KIK Products Production Technician (Filling Operator) 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.
Operate various high speed liquid filling machinery including but not limited to fillers, labellers, cappers, palletizers, depalletizer’s case erectors, and heat induction sealers case erectors, etc.
Examine and act on production orders to determine quantities to be manufactured, job specifications and or special instructions.
Maintain time and production records.
Maintain quality standards.
Conduct basic troubleshooting on the assigned equipment and perform minor equipment adjustments and changeovers.
Follow Safety /GMP guidelines.
Comply with PPE, Good Manufacturing Practices, Standard Operating Procedures, Safety Standards, and follow all plant policies and procedures.
1-2 years’ experience as a Machine operator in the packaging industry.
Production knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control and other techniques for effective manufacturing preferred.
Must be able to verbally communicate, read and write in English.
Basic mathematics skills required.
Must be able to take direction and work unsupervised
Long periods of standing is a requirement of the position.
Lifting, twisting, carrying up to 45 lbs. is a requirement of the position.
Repetitive motion work involving fingers, hands, wrists, arms and shoulders.
Working in non-temperature and temperature controlled environments.
Possibility of working around high noise levels, depending on location.
Be able to wear full face respirator as necessary.
Must be able to work in accordance with Health and Safety and GMP regulations.
Must be able to work overtime where necessary.
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. KIK does not discriminate against qualified applicants or employees on the basis of race, color, age, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, status in uniformed services, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, martial status, genetic information or any other status protected by law.
KIK is also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for applicants and employees with protected disabilities to the extent required by applicable laws. If you require a reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, or to perform the essential functions of the job, please contact Human Resources immediately.
External Company Name: KIK Custom Products Inc.
External Company URL: www.kikcorp.com
Street: James Austin Company - Ludlow