Bottling Operator ($16.42-$19.36)

BestCo - Mooresville, NC3.4

Full-timeEstimated: $48,000 - $63,000 a year
BestCo Inc. is a privately-held manufacturer located and operated in Mooresville, North Carolina. BestCo is known industry-wide as a leading developer and marketer of innovative, consumer health care products for retailers and marketers of OTC drug products and dietary supplements. BestCo specializes in manufacturing solid dose lozenges, soft chews, and other confectionery-based delivery forms of consumer healthcare products for both private label and contract manufacturing partners. BestCo combines nearly a century’s worth of confectionery experience with emerging consumer healthcare insights to create unique products for our customers. BestCo strives to be a pioneer and innovator in the field of confectionery delivery forms of OTC drugs and dietary supplements.

BestCo is currently searching for a Bottling Operator, 12 hour Day Shift, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., to be located at our Mooresville, North Carolina facility.

The bottle line operator is responsible for running and overseeing the operation of the bottle filling/packaging equipment for Line 8 Super Gel department.

Set up and operate the tablet counter, labeling system, printer, bottle unscrambler, the Capper and Re-Torquerer, the induction sealer, and the shrink wrapper in accordance with product specifications; trouble shoot during operation
Read and follow the batch record
Record in process checks as necessary
Responsible for ensuring maximum output of the bottle line, quality of finished product, control waste
Responsible for housekeeping of entire area
Ensure correct materials are being used for the product produced by utilizing the batch record
Report mechanical or any problems to maintenance and/or supervisor
Follow BestCo’s LOTO Policy and procedures to ensure that machines or equipment are isolated from all potentially hazardous energy before performing cleaning, service or maintenance activities where they may be an unexpected energization, start-up, or release of stored energy
Follow cGMP guidelines for cleaning and completing paperwork
Perform other duties as required by the supervisor to ensure best operation possible

Ambitious, self-starter comfortable working under pressure in a fast paced environment
Ability to work independently
Must possess above average math skills
Must be an effective communicator at all levels of the organization possessing excellent verbal and written communication skills
cGMP knowledge
Detail oriented
Must be able to follow policies and safety procedures
Must be able/available to work irregular or extended hours including nights, weekends and potentially holidays as needed
Individual must be hygiene/safety oriented

High School Diploma or GED
At least 1-year Machine operator experience outside of BestCo or 3 months working as a machine operator at BestCo or a Certified Production Technician through NCMI.
Must be able to lift and/or move up to 60 lbs with or without reasonable accommodation
Must be open to work any shift that is necessary depending on the business needs
Able to stand for long periods of time
Basic computer knowledge (must be able to log on and complete required cGMP SOP training and email
Basic mathematical skills to be able to add, subtract, multiply and divide and make fine adjustments in equipment settings
Effective and clear written /oral communication skills fluent in English to clearly communicate with other team members
Willing and able to clean and sanitize machines
Constantly working in a high temperature environment

More than 1-year Machine operator experience
Certified Production Technician through NCMI
Pharmaceutical industry
Prior Manufacturing experience
FDA experience

All offers of employment are conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation, drug screen, and employment eligibility verification (E-verify).


All offers of employment are conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation, drug screen, and employment eligibility verification (E-verify).

BestCo is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer