Captek Softgel International


Weighing Technician

Captek has three Southern California facilities


Weighing Technician

Vista Office

Summary: The Weighing Technician will ensure that all formula raw materials are weighed out according to specified formulas. Also, the Weighing Technician must ensure that weighed raw materials are bunched together according to batch ticket instructions.. This position is for 1st shift.

Shift Schedule: Monday to Friday from 6:00am to 2:30pm

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Must have the ability to follow and understand weighing procedures
  • Ability to operate electric drum lifts, manual drum lifts, forklift (certification required) and pallet jacks
  • Calculates simple math problems
  • Ability to operate floor scales
  • Ability to comprehend Batch formulas
  • Must ensure weighed material is processed through Batch Master
  • Must be able to weigh out specified quantities of raw materials per batch specification
  • Ability to pull raw materials from warehouse
  • Ensures that the receivers, drums and tools are cleaned, sanitized, checked and signed by Quality Assurance prior to starting a batch
  • Must ensure raw materials are returned to appropriate locations in warehouse
  • Ensures that a released label is placed on the raw materials and lot numbers that have matched the batch record
  • Must be able to identify raw materials and communicate issues to Lead and/or Manager
  • Ability to communicate and interact with other departments (Gelatin, Encapsulation, Maintenance, Quality Assurance 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 nutrient 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:

  • High School Diploma or (GED); or experience/training in related field

Required Skills / Experience: 

  • Understanding of the Metric System
  • Ability to execute simple math and be able to read and comprehend batch record instructions
  • Forklift operation

To apply:

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