Tooling Optimization Operator

Health Wright Products is a privately held Contract Manufacturer of Nutritional Supplements that is seeking for a Tooling Optimization Operator to join our expanding organization. After 27 years of significant growth we are still just at the beginning cycle of our potential and you would be joining a talented and committed team!


SWING, 2pm – 10:30pm, Monday – Friday


DOE starting at $21/hr


Perform tooling optimization functions to support HWP production goals, quality, and cGMP standards. This is a nonexempt job that reports to the Maintenance Supervisor. Primary goal is to optimize upper and lower segment sets of tooling, dosing disks and tamping pins of all sizes. Essentially maintain all encapsulation tooling in good working order to enhance quality and output of all the encapsulation machines. This position also maintains an accurate inventory of encapsulation tooling and maintains an adequate spares inventory. This position also stands as a back-up operator in times of encapsulation demands. This operator is also expected to function well with the Encapsulation operators, Production Supervisors/Leads and the Maintenance technicians. This is a developing position and nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to enhance or modify the duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

A. Maintain all encapsulation tooling in good working order to enhance quality and output of all the encapsulation machines.
B. Optimize all tooling sets for Bosch Encapsulation processes.
C. Maintain current inventory of tooling.
D. Minor, simple adjustments to machines may need to be made during processing. Adjustment may require the use of hand tools.
E. Checks and corrects any conditions which are not conducive to a safe, clean work place. Report any safety problems immediately.
F. Complete documentation accurately and legibly per established guidelines.
G. Effective problem solving.
H. Maintains clean and orderly work area including: cleaning machines, breakdown of machine, tools and area around work station.
I. Recognizes out of control events, discontinues operations and continues operation only when out of control event has been remedied successfully.
J. Ability to be at the physical location of the job at the designated shift assigned.
K. Will be asked to train someone and/or participate in a task force to improve company procedures or operations.
L. Ability to work collaboratively and maintain effective working relationships with co-workers.
M. Other duties as assigned
N. Must be able to successfully pass all job-related tests and certifications required for working in a cGMP, quality environment including but not limited to: inspections and GMP requirements to perform essential functions of the job. Must re-qualify every year on all job-related tests and certifications as job or qualifications require.

A. High School diploma or GED required
B. Three to six years’ experience in a manufacturing environment preferred. Target industries include pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, electronic, chemical, cosmetics and food.
C. Ability to read and write & communicate in English, use basic shop math skills, algebra, and basic computer skills.
D. Experience with FDA/cGMP compliance is preferred
E. A legal right to work in the United States
F. Must pass a drug screen and a background check in accordance with HWP standards.


Health Wright Products offers a generous benefit package including medical, dental, vision, short term disability, accident insurance, critical illness insurance, and life insurance plans. We also offer pet insurance! In addition, HWP offers its employees a 401k plan with company matching funds, FSA, and tuition reimbursement. Paid time off benefits for employees 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 is 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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