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 household and personal care, over-the-counter, and pool additives categories, we maintain close relationships with over 70 global CPG customers and virtually every relevant major North American retailer. 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 19 manufacturing facilities strategically located throughout North America and over $1 billion in sales; KCP (operating as KIK Custom Products) is one of North America's largest custom manufacturers of both National Brand and Retailer Brand consumer products. KCP's product lines include Laundry, Household Cleaners, OTC Medicated, Pharmaceutical and Health & Beauty Care, all supported by KCP's in-house technical expertise and value-added services.
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(r) and The Works(r) branded products.
As the production supervisor for the Blow Moulding department, you will be responsible maintaining and improving product quality, efficiency and minimize waste levels. This role requires flexibility, creativity and a mechanical aptitude. This is a progressive role where the individual will be expected to take on greater responsibility over time through job growth and promotion.
* Set-up and troubleshoot Uniloy and Bekhum blow molding machines * Focus on improving overall quality, cycle times, machine performance * Focus on reducing down-time and scrap reduction * Ensure all quality control procedures are being followed to maintain a stable process and product quality goals * Troubleshooting capability for machine, auxiliary equipment (leak testers, flamers, sleeving machine, etc.) and quality related problems working towards a root cause and permanent corrective action * Minor repairs to blow molding and auxiliary equipment * Training others on blow molding operation and processing as necessary * Maintain a clean and safe work environment * Work well with people in achieving shift and company goals * Assist with various projects * Accurate documentation of daily production paperwork at the end of each shift and other administrative tasks as necessary * Additional supervisory duties and responsibilities overseeing other midnight shift personnel i.e. Filling department, maintenance department etc.* All other duties as assigned, including learning of other job requirements and assisting as required
KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE:
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, religion, sex, or national origin.
Accommodation available upon request.
Job Type: Full-time