Supv., Manufacturing (i) in Bohemia, NY at The Nature's Bounty Co.

Date Posted: 11/6/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Bohemia, NY
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    11/6/2018

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  

If you are driven to build great teams, share your drive for excellence and innovative spirit, and focused on results, The Nature’s Bounty Co. is where you want to be! 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. We are currently seeking an experienced Manufacturing Supervisor to join our team and join us on our High Performance System (HPS) journey.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Guide a team as well as individually adhering to the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs) that are in effect, reassuring the quality and quantity of product produced.
  • Works effectively in a multitask environment and consistently tracks the progress of ongoing initiative.
  • Enforce safety policies and work habits
  • Develops, supervises, coaches and counsels associates on a regular basis
  • Keeps accurate records; files proper reports
  • Work between tactical and strategic activities to support process improvement and Lean manufacturing practices
  • Actively seeks and supports continuous improvement activities in process efficiencies, costs, effectiveness of work and sustainable improvements
  • Implementation of procedural/policy changes to enhance department performance
  • Works effectively in a multitask environment and consistently tracks the progress of ongoing initiative
  • Ensures tasks are completed within set deadlines
  • Promote and develops a strong teamwork environment
  • Role will require a hands on Supervisory approach 
  • Must appropriately handle employee questions, concerns, and keep track of issues with the intent to train and coach associates to maintain a positive work environment
  • Responsible for investigating operational errors to determine cause and recommends corrective action where needed
  • Identifies issues effecting efficiencies and assists in developing solutions
  • Monitors productivity making sure efficiency, cost and Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) are met on a daily basis
  • Ensures that all paperwork is properly documented 

Note: This is a 3rd Shift position. Hours for 3rd Shift are overnights, Sunday - Thursday.


Qualifications  

  • 1+ years of experience in a production Lead or Supervisory role within a  manufacturing environment required
  • Associate or Bachelor degree and/or military leadership experience is a strong plus
  • Lean manufacturing, cGMP experience a plus
  • Intermediate to Advance Microsoft Applications skills is required
  • High level of organizational skills, good written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and meet deadlines
  • Strong change agent/leadership and associate engagement orientation
  • Must be able to multi-task and follow-up when responses are needed
  • Physical ability to 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.