Lead Hand, Packaging Operator
Natural Factors
Pitt Meadows, BC
To package Liquid, Cream, Soft-gel / Hard-shell Capsule and Tablet bulks in accordance with packaging instructions, Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s) and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) requirements.
Maintain and operate packaging equipment in a safe and efficient manner.
Adhere to Safety policies, GMP and Standard Operating procedures (SOPs)
Complete documentation required in a timely manner ensuring Good Documentation Practices are followed.
Identify correctly and handle packaging materials and liquid / cream bulk for each order.
Disassemble, clean and re-assemble packaging equipment.
Report any deviations found with respect to instructions, process or materials used.
Trouble shoot any packaging problems encountered and issue a work order for maintenance as deemed necessary.
Assist with quality and safety investigations.
Inspect equipment and work area for cleanliness, safety and proper set up prior to the packaging operation.
Maintain equipment and the work area in a clean and organized fashion.
Perform regular quality in process checks as specified in packaging documentation.
Lead with the Finished Goods Packaging Supervisor in the training of new line operators and re-training of existing line operators.
Scrutinize paperwork prior to handing in for Supervisor review.
Assist with validation studies conducted on the line.
Interact with peers, supervisors and personnel from other areas.
Follow and adhere to all given instructions including work procedures, Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP)
Strictly adhere and observe all safety policies as outlined in the company policies and training sessions
Other duties as assigned


Previous production, GMP and Safety experience an asset
Excellent communication of the English language both written and verbal
Strong mathematical, mechanical and trouble shooting skills
Must be able to work with limited or no supervision
Demonstrates leadership qualities
Individual must be reliable
Ability to work in and create a team atmosphere
Positive attitude
Attention to detail
Must be able to lead by example

Company Overview

Factors Group of Nutritional Companies Inc. is a leading manufacturer of nutritional supplements and other health-building products. We are dedicated to enhancing the wellbeing of our customers - through research, development and delivery of effective nutritional products. It is our mission to contribute to the lives of our customers, employees, suppliers and the communities we serve, in a cooperative and sustainable manner.

Posting Details

This position is open to all qualified applicants who are legally entitled to work in the country in which this job is located. Only electronic applications can be accepted. This position will close when a competitive candidate pool has been identified. We thank you all for your applications; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. You can check the status of your application by logging in to your account. All the best!


British Columbia