Compounding Operator

Date: Sep 19, 2023

Location: US-FL-Tampa, Florida, US

Company: Bausch & Lomb

Bausch + Lomb (NYSE/TSX: BLCO) is a leading global eye health company dedicated to protecting and enhancing the gift of sight for millions of people around the world—from the moment of birth through every phase of life. Our mission is simple, yet powerful: helping you see better, to live better.

Our comprehensive portfolio of over 400 products is fully integrated and built to serve our customers across the full spectrum of their eye health needs throughout their lives. Our iconic brand is built on the deep trust and loyalty of our customers established over our nearly 170-year history. We have a significant global research, development, manufacturing and commercial footprint of approximately 12,500 employees  and a presence in approximately 100 countries , extending our reach to billions of potential customers across the globe. We have long been associated with many of the most significant advances in eye health, and we believe we are well positioned to continue leading the advancement of eye health in the future. 



Tampa, FL

Objectives / Purpose of the Job

Maintains cleanliness/readiness of compounding and pharmacy for production.  Performs routine cleaning, disinfection, stocks material/supplies for the department, and provides production support.


Key Activities / Responsibilities

Job Functions:

  1. Cleans and disinfects nonsterile and aseptic manufacturing areas.
  2. Prepares batches of disinfecting agents for use. 
  3. Cleans manufacturing equipment after use in production.
  4. Documents information correctly and timely in batch records forms and area logbooks per cGMP documentation practices.
  5. Stocks supplies used in the manufacturing area as needed
  6. Assists Compounders with materials and batch preparation activities.
  7. Meets and maintains all required training during the year (SOP, EHS, and HR).
  8. Support operational excellence and EHS initiatives. 
  9. Assume responsibility for the GMP, ISO, EHS awareness and compliance within the respective area.  
  10. Attend and participate in OpEx improvement initiatives such as reducing costs and OEE improvements.
  11. All other duties, as assigned.



Internal Qualifications/Certifications:

  1. Aseptic Gowning
  2. CAMS
  3. Potent Compound Physical
  4. Respirator
  5. LOTO
  6. Disinfection


Supervise Direct Reports


Scope of Position


See Key Activities/Responsibilities.

Key Relationships


Internal Team

Qualifications / Training


  1. High School diploma required.
  2. Mechanical aptitude preferred.
  3. Able to work quickly and under pressure. 
  4. Good documentation, computer, and math skills. 
  5. Must be detail oriented and quality conscious.
  6. Good team oriented and excellent communication skills. 
  7. Must be able to read, write, and speak English.
  8. Ability to work different shifts/weekends as needed to maintain the production schedule. 
  9. Ability to work with multiple departments/ management.
  10. Must be able to wear and use company issued personal protective equipment.
  11. Previous cleaning experience in a commercial or professional setting is preferred.








Shift:  Tuesday through Friday, 5:00am to 3:30pm.  Some overtime required to meet department demands.  


Pay rate:  $18.93 based on experience, plus shift differential



This position may be available in the following location(s): US - Tampa, FL

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