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spherion Encapsulation technician for South Reno manufacturing facility in Reno, Nevada

Encapsulation technician for South Reno manufacturing facilityposted:Friday, August 28, 2020


Reno, Nevada


Manufacturing & Production (Production Occupations)

Job Type

Temp to Perm

Working Hours

7:00 AM - 3:30 PM


US$ 17.25 - US$ 19.00 per hour

Ref. Number



Brian Lytle, Spherion



Job Description

The Encapsulation Technician 1 will contribute to the efficient conversion of raw materials to encapsulated product using semiautomated equipment and adhering to client standards and guidelines to ensure good quality products. Technicians are responsible for the operation, monitoring, cleaning, and sanitizing of encapsulation equipment to meet client process standards, as

well as quality and safety. Individuals must maintain a safe and pleasant manner while ensuring the department meets its goals

per day, with maximum accuracy.


Learn, practice, and adhere to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs)

established for the Encapsulation Department

Learn, practice, and adhere to all Safety and Quality policies and procedures

Learn, practice, and adhere to all Encapsulation Department policies and procedures

Learn to set-up, operate, adjust, teardown, and clean/sanitize encapsulation machine per established SOP and safety


Perform visual checks of in-process and finished encapsulated products

Assist with assigned tasks in other encapsulation rooms and inspection, as needed

Monitor machines or equipment to make sure they are operating properly

Properly complete and maintain all required logs and paperwork associated within the Encapsulation Department

Learn and understand all lot numbers, part numbers, and product descriptions as they relate to the component sheet

Learn and practice Lean Manufacturing to improve efficiency and eliminate waste

Maintain a clean, organized, and safe working environment to ensure efficiency, employee safety, and product integrity

Must be cross-trained in all other Tech 1 positions in the Manufacturing Department (i.e.: Milling and Blending, Packaging,

and Pharmacy)

Working hours: 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed

below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.


High school diploma or GED


0 - 2 years work experience preferably in a manufacturing

Skills & abilities:

Read, write, speak, and comprehend English

Comprehend basic math: addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, weights and measures, and efficient use of a


Ability to communicate both written and orally within the organization

Basic knowledge of vitamin supplements

Ability to give positive suggestions to improve operations in the work center

Team Oriented - being helpful, respectful, approachable, building strong working relationships and a positive work

environment, is responsible, honest, loyal, interacts with others tactfully, resolves conflicts appropriately and adapts to


Ability to manage time efficiently

Ability to work well under changing demands

Follow verbal and written instructions

Must have good work ethics, be highly motivated, and be a hands-on problem solver

Excellent mechanical aptitude

Ability to detect, recognize, and judge discrepancies

Requires accuracy, reliability, and attention to quality

Successfully completes and attains passing score of the entry level test

Computer skills:

Basic computer and data entry skills


No Degree Required


1-4 years


1-4 years of previous manufacturing experience preferred but not mandatory

High school diploma or GED

Background check and drug test required. Can start with background pending

Temp to hire opportunity for South Reno manufacturing facility, plenty of upward room for growth for those interested.

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