Overview COMPANY: 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. Although Household started as a small bleach plant in Concord, Ontario, we have since expanded to a network of 8 plants strategically located across the United States to efficiently manufacture a variety of cleaners for both hard and soft surfaces. . In addition to its private label portfolio, Household manufactures and markets Greased Lighting® and The Works® branded. Position Summary This person will lead and deliver results for a high-speed, liquid packaging and blow molding operation. The ideal candidate will have a take-charge attitude, and a 'can do' mindset. In this position, you will report to the facility’s Operations Manager. You will be responsible for leading and assisting a team of multi-skilled technicians to maintain filling, packaging and molding equipment and keep the facility in top condition.
Essential Job Functions- Supervises 13 Technicians and 1 Maintenance Clerk. - Delegating work to subordinates and ensuring the timely completion of the same. - Filing purchase orders and other documentations for the procurement of spare and replacement parts. - Ensuring that all maintenance activities in a facility are appropriately carried out. - Maintaining and upholding the quality and standards of an organization. - Maintaining record systems of all maintenance and service activities conducted and maintaining a cycle of the same. - Ensuring proper working shifts of employees. - Recruiting maintenance staff and evaluating their performances. - Interacting with other departments for process improvement ideas and directions. - Complying with all safety norms and regulations set by the industry. 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.
Qualifications- Minimum two-year degree/trade school/certification or significant experience in area of discipline required. - Experience with high speed packaging equipment and Blow molding equipment a plus - Must have strong analytical abilities and possess extensive knowledge of molding & packaging equipment and fundamental maintenance management practices. - Must have good communication skills, both written and verbal to include strong organizational and presentation skills. - Computer Knowledge will be required. - Ability to effectively manage time and meet all specified deadlines. - Should have strong leadership and organizational skills and the ability to motivate team members. Thank you for your interest and consideration of a career with KIK! KIK is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.