Encapsulation/Blending Lead

Health Wright Products is a privately held Contract Manufacturer of Nutritional Supplements that is seeking an Encapsulation Blending Lead to join our expanding organization. We have a 24 year history of significant growth but feel we are still just at the beginning cycle of our potential in the expanding $25 Billion US Nutritional Supplements market. This position, in our company, in this environment, offers a challenging opportunity and growth potential.


Job: Encapsulation/ Blending Lead

Shifts:

Days- 5:30am-2:00pm, Monday-Friday

Overtime may be required.

Pay:DOE - Full time, Non-Exempt position / $1/hr shift differential for all hours worked between 10pm-6:30am

JOB SUMMARY: The main responsibility of this position is to work closely with the supervisor, maintenance, encapsulators and blenders to optimize efficiency, trouble shoot equipment, and train new employees. Additional responsibilities include various material characteristic testing, operating machines, and training in various supervisor responsibilities. This is a non-exempt job that reports to the Encapsulation Blending Supervisor. Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

 


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

It is essential for all employees to adhere to Company policies.

    Evaluating efficient production capability of all operators during the shift and ensuring  machines are running at the highest level possible and producing quality results.
    Evaluating the need for maintenance assistance and prioritizing maintenance requests.
    Set-up and breakdown of machines. Work is based on specific guidelines for encapsulation machines. Set-up may consist of installation, changes and adjustments to fixtures. 
    Minor, simple adjustments to machines may need to be made during processing. Adjustment may require the use of hand tools.
    Moves and/or stacks buckets/barrels/boxes of materials, and may load materials to work centers as applicable.
    Monitor blending procedures and policies to ensure quality standards.
    Checks and corrects any conditions which are not conducive to a safe, clean work place. Report any safety problems immediately.
    Works with Quality Control to resolve raw material and encapsulation related challenges
    Performs physical testing on raw materials and blends per established procedures
    Complete and check documentation.
    Comfortable with communicating and giving feedback as needed to employees and management
    Maintains clean and orderly work area including: cleaning machines, breakdown of machine, tools and area around work station.
    Ability to be at the physical location of the job at the designated shift assigned.
    Train new operators and/or participate in a task force to improve and establish company procedures and operations.

EDUCATION/SKILL/EXPERIENCE QUALIFICATIONS

    High School diploma or GED required
    Three to six years’ experience in a manufacturing environment preferred. Target industries include pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, electronic, chemical, cosmetics and food.
    Preferred experience operating a Bosch machine.
    Hand truck, electric forklift experience preferred.
    Ability to read and write Basic English, basic shop math skills, algebra, and basic computer skills.
    Experience with FDA/cGMP compliance is preferred
    A legal right to work in the United States
    Must pass a drug screen and a background check in accordance with HWP standards.

BENEFITS

Health Wright Products offers a generous benefit package including;

    medical
    dental
    vision
    short term disability
    life insurance plans.
    401k plan with company matching funds,
    tuition reimbursement.
    Paid time off benefits include holidays, vacation and PTO (personal time off)

For those applying out of the area: We love working for such an awesome company within the beautiful Pacific NW and understand your motivation to do the same! Please recognize when applying for our positions that relocation packages are not being offered at this time.

 

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

 

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We would like to thank all who apply, but only the qualified candidates will be selected for a first interview.

 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

 

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 23 years, please submit your resume today to be considered for an interview. We look forward to meeting you.

 


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