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

Date Posted: 9/25/2018

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    Bohemia, NY
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Job Description

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  

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.  

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
Note: This is a 2nd Shift Opportunity. Hours are 3:00pm - 11:30pm, Monday - Friday. There is a Shift differential for this role. 
  • 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

Additional Information  

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.