KIK Products Operations Night Supervisor - 2nd Shift in Ludlow, Massachusetts
We are KIK!
We create the products and brands that people trust to clean, sanitize, and protect their homes, pools and cars. We are one of North America’s largest independent consumer product manufacturers with 20 North American manufacturing facilities. We also operate globally in Europe, Asia, UK, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. We are known by our portfolio of over 40 brands including Spic and Span® and Comet® cleaning products, Clorox® Pool&Spa™ (under license), BioGuard®, and Natural Chemistry® pool chemicals, and Prestone® and Holts® automotive performance chemicals. We are also the #1 producer in North America for store-brand (“private label”) bleach and a leading private label provider of laundry detergent and additives, dishwashing products, general purpose cleaning and other home care products.
Our global team of over 2,500 employees drive our capabilities in product development, product formulation, strategic sourcing, manufacturing, packaging design, brand marketing, project management, quality assurance, compliance, distribution and logistics.
Our organization is constantly evolving and is driven by a set of “One KIK” values – a dedication to following through on commitments in a customer-focused, profit-motivated way; while never compromising on safety, ethics or integrity.
SUMMARY: Oversees production and blow molding operations of the Company’s Ludlow facility. Supervises and directs all shift operating personnel. Assumes responsibility for all safety, health, and environmental issues concerning departmental operations. Oversees quality control of manufactured products.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following but not limited to:
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform to essential functions.
Manages the day-to-day production and blow molding operations, ensuring all machinery is maintained and workers are properly trained per standard procedures.
Performs typical maintenance duties on production equipment, such as, but not limited to:
Troubleshoot, diagnose, and repair of malfunctioning production equipment
Replace defective components
Perform line changeovers to different products, including set-up of dilution system to proper specs.
Inspects all company products to verify conformance to specifications.
Participates in conducting weekly/monthly/yearly inventories.
Advises Production Manager on in-house inventories of required raw materials in timely manner to assure their availability to production.
Suggests changes in working methods and use of equipment to increase the department’s efficiency.
Partners with QA department in ensuring conformance of all production items to company specifications.
Notifies Production Manager, Operations Manager, and General Manager of any manufacturing problems, as well as analyzing and resolving work problems, or assisting workers in solving problems in a helpful and timely manner.
Maintains records of shift performance, equipment output and weekly production data.
Maintains and enforces all safety rules and regulations and maintains good housekeeping in all related areas.
Position is considered safety sensitive and will be subject to random drug testing as a condition of employment.
Performs accurate employee performance evaluations.
Assists in emergency or HAZMAT operations.
Other duties as required.
High school diploma or equivalent (GED)
A minimum of two years’ experience in automated filling and/or blow molding operations
Excellent mechanical skills
SAP experience preferred
Proficient computer skills
The above statements describe the general nature and level of work only. They are not an exhaustive list of all required responsibilities, duties, and skills. Other duties may be added, or this description amended at any time.
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. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, color, age, religion, sex, or national origin.
External Company Name: KIK Custom Products Inc.
External Company URL: www.kikcorp.com
Street: James Austin Company - Ludlow