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The Packaging Supervisor is responsible for leading the packaging operations to ensure productivity, safety, housekeeping, and quality product standards are met. This role coordinates daily with other departments to facilitate a continuous flow of materials and finished goods through the department. Leads continuous process improvement, lean and Culture of Excellence initiatives for their prospective shift. The Packaging Supervisor reports to Packaging Operations Manager.
At Pharmavite, every employee has a stake in bringing the gift of health to life. We never shy away from disruptive innovation and tough challenges, because we're making real nutrition accessible to consumers everywhere in new and different ways. We set the benchmark in softgel nutraceutical manufacturing by making the highest quality product, always striving to exceed our customer and consumer expectations. We can still do better! Join us!
Critical contributions this role is counted on to deliver are:
Verifies all packaging lines are functioning properly and all safety precautions are taken to ensure an efficient and safe working environment.
Actively promotes and initiates activities in support of a "Safety Culture." Communicates department goals and objectives ensuring employee understanding.
Schedules production lines and directs workload of subordinates to meet customer service requirements.
Be a change agent by effectively leading your team in implementing and sustaining change. When necessary, coach associates to overcome resistance to change.
Develop leadership at all levels to become self-directed work teams and advance team ownership of packaging lines, results, and improvements.
The ideal candidate is self-driven, organized, and a motivated leader. You are passionate about understanding and improving daily operations.
You'll be most successful in this role if you have:
Knowledge of cGMPs and basic safety practices in an industrial environment.
Familiarity with production goals and setting performance expectations.
Ability to listen to and engage associates to improve processes and overall performance.
Good organizational, analytical, oral and written communication skills.
Ability to create plans to understand and address production losses working with the operational team to sustain improvements.
It's an exciting time in Pharmavite' s history. After 50 years of leading the healthy living industry with award-winning vitamins and supplements, the company has experienced great success and has gained the trust of consumers, healthcare professionals, and retailers alike. But there's more growth ahead of us than behind us, and for our employees this translates into opportunity. Our rapidly changing business enables employees to take on new challenges and transform Pharmavite for the future.
In order to take on these challenges, you'll need to have:
2-5 years of experience working in a CPG and GMP environment. Supervisory experience preferred.
Quality and Safety mindset.
Ability to learn/teach computer and application skills.
In-depth understanding of root cause analysis, 5Y's, and improvement of systems to sustain changes.
4-year college degree preferred.
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Internal Number: VALA5844
At Pharmavite, we strive to make the world a better place. It’s in our DNA.
More than 50 years ago, our founders focused on improving health & wellness by going back to the basics—good nutrition and essential nutrients & minerals. And since that day, we’ve been a leader in the health and wellness industry and have earned the trust of consumers, healthcare professionals, and retailers alike by offering the highest quality vitamins and supplements under the Nature Made® brand.
We make products with a purpose, and our purpose is Bringing the Gift of Health to Life.
We believe that people are the foundation for a successful, growing business and we’re seeking someone passionate about our industry and purpose. We work hard, we care about what we do, and we get it done. Together, we deliver exceptional results.
About Nature Made
Nature Made is a leading national brand of Vitamins and Supplements in food, drug, mass and club retail outlets, and a top 10 brand in the Health and Beauty category. Staying true to our founders’ intent, Nature Made is committed to high quality; it was the first brand to be verified by USP, an independent organization that verifi...es purity and potency. Nature Made is also the leading choice of US Pharmacists in nine key segments.