Chemical Compounder II

  • Streetsboro, OH
  • Full-time

Company Description

Our Divisions:

Bulk Apothecary was founded in mid 2010 as a small brick & mortar specialty retailer in Streetsboro, Ohio and has since grown to become one of the nation's largest online suppliers of natural ingredients and essential oils. Our main focus from the beginning was soap and candle making supplies, but word of our fantastic prices, amazing quality and excellent customer service spread.  Within 3 years, we expanded our offering to a wide range of specialty ingredients and vitamin supplements and had a dominant online presence that was growing by the day.  Today, we still operate our small store in Streetsboro, Ohio but also have an online presence that's growth is nothing short of amazing. 

Natural Essentials was founded in 1995 and has quickly grown to one of the Nation's premier contract filling companies. Because of our strong focus on quality, customer service and price, Natural Essentials has maintained outstanding growth in one of the worst economies in U.S. history. Today, Natural Essentials employees nearly 150 employees and manufactures products that are found in almost every retailer in the USA.

Job Description

Compounder II

Classification Salary Exempt

Level 95% Tactical 5% Strategic

Travel 0%

Hours As needed

A Compounder II responsibilities include the mixing of raw materials to create finished products according to batch sheets. Also responsible for weighing out the correct chemicals and sampling finished product to quality for approval. Has an understanding of most of the company’s products.

Job Responsibilities

  • Cleaning all equipment , tanks, and vessels as needed.

  • Observes and follows safety procedures and S.O.P’s set by the company.

  • Refers all issues to the lead/supervisor.

  • Transfers finish product into drums, and totes to complete orders.

  • Assists compounders as needed.

  • Weighs chemicals for batching.

  • Makes sure all chemicals returned to inventory have weights and are cleaned.

  • Sets up and monitors all mixing tanks, vessels, and mixers.

  • Obtains and understands all documentation for batching products.

  • Ensures all chemicals returned to inventory has the correct quantity and information on the chemicals.

  • Operates all equipment including tanks, mixers, scales, meters, pump, etc.

  • Completes all paperwork and batch documentation in a timely manner.

  • Verifies raw chemical usage on each batch are added correctly with the correct weights.

  • Submits finished product samples to the lab for approval.


  • 1 to 2 years experience in a compounding or mixing environment.

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent.

  • Must be able to read and comprehend written and oral instructions including safety rules, operating procedures, batch recipes and material identification.

  • Must have mathematical skills to add, subtract, multiply, and divide as well as making the necessary conversions.

  • Able to handle 55 gallon drums and powder bags up to 60 lbs.

  • Able to walk and stand for long periods of time.

Working Conditions and Physical Effort

  • At times a hot dusty environment.

  • Must be able to pick up 60 lbs.

  • 95% of the day you will be on your feet.

Reports to: Compounding Supervisor

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.