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Compounding Assistant

Req # JR - 094795 Location Old Toongabbie, New South Wales, Australia Job Category Clinical Date posted 03/13/2023

This is where you save and sustain lives

At Baxter, we are deeply connected by our mission. No matter your role at Baxter, your work makes a positive impact on people around the world. You'll feel a sense of purpose throughout the organization, as we know our work improves outcomes for millions of patients.

Baxter's products and therapies are found in almost every hospital worldwide, in clinics and in the home. For over 85 years, we have pioneered significant medical innovations that transform healthcare.

Together, we create a place where we are happy, successful and inspire each other. This is where you can do your best work.

Join us at the intersection of saving and sustaining lives—where your purpose accelerates our mission.

The Role – Compounding Assistant (late afternoon)

This is a fantastic opportunity for individuals who are enthusiastic about making a difference and doing something that really matters. We are looking for great team players, positive attitude, flexible and adaptable. You’ll welcome coaching and feedback and are always looking at ways to further develop yourself as well as the service we offer.

We have great opportunities for Compounding Assistants to join our team in Old Toongabbie on a 12 Month Fixed Term Contract, working on 6:00 pm to 12:00 am shift, Monday to Friday with ad hoc weekend work. The main purpose of this role is to support the aseptic production process.

Note: During training for first two weeks your shift will be 10:00 am -6:00 pm

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Picking and preparing raw materials

  • Labelling, inspection and sealing of compounded products

  • Packing of finished units for each order including final inspection of products.

  • Labelling and dispatching of prepared products.

  • Ensuring documentation is completed in accordance with Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP).

  • Adhering to Baxter’s Standard Operating Procedures

  • Other duties as required

Essential skills & qualifications

  • Enjoy work that requires a high attention to detail

  • Be comfortable working within a cleanroom environment for most of your working day

  • Be highly productive

  • Demonstrate a good understanding of basic mathematics

  • Communicate effectively both verbally and in writing

  • Experience in pharmacy, manufacturing or warehousing would be an advantage

  • Tasks involve manual repetitive handling and dexterity

  • Previous manual compounding experience highly regarded

  • Be comfortable working with task-specific personal protective equipment (PPE)

  • Able to work as part of a large team in a fast-paced production environment.

Why Baxter?

At Baxter ANZ, we are focused on being a Best Place to Work where our people can be their authentic self, whilst feeling valued and respected.  We are committed to a culture where all employees can collaborate and work together effectively. Relationships are a key component in how we operate in Baxter and we share the common traits of being reliable, ethical, caring, having empathy, actively listening to our colleagues as well as being open minded to new ideas and perspectives. Baxter is an organisation that makes inclusion and diversity a priority and that seeks to promote and improve gender equality in the workplace.

We are proud to be recognised among the top 120 companies for the seventh consecutive year as an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality for delivering support structures for working families; stronger actions to address pay inequalities; and strategic recruitment and promotion practices that help to encourage the full participation of women at work. We are also pleased to be the winner of the 2021 & 2019 Women in MedTech Champion Company Award.

Baxter is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other status protected by law.

Reasonable Accommodations

Baxter is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or interview process, please send an e-mail to [email protected] and let us know the nature of your request along with your contact information.

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