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

Date Posted: 8/25/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Leonia, NJ
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    8/25/2019

Job Description

Since time began, the earth’s been a generous contributor to people’s well-being. We haven’t been around quite that long, but The Nature’s Bounty Co. has been enriching lives of consumers around the world for more than 70 years. And before we even got started, the world was developing our motivation: Nature’s bountiful effects on people’s health.

Through our years, we’ve been a leader in health and wellness with our innovative products and solutions. We put science and the highest quality standards at the heart of our business—that’s why The Nature’s Bounty Co. brands are some of the most trusted in the world. We’re a leading global manufacturer, marketer, distributor and retailer of vitamins, nutritional supplements, sports & active nutrition, and ethical beauty products.

We’re also a great place to work, with excellent benefits, competitive compensation and a progressive, healthy company culture. If you’ve ever spent your workdays watching the clock, you know how important a positive work environment is for a person’s well-being. The Nature’s Bounty Co. is committed to supporting wellness in all its forms. And when it comes to wellness, nature is a pretty good place to start.

Are you looking for a career in plant operations or perhaps the mechanical maintenance team?  The Set-Up role is perfect exposure to both paths!  Encapsulation refers to a range of dosage forms—techniques used to enclose vitamins & supplements—in a shell known as a capsule, allowing them, for example, to be taken orally by our consumers.  The Encapsulation Set-Up Associate is responsible for all assembly/disassembly, maintenance and operation of various encapsulation machines.  

*** NOTE: This position is 2nd shift with shift differential pay***

*** Monday - Friday 2PM - 10:30PM ***

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Maintains the working condition of various encapsulation machines
  • Initiates a production run, following the completion of the set-up process
  • Maintains log books with accurate current information
  • Enters start up and in-process information into the batch record
  • Operates the encapsulation machines based on the business demand
  • Adhering to the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs) that are in effect, assuring the quality and quantity of product produced

Job Requirements

  • Must have prior mechanical or manufacturing machine operator experience
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) 
  • Military experience a plus
  • 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

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 631-200-2120 if you should need a reasonable accommodation to submit your information for our online job postings.