Captek Softgel International


Gelatin Technician 1

Captek has three Southern California facilities


Gelatin Technician 1

Vista Office

Summary: Gelatin Tech I will mix formulated material (s) as per procedures and ensures that all batches are made to correct steps and specifications. Also, ensures that consistency and productivity are met on a daily basis

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Must follows and understands Gelatin Manufacturing Procedures
  • Able to operates electric drum lifts, manual drum lifts and pallet jacks
  • Responsible for washing small utensil and receivers
  • Follows the correct steps to wash melters properly
  • Operates floor scale and calculates simple math
  • Must be able to comprehends gelatin formulas
  • Knows how to process clear gelatin
  • Ensures that receivers, drums, and tools are cleaned, sanitized, checked and signed by QA before use
  • Checks raw materials and lot number according to batch record and ensures it has a released sticker
  • Ensures all raw materials and finished goods are weighed exactly to formula specifications
  • Identifies unusual gelatin and communicates issues to Lead and/or Manager
  • Ensures finished Gelatin is checked by lead or supervisor prior to discharge including viscosity and air bubbles.
  • Communicates and interacts with other departments (Nutrient, Encapsulation, Maintenance, Quality Assurance departments and etc.)
  • Executes proper shift change and communicates all information pertaining to the operator’s area of responsibility
  • Anticipates and minimizes down time to ensure completion of order in a timely manner
  • Assists with janitorial duties in the production area when required
  • Complies with company policies and procedures and maintains regular work attendance
  • Ensures that work area is clean and organized at all times
  • Communicates solutions and ideas on how to improve department to the department Manager
  • Performs all duties in compliance with safety rules, SOPs and cGMPs
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Educational Qualification:

  • Some High school credit and any work experiences

Required Skills / Experience:

  • Ability to read a limited number of two and three-syllable words and to recognize similarities and differences between words and between series of numbers. Ability to write and speak in simple sentences.
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple
  • Able to lift up to 25 kg
  • Understanding of the Metric System
  • Ability to execute simple math and be able to read and comprehend batch record instructions

To apply:

If you are interested in this position, please apply here.