With over 5,700 employees worldwide and over 70 years of experience, Vetter ranks among the leading companies for pharmaceutical aseptic filling. We seek to further improve the quality of life for patients all over the world and offer you exciting career 

Process Technician, Compounding

Contract Type:  Full Time
Job ID:  42083
Working Hours: 

Vetter is an international specialist in the production of aseptically prefilled syringe systems, cartridges and vials. We are a family-owned, independent company and do not manufacture our own drugs. Our focus is on providing highly skilled support and state-of-the-art manufacturing resources - we are a Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO) supporting our customers from the initial phases of clinical development and regulatory approval process through successful product launch, commercial manufacturing, and life cycle management.

The company has production sites in Germany and the U.S., as well as sales offices in Singapore and Japan.



Responsible for the compounding and manufacturing of clinical pharmaceutical products in accordance to cGMP and SOPs.

May help in validating processes and equipment that are directly related to cleaning and sterilization, compounding and filtration of pharmaceutical products.

Maintains records and clean room environment to comply with regulatory requirements, good manufacturing practices and standard operating procedures.



· Manufactures batches including material preparation, compounding, and transfer to filling.

· Weighs excipients/ API, measures and checks raw materials to ensure batches manufactured contain proper ingredients and quantities.

· Compounds solutions/ suspensions

· Filters solutions

· Prepares compounding consumables

· Responsible for assigned equipment

· Assists with placing orders and booking of materials in SAP

· Conducts inventory management e.g. consumables, apparel

· Samples according to sampling plan

· Assists process development in developing scalable processes with improved product yield and reduced costs for manufacturing systems

· May research and implement new methods and technologies to enhance operations

· May assist with in-process testing to ensure batches meet specifications

· Conducts the implementation of compounding procedures to optimize manufacturing processes and regulatory requirements

· Cleans/Disinfects/Sanitizes manufacturing rooms

· While performing the duties of this job, is regularly required to stand, sit, walk, climb stairs/ladders, kneel, crouch, wear safety gear and/or cleanroom gowning. Must regularly lift, push, pull and/or move up to 50 pounds

· Must be able to wear respirator equipment



Bachelor’s degree in a science-related or technical field


Previous work experience in the (GMP/GLP) pharmaceutical or related industry


At Vetter USA, we provide a number of competitive compensation and benefits programs, ranging from paid time-off, health insurance and retirement plan to relocation package and tuition reimbursement, partly applicable under certain provisions.


Hire Date:  9/30/2022
City:  Skokie (Chicago), Illinois


Imagine a career at a company that offers not only state-of-the-art technology and modern pharmaceutical innovation but work that truly makes a difference. Apply now! Questions? Please fill out our online contact form.



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