Provides the overall support and guidance in product
(formulation) development; working to meet the customer and company project
objectives. Works cross functionally within the organization to facilitate
the successful completion of new products developed and improvement of
existing products, ensuring the area functions efficiently and meets
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Condition of employment
requires knowledge and conformance to Standard Operating Procedures
(SOPís) and current Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP) as applicable
to the position.
- Participate in meetings and
on-site visits as needed with existing and potential clients.
- Participates in establishing
the performance and quality expectations of our customersí products.
- Prioritize and schedule
projects, coordinating with other departments to outline the scope of
- Develop and continue to
improve upon internal operating systems.
- Provides technical direction
and guidance on Formulation Development.
- Lead, manage and help
establish policies for Formulation Development.
- Formulates new products in
order to meet the customer and company objectives.
- Oversees the development of
new solid dosage nutraceutical products (i.e. tablets, capsules,
- Oversees the transfer of new
products from design to production and collaborates with manufacturing
engineering, process engineering, quality and other disciplines to
ensure consistency of quality output, within tolerances established by
- Recommend formulation and
specification improvements for better run-ability in production and
improving the quality of the finished good.
- Provide on-call assistance to
plant operations when product run-ability problems occur.
- Collaborate with Production
and Quality departments to determine the cause(s) and implement
corrective action(s) for in-process failures.
- Involved in process
manufacturing practices; being able to startup/shut down a process,
diagnose problems and optimize the process.
- Evaluate and improve techniques
for process control.
- Participates in the
evaluation, implementation and training of all new process equipment.
- Responsible for advancing
company-wide understanding of current manufacturing equipment and
processes, and how they are related to the physical properties of our
- Keep up with the latest
technology regarding formulation, equipment and industry knowledge.
- Keep current with areas of
- Keep current with regulatory.
- Cover-All Clause - Accept and
complete, in a timely fashion, special projects as assigned by the.
- BS or M.S. in Food Science,
Food Technology, Nutrition, Chemistry or related degree.
- Minimum of 8-10 years related
experience formulating dietary supplements.
- Extensive knowledge of
blending, tablet compression, tablet coating, & granulating
- Extensive knowledge of
excipient profiles and usage.
- Experience and understanding
of sophisticated manufacturing systems, techniques and equipment.
How to apply:
Please email cover letter, resume and along with the
following supplemental questions to human resources.
- Whatís the desired salary
range you are looking for?
- What if the salary isnít
within your range; would you be willing to take a lesser salary to
start with? Please explain your response, whether itís yes or no.
- Are you willing to relocate
- How much time would you need
- What was it that caught your
eye about this job posting?
- What are 5 key strengths you
feel you can contribute to a growing company in this position?
Elite One Source provides equal
employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin,
age, and disability. In addition to federal law requirements, Elite One
Source complies with applicable state and federal laws governing
nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has
Job Type: Full-time
- formulating dietary
supplements: 8 years