Line Technician (D) in Bohemia, NY at The Nature's Bounty Co.

Date Posted: 8/26/2020

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    Bohemia, NY
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Job Description

Company Description

The Nature's Bounty Co. is a privately held, global leader in health and wellness with a rich history and proven track record in the nutritional market. As a manufacturer, marketer and online seller of vitamins, dietary supplements, minerals, herbals, protein bars and powders, and ethical beauty products, our purpose is to create a happier, healthier world using the power of science and nature. The brands of The Nature's Bounty Co. are some of the most trusted in the world including Nature's Bounty®, Pure Protein®, Solgar®, Osteo Bi-Flex®, Sundown®, Body Fortress®, MET-Rx® and Ester-C®.

Inclusion and Diversity in the workplace matters at The Nature’s Bounty Co.  This includes being focused on retaining and recruiting a diverse workforce and building a culture of inclusivity.  Our goal is to create a place where people feel respected, valued and able to bring their authentic selves to work each day. 

Did we mention that we also offer 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 forms. And when it comes to wellness, nature is a pretty good place to start.

Job Description

The Line Technicians main responsibility is to ensure the proper setup of the packaging line before and during a job run.

Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Operate, set-up, change over and make minor repairs to various packaging equipment
  • Ensures the packaging line is running at its maximum potential during a job run
  • Follows all procedures set forth in the set-up procedures
  • Assists the line attendants and mechanics
  • Effectively completing appropriate paperwork
  • Maintains a clean and orderly work area; cleaning and sanitizing operating equipment
  • Troubleshoot rapidly and effectively to ensure minimal line downtime
  • Work and coordinate with packaging team and support groups

Shift 5:  Friday through Sunday ; 7:00am - 7:30pm

Job Requirements

  • Prior experience working in a manufacturing/packaging environment; preferably lean manufacturing
  • Must have prior mechanical and/or manufacturing machine operator experience
  • Military experience a plus
  • Experience with cGMP compliance requirements is strongly preferred
  • Possess the skills to troubleshoot mechanical/electrical malfunction of equipment
  • Ability to understand and implement 5S Method
  • High level of organization skills, good written and oral communication skills; must be able to respond to verbal and written instructions
  • Ability to work independently and meet deadlines
  • Ability to multi-task and follow-up when responses are needed
  • Basic math to complete required documentation
  • Basic Computer Skills are a must
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
  • Some college courses completed or trade school training preferred
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds unassisted, as well as bend, twist, sit, stand, reach, climb steps, etc.

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 online job postings.

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