Position Summary:

The primary purposes of this position are to operate, clean, and perform light maintenance of the high-speed and semi-automated encapsulation machines used to put ingredients into capsules prior to bottling for sale to consumers.

Key Activities:

  • Demonstrates proficiency with the essential functions and responsibilities of an Encapsulator I.
  • Competently perform job duties of at least one (1) additional Production area upon request.
  • Operate, clean, and maintain encapsulation machines to achieve production goals and quality targets.
  • Coordinate with Production Scheduling to ensure schedule attainment and to highlight production issues as they arise.
  • Coordinate with Quality to ensure products are made to specification with no defects and in accordance with Current Good Manufacturing Practices.
  • Perform additional duties as needed.

Required Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent work experience.
  • Must be able to walk, stand, sit, see, hear, speak, for extended periods of time, and ability to climb into and out of forklift.
  • Work involves exposure to known allergens.
  • Requires exposure to temperature extremes and exposure to outside weather conditions from open dock doors, dirt, dust, fumes, chemicals, etc.
  • Requires exposure to sounds and noise levels that are distracting or uncomfortable.
  • Position requires use of personal protective equipment (PPE) and safety gear, which may include use of respirator.
  • Must be able to lift objects weighing up to 50 lbs.
  • Incumbent must be able to operate and maintain high-speed encapsulation machines.