Inspection (Softgels) (D) in Bayport, NY at The Nature's Bounty Co.

Date Posted: 2/7/2018

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Job Description

Inspection (Softgels) (D)

  • 10 Vitamin Dr, Bayport, NY
  • 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

The Lead Softgel Inspector is responsible for assisting the supervisor on a daily basis. Also, responsible for adhering to the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs) that are in effect assuring the quality and quantity of product produced.

Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Manages the department in the absence of the supervisor and/or manager
  • Visually inspects soft gels and removes unacceptable softgels
  • Operates polishing and sizing machines 
  • Sets scales with proper quantities
  • Fills cartons with product, label cartons and stack on pallets
  • Moves pallets with hand jack
  • Cleans trays with alcohol/water solution and stack trays to a height of no more than 75 inches

Please note: This is a 3rd Shift Opportunity. Hours for 3rd shift are 11:00pm-7:30am; Sunday - Thursday, Overnights


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred
  • Military experience a plus
  • Prior inspection or machine operator experience in a manufacturing or packaging setting required
  • Ability to write simple correspondence
  • 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 work with known allergens, i.e. (Fish oils and or other products derived from fish)

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.