Encapsulation 2nd Shift
With minimal supervision perform sanitizing of utensils and equipment, Measuring and blending of dry ingredients: Simple Formula Mixing. Operation and process of Hammer mills, Mikropulverisor, sifting and declumping equipment. Operation of inspection tables and performing processes of inspection of capsules. Documentation and Encapsulation/milling Department team responsibilities ensuring efficiency and quality goals and objectives of the Company are achieved.
Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Maintain visitor-ready work environment keeping department area organized, safe and clean as- you-work.
Understand and routinely adhere to Standard Operating Procedures
Participate in the development and improvement of Standard Operating Procedures and Quality programming;
Communicates with Encapsulation Technician II and III, Production Manager and/or QA to improve operations, quality and team performance;
Works within the Production Encapsulation Department team structure to verify, prepare and stage various materials for the efficient operation of Department requirements;
Cross-checked by Encap tech II or III; inspects and verifies outputs against, formula and quality documentation;
Notifies peers, and/or Encap Tech III, Production Manager and/or QA with any concerns regarding the possibility of nonconforming product or environment;
Perform other duties as needed.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
The ability to work in a fast paced environment.
The ability to understand written and spoken information in English in work related documents, trainings, and day to day operations.
Monitoring operation by watching gauges, dials or other indicators to make sure machine is working properly.
Know basic math and how to use a calculator.
Ability to read gauges, scales and graduated cylinders/pitchers.
Ability to work in a team.
Know how to meet quotas
The ability to quickly and repeatedly adjust the controls of a machine to exact positions.
The ability to tell and communicate when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong. Recognizing there is a problem.
The ability to read and understand information and ideas presented in writing.
The ability to lift or move heavy boxes, drums, etc. on a regular basis.
The ability to follow all safety measures.
Attendance and promptness
Meeting quotas and goals
Following appropriate SOP’s, department procedures and safety regulations.
Making recommendations and improvements
Maximizing flexibility from direction of Encapsulation Tech III and/or Production Manager.
Accuracy-number of mistakes is low in relationship to quantity of work produced.
High School Diploma, GED or sufficient experience pertaining to this job.
Fast paced prior job preferred, manufacturing experience a plus.
Must be able to stand for the entire workday.
Ability to lift 50 lbs. and move a 500 lb. drum dolly.
On the job training.