Supv., Packaging (i) in Deerfield Beach, FL at The Nature's Bounty Co.

Date Posted: 2/15/2018

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Supv., Packaging (i)

  • 1111 Southwest 30th Avenue, Deerfield Beach, FL
  • 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 Packaging Supervisor will oversee the day-to-day tasks associated with the packaging of dietary supplement tablets, including setting plans, monitoring productivity, motivating a team of associates and delivering results. 

This is a second (2nd) shift vacancy, scheduled Monday through Friday from 3 pm to 11:30 pm, with the work week beginning Mondays at 3 pm and ending Fridays at 11:30 pm.

Additional specific responsibilities for the role include: 

  • Provides strategic and tactical direction and leadership for the assigned operations team and the business units supported.
  • Adhering to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs) that are in effect assuring associate safety, and the quality and quantity of product produced
  • Ensures associate well-being through a holistic approach including safety, health, professional development, reward and recognition
  • Assigns daily tasks, monitors attendance and approves time-off for department associates
  • Creating a culture of high performing teams and continuous improvement
  • Coordinate all assignments for associates on the team
  • Establishes or adjusts work procedures to meet production schedules, using knowledge of capacities of machines and equipment
  • Studies work schedules and estimates associate hour requirements for completion of job assignment
  • Interprets work orders, specifications and procedures for associates, and assigns duties
  • Coach the team to deliver improvements that drive business results and for personal development
  • Champion safety, quality, production methods, equipment, performance, and efficiency
  • Assists in developing and implementing new procedures to improve efficiency and reinforces standards.
  • Ownership of assigned KPI’s for tracking and reporting.
  • Analyzes and resolves work problems, or assists associates in solving work problems. Ensures escalation standard work is followed
  • Maintains time, production and personnel records.
  • Assists, as necessary, in the recruitment, selection and orientation of new associates for the department
  • Ensures that all department associates receive training, resources and hands-on direction necessary to perform their tasks effectively
  • Provides performance coaching, direct leadership and corrective action as warranted to ensure compliance with management directives, established policies and procedure, including safety rules and regulations


Qualifications

  • 2+ years of lead / supervision experience
  • 5+ years of manufacturing/packaging/warehouse experience
  • Military experience a plus
  • Knowledge of cGMPs
  • Preferred experience in food / beverage, dietary supplement or pharmaceutical industries
  • Prefer demonstrated mechanical ability & technical aptitude
  • Lean, Six Sigma, TPM, TQM and HPO experience preferred
  • Must be detail oriented and organized with good time management skills
  • Must be flexible to changing priorities
  • Must be able to read, write and speak English well enough to complete assigned tasks and communicate effectively
  • Must have intermediate computer and math skills (including basic statistics)
  • Must have business and management knowledge and skills necessary to set direction and to define and execute a plan that achieves the required results
  • Must work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Display a strong sense of ownership for work


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 online job postings.