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Job Title: FORMULATORS (Sr. Formulator & Formulation Spec.)
Industry Sector: Natural/Organic Food, Supplements/OTC, Sustainable/Earth-Friendly
Job Categories: Nutritionist/Herbalist
Production - Manufacturing
Scientist/Chemist/Technician

 Contact Information
 
Company Name: Wellnext, LLC
  Address: 1301 Sawgrass Corp. Pkwy
Sunrise, FL 33323
United States
  Company Phone: 954-233-3300
Web Site: http://www.wellnexthealth.com


Job Description
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The Position: FORMULATORS (Sr. Formulator & Formulation Spec.)

Nature’s Products Inc., (NPI) a leading manufacturer of nutritional supplements has two openings for a Senior Formulator and a Formulation Project Specialist in our Product Development Department. These positions will require experience working under time-sensitive conditions. The ideal candidates will be driven to succeed in a cGMP manufacturing environment. Responsibilities include product development, formulations, quotations, analytical process development and process validation activities. The Formulators will apply leading-edge science to develop formulations and manufacturing processes to provide high quality products to the consumer.

Key Accountabilities – Senior Formulator

  1. Ensures the proper manufacture and handling of trial batches as per customer’s request.
  2. Generates and or adjusts mixing instructions and In Process Limits for customer products.
  3. Responsible for assisting the Product Development Manager in the specification of raw materials for and the formulation of Vitamins, Minerals and Supplements for capsules, tablets and powders.
  4. Assists in the troubleshooting of problems in production in regards to formulation issues.
  5. Assists in the generation and or approve planned and unplanned deviations for the manufacture of product.
  6. Updates, and keeps accurate formulas and label claims for customer products.
  7. Assists customer in requests for information regarding scientific information and or functionality issues of ingredients.
  8. Assists in the review and signs off on customer product specifications.
  9. Assists purchasing in the specification and sourcing of raw materials.
  10. Assist in formulation of new products or reformulation of existing products.
  11. Assist in managing multiple Product Development initiative at the same time.
  12. Prepare and Taste Experimental Batches.
  13. Other duties as assigned by manager of Product Development.

Key Accountabilities – Formulation Project Specialist

  1. Creates formulation of new products and of reformulation of existing products per business needs
  2. Generates and or adjusts mixing instructions and In-Process Limits for customer products.
  3. Responsible for the specification of raw materials for the formulations of Vitamins, Minerals, and Supplements for capsules, tablets, and powders.
  4. Assists in the troubleshooting of problems in production in regards to formulation issues.
  5. Updates, and keeps accurate formulas and label claims for customer products.
  6. Reviews and signs off on customer product specifications.
  7. Assists purchasing in the specification and sourcing of raw materials.
  8. Other duties as assigned by manager of Product Development.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • A BS degree in Pharmacy, Chemistry, Biology or related field.
  • A minimum of three (3) years’ experience in the formulation of solid dose products in the pharmaceutical or nutraceutical field.
  • Knowledge of raw materials used in the nutraceutical and pharmaceutical field.
  • Experience with food and natural products chemistry. Good math skills.
  • Knowledge of operation of computer programs such as Word, Excel, and database programs such as Access and Macola.
  • Ability to multitask, handling multiple projects at any one time and ensuring that they are brought through to completion.
  • Proven ability to work independently and as a team member
  • Ability to be flexible and work analytically in a problem-solving environment
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; Demonstrated capacity to work in a team environment is a must.
  • Ability to work on multiple assignments at once while maintaining project deadlines
  • Must be able to read and follow detailed instructions and have good written and verbal communication skills, as well as solid computer skills.

To learn more about our company visit www.natures-products.com. Know someone who might be interested in this job? Please send him or her an email!



Job Location: Sunrise, FL
Country: United States
Position Type: Full Time
Employee May Telecommute: No
Job seekers must live within: No preference
Required to Relocate:
Required to Travel:
Minimum Experience Required: 3-5 years

Contact Name: Sandy Melvin
E-mail: sandyme@natures-products.com

 



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