Encapsulation Operator

Health Wright Products is a privately held Contract Manufacturer of Nutritional Supplements that is seeking an Encapsulation Operator to join our expanding organization. After twenty two years of significant growth we are still just at the beginning cycle of our potential and you would be joining a talented and committed team! This position, in our company, in this environment, offers a challenging opportunity and growth potential.

Potential available shifts:

Day Shift, 6am-2:30pm Mon-Fri

Swing Shift, 2pm-10:30pm Mon-Fri

Night Shift, 10pm-6:30am Sun-Thurs

Overtime may be required

Pay is $15/hr. - $1.00/hr Shift Differential for Nights
Opportunities for pay increases!
Average weekly hours 40-45 hours

When applying please rank your shift preference. To be considered this MUST be included.

If you meet the following criteria please send your resume for immediate consideration.

It is preferred that applicants have 3-6 years of machine operation in a high yield production environment and the following:

Familiar with GMP's & SOP's
High School Diploma or GED preferred
NCRC (National Career Readiness Certificate) Silver level achieved, Strongly preferred
Able to pass a drug screen
Clean Background check
Ability to lift 55 pounds
Ability to stand all shifts and keep up in a fast paced environment
Posses a sense of urgency
High manual dexterity is a MUST
Must have reliable transportation

Other skills and knowledge that is preferred:
* Weight settings
* Line Speed
* Shift reporting and documentation
* line clean up and equipment changeovers as necessary
* Equipment breakdown and re-assemble

Job Description/Essential Functions

  • Involves the process of loading the blended powder into the semi-automatic machine for capsule encapsulation process
  • Supplies Encapsulation Operators with materials needed for encapsulation process: barrels, empty capsules, IBCs, carts, tools, and other encapsulation supplies
  • Set-up and breakdown of machine and fixtures for processing.  Work is based on specific guidelines for each machine and part.  Set-up may consist of installation, changes and adjustments to fixtures. Set-up activities may require the use of hand tools. 
  • Minor, simple adjustments to machines may need to be made during processing.  Adjustment may require the use of hand tools. 
  • Moves and/or stacks bins/metal plates/bucket of materials, and may load tubs of materials to work centers as applicable.
  • Carefully handles and washes encapsulation parts varying in size and weight
  • Visually and manually inspect capsule based to inspection guidelines to ensure quality standards.
  • Checks and corrects any conditions which are not conducive to a safe, clean work place.  Report any safety problems immediately. 
  • Complete documentation accurately and legibly per established guidelines.
  • Effective problem solving.
  • Maintains clean and orderly work area including: cleaning machines, breakdown of machine, tools and area around work station. 
  • Recognizes out of control events, discontinues operations and continues operation only when out of control event has been remedied successfully.
  • Ability to be at the physical location of the job at the designated shift assigned.
  • Will be asked to train someone and/or participate in a task force to improve company procedures or operations. 
  • Ability to work collaboratively and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers.
  • Must be able to successfully pass all job-related tests and certifications required for working in a cGMP, quality environment including but not limited to: inspections and GMP requirements to perform essential functions of the job.  Must re-qualify every year on all job-related tests and certifications as job or qualifications require

If you meet all the above criteria and want the opportunity to grow with a locally owned and operated company that has experienced nothing but growth for the past 22 years, please submit your resume today to be considered for an interview. We look forward to meeting you! 

This is a direct hire position. We are looking for individuals who want careers!

Health Wright Products offers a generous benefit package including medical, dental, vision, short term disability, accident insurance, critical illness insurance, and life insurance plans. We also offer pet insurance!
In addition, HWP offers its employees a 401k plan with company matching funds, FSA, and tuition reimbursement. Paid time off benefits for employees include holidays, vacation and PTO (personal time off).

Thanks for taking the time to get to know us & we look forward to learning more about you!

Health Wright Products is an equal opportunity employer that employs qualified individuals based upon job related qualifications regardless of race, religion, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, domestic partner status, medical condition, political affiliation or any other classification proscribed under applicable federal, state or local law. Health Wright Products complies with all laws regarding reasonable accommodation for disabled candidates and employees.The characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The information contained in this job description is for compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and is not an exhaustive list of the duties that may be required for this position. Additional duties are performed by the individuals currently holding this or similar positions and additional duties may be assigned.

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