COMPANY OVERVIEW: As one of North America's largest independent manufacturers of consumer packaged goods ("CPG"), KIK helps a large portfolio of brands and retailers bring their products to life. With leading positions in the multibillion dollar household and personal care ("HPC"), over-the-counter ("OTC"), pool additives and automotive aftermarket categories, we serve over 100 CPG companies and several major North American HPC and automotive aftermarket retailers, including many of the leading players in their respective categories. We have full-service capabilities covering end-to-end contract manufacturing, including project management, innovation and R&D, sourcing and procurement, blending and compounding, filling and packaging, supply chain and distribution, and quality control. Our manufacturing model is highly flexible and we consistently add value to our customers by leveraging our range of services and expertise. KIK has over 5,000 employees and operates 29 manufacturing facilities strategically located throughout North America. KIK Consumer Brands
Household Division Our Household Division ("Household") is the #1 player in North American private label bleach, and supplies private label cleaning programs to prominent American retailers. KIK Consumer Brands
Pool Division KIK's Pool Additives Division ("Pool") is a leading player in North America and key international markets with a broad brand and product portfolio spanning both the Mass and Specialty Retailer channels. We are well known for our Clorox Pool&Spa products in the North American Mass channel, our BioGuard brand in the North American, Australian and South Africa Specialty channel, and our Bayrol brand across Europe. Our multi-functional product formulations and innovative water testing innovations allow pool owners to safely and easily enjoy their backyard retreat. KIK Consumer Brands
Automotive Division Our Automotive business is comprised of the Prestone and Holts businesses. We develop, manufacture and market antifreeze/coolant and other automotive functional fluids and car appearance products in North America and key international markets. Prestone is the number one branded consumer choice for antifreeze/coolant in North America. Other brands in our Automotive Care business include Holts, Redex and Simoniz (outside North America). POSITION SUMMARY: Machine operators primarily work with fillers, cappers, and other industrial equipment to safely and efficiently prepare a variety of finished products to include liquified pool and hot tub chemicals.
Essential Job Functions
Primary accountabilities: Perform any of the following activities at various levels of speed as directed by the Team Leader:
Operate filling packaging equipment.
Perform change-over, minor maintenance/adjustments to filling/packaging equipment.
Perform packing checks and documentation as required
Place empty bottles onto moving conveyor belts.
Pack completed bottles of product into boxes.
Place tags, sleeves or other promotional items on bottles
Clean labels or product off of bottles.
Empty bottles of product.
Pack into shippers final products.
Be responsible for the final quality of every unit that is placed into a customer's shipper. If unsure of the quality standard required, there is a responsibility to check with the Team Leader before packing questionable product.
Be responsible for the safety and housekeeping in the immediate work area. Help to clean up if the packing line stops for any period of time. Report any unsafe conditions to your Team Leader or Supervisor.
Participate in Continuous Improvement activities.
Comply with Good Manufacturing Practices, Standard Operating Procedures, Safety Standards, and follow all plant policies and procedures.
Other related duties as required.
Able to visually concentrate and listen intensely for extended periods of time.
Able to stand, sit, lift, bend, crouch, reach and climb consistently for twelve hours.
Able to grasp and manipulate a variety of packaging components (ie. sprayers, bottles, caps)
Must be able to read, write and speak English. Possess a High School Diploma/GED.
Must be able to work in accordance with Health and Safety and GMP regulations.
Must be able to lift 45lbs
Ability to work a flexible schedule based upon seasonality. A Career with KIK Offers: KIK offers very competitive salary and comprehensive benefits including health, wellness, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance. You can plan for your future with KIK's retirement savings options including employer match. KIK also recognizes the importance of continuing education and offers Education Assistance to our employees to encourage continued personal development and growth. Thank you for your interest and consideration of a position with KIK Custom Products. KIK is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.
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