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

Date Posted: 7/9/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Bohemia, NY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/9/2019

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.

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:

  • Must be able to operate, setup, 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 setup procedures
  • Assists the line attendants and mechanics
  • Complies with company policies and procedures and maintains regular work attendance
  • 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

Job Requirements

  • Prior experience working in a manufacturing/packaging environment; preferably lean manufacturing
  • Must have prior mechanical and/or manufacturing machine operator experience
  • 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 50lbs unassisted, bend, twist, sit, stand, reach, climb steps, etc.
  • Military candidates 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 online job postings.