Encapsulation Set-up (i) in Bohemia, NY at The Nature's Bounty Co.

Date Posted: 1/27/2018

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    Bohemia, NY
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Job Description

Encapsulation Set-up (i)

  • 105 Orville Dr, Bohemia, NY 11716, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

For more than 70 years, The Nature’s Bounty Co. has enriched the lives of consumers around the world and stood as the leader in health and wellness by introducing innovative products and solutions to the marketplace. Putting science and the highest quality standards at the heart of our business, the brands of The Nature’s Bounty Co. are some of the most trusted in the world. Always motivated by nature’s bountiful effects on people’s health, our vision for health and wellness has inspired leading brands such as Nature’s Bounty®, Sundown Naturals®, Solgar®, Osteo Bi-Flex®, Ester-C®, MET-Rx®, Pure Protein®, Balance®, Body Fortress®, Puritan’s Pride® and Organic Dr.®, among others. As a leading global manufacturer, marketer, distributor and retailer of vitamins, nutritional supplements, sports & active nutrition and ethical beauty products, The Nature’s Bounty Co. is committed to supporting wellness in all its forms.

Job Description

How would you like to serve as a vital and valuable asset to an Operations and Maintenance Team where your efforts will directly impact the quality of this organization’s leading nutritional supplements and products? If so, The Nature's Bounty Co. is currently seeking an Encapsulation Set-Up Operator who will be responsible for all assembly/disassembly, maintenance, and operation of various encapsulation machines. In the manufacturing of nutraceuticals, encapsulation refers to a range of dosage forms—techniques used to enclose vitamins, supplements, and herbs — in a relatively stable shell known as a capsule, allowing them to, for example, be taken orally.

If you’re interested and want to learn more about this exciting opportunity, apply today!

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Disassembles, cleans and assembles various encapsulation machines 
  • Maintain the working condition of various encapsulation machines 
  • Able to start up a production run following the completion of the set up process 
  • Keep log books accurate with current information 
  • Enter start up and in-process information into the batch record 
  • Operate the encapsulation machines based on the business demand

Shift Information:  3rd shift; 11:00pm - 7:30am; Sunday night - Friday morning


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) 
  • Previous Manufacturing/Pharmaceutical experience preferred 
  • Must have prior mechanical or manufacturing machine operator experience 
  • Basic mathematical skills 
  • Must be able to respond to verbal and written instructions 
  • Physical ability to repetitively lift, stand, climb, bend, etc. within a manufacturing environment 
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds

Additional Information

Military candidates are encouraged to apply.

The Nature's Bounty Co. is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

The Nature's Bounty Co. offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, which includes health and dental plans, voluntary short-term and long-term disability, life insurance, flexible spending accounts, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, generous associate discounts and more!

Please contact Human Resources at 631-244-2120 if you should need a reasonable accommodation to submit your information for our on-line job postings.