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Tablet Press Operator

Tablet Press Operator

2nd Shift

Metuchen, NJ

Job Id: 8798


Are you looking to make a career change to a professional and stable company? This exciting opportunity offers a competitive salary plus an excellent benefits package including medical, dental and vision insurance as well as PTO. Does this position match your future career goals? Then this opportunity could be the right fit for you!



  • Setting up press along with floor supervisor.
  • Verifying correct punches are used.
  • Feeding material to hopper to run press.
  • Verifying correct blend.
  • Bringing samples to Quality Control for approval.
  • Making sure controls for weights, thickness, and hardness are taken and recorded into a log every 30 minutes.
  • Keeping a log for every break, change in operator, and machine being stopped.
  • Monitoring tablets coming off punch.
  • Keeping track of tablet quality.
  • Must remain at machine while machine is running.
  • Routine maintenance of machine and cleaning by following SOP instructions.
  • Taking samples from beginning, middle, and end of run and recording on log.
  • Labeling containers with correct information.
  • Work area must be kept in accordance with GMP. 
  • Remove all trash at the end of the shift and clean room thoroughly.
  • Keep current equipment use and cleaning log.



  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Preferred experience in nutraceutical or solid dosage manufacturing.
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to bend, stretch, and stand for extended time intervals during work shift
  • Must have good oral communication skills to be able to complete work tasks as instructed
  • Ability to understand written and verbal instructions in English



  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401K
  • Contract to Hire
  • PTO


Ask for: Ashley

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