Mechanic C (i) in Bayport, NY at The Nature's Bounty Co.

Date Posted: 6/4/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Bayport, NY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/4/2019

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.

If you are a results-focused mechanically inclined professional, with a drive for excellence and innovative spirit, The Nature's Bounty Co. is where you want to be! This is a great opportunity to hone your skills as a mechanic while creating an opportunity for yourself to move into a lead/supervisory level role. We are building an organization of passionate people committed to the health and wellness of our customers and to the success of our culture and company.

The Mechanic C is responsible for preventive maintenance, repair and installation of high volume automated processing equipment and facility systems. 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:

  • Maintain knowledge of how the facility and manufacturing equipment operates
  • Performs minor manufacturing and facilities repairs, including manufacturing equipment changeovers
  • Performs all PMs as required
  • Will act as a helper to higher-grade mechanics
  • Duties could include changing light bulbs, painting, light carpentry, replacing switches, ballasts, receptacles, etc.
  • Lubricates and makes minor repairs to equipment

Job Requirements

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred
  • Military experience a plus
  • Must be mechanically inclined and have the ability to use all basic hand tools
  • Experience working in and around mechanical equipment, preferably in a food/pharmaceutical/nutriceutical environment
  • High level of organizational skills, good written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and meet deadlines
  • Must be able to multi-task and follow-up when responses are needed
  • 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 631-244-2120 if you should need a reasonable accommodation to submit your information for our online job postings.