St

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Compounding TechnicianLocationSouth El Monte, CAJob TypeFull-timeSalarySalary: $15.40 /hour


FT position with 40+ hours a week with stable company that offers benefits to all employees. Must have Mechanical aptitude, Ability to work unsupervised as a team member, Ability to understand and follow instructions, and have a High level of alertness and attention to detail. Shift Differential available to employees working a afternoon or overnight shift.

This is a 1st shift position (08:00-16:30) in our Compounding Department. Potential applicants must be open to a changing schedule and overtime and working on weekends on holidays. Although this is a first shift position, hours may change based on production demands. Employees may be asked to work first shift hours (example: 16:30-01:00) or third shift hours (example 19:00-03:30). Applicants must be able to work the hours that are assigned to them.

SUMMARY: Measure and blend the appropriate raw materials into the batches of medication required by the Filling Department. To transfer the blended medication into the proper receiving vessels through pre-filters for storage prior to release to production. Maintain cleanliness of all equipment required to perform the job task.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

* Identification and weighing of raw materials
* Cleaning. inspection and assembly of blending equipment and holding tanks.
* Assembly of filters and performance of pre-filtration process
* Helping compounding chemist to perform passivation
* Performance of all documentation functions connected with the batching process to provide proper accountability and traceability.
* Clean and prepare the blending and storage tanks along with appropriate documentation.
* Insuring the proper and timely calibration of all instruments related to the compounding operation.
* Assisting Q.A., Chemistry and Inventory Control in the management of raw materials. with respect to quantity, suitability and expiration.
* Clean compounding area
* Maintains GMP, Regulatory and Safety compliance.


* Mechanical aptitude.
* Ability to work unsupervised as a team member
* Ability to understand and follow instructions
* High level of alertness and attention to detail.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: AA Degree desired. Experienced in batch compounding desired.

Sunshine Act

Amphastar reports payments and other transfers of value to health care providers as required by federal and state transparency laws and implementing regulations. These laws and regulations require Amphastar to provide government agencies with information such as a health care provider's name, address and the type of payments or other value received, generally for public disclosure. Subject to further legal review and statutory or regulatory clarification, which Amphastar intends to pursue, reimbursement of recruiting expenses for licensed physicians may constitute a reportable transfer of value under the federal transparency law commonly known as the Sunshine Act. Therefore, if you are a licensed physician who incurs recruiting expenses as a result of interviewing with Amphastar that we pay or reimburse, your name, address and the amount of payments made currently will be reported to the government.

EEO & Employment Eligibility

Amphastar is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Amphastar also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA. Amphastar is an E-Verify employer.

Amphastar is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.

Posted 30+ days ago

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* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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