Filling Operator

  • Company:
    KIK Custom Products
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    11 hours ago
  • Category:
    General Labour

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:The “Filling Line Operator position” is within our Household division and is responsible for the continuous support of machine efficiency through various hands-on tasks associated with bottle filling, quality checks, product packaging, and compliance with all safety requirements (including but not limited to appropriate PPE, lifting, housekeeping).Monitor bottle indexing on conveyor systems through the filling processMonitor and document all Quality-related items (Hourly updates on production boards, Component verification to ensure correct product is produced, Bottle and label visual inspection for accurate packaging of product, Verifying date code labeling correctness, Product verification, Weight checks on filled bottles)Strong communication skills regarding machine problems and quality requirementsAbility to start and stop equipment and identify basic mechanical issues & make adjustments to machine setups (Fillers, cappers, labelers, case packers, case erectors, palletizers)Follow all safety requirements including using appropriate Personal Protective Equipment – PPE (safety glasses, required footwear, hearing protection, hand protection, correct lifting methods, etc.)Support all changeover requirements of commodity product (changing caps, line clearance, assisting mechanics with changeovers)Make tank switches and understand & execute the valve change process All additional work tasks as assignedMinimum of high school degree or equivalentMinimum of 1 year manufacturing experienceAble to work scheduled overtime or shift changes when requiredBasic math skill setExcellent communication skill set (verbal, written, etc.)Able to lift up to 40 pounds periodically throughout the manufacturing shift and meet physical requirements of position including lifting, bending, standing for extended periods, reaching with both hands/arms, ability to visually inspect productMechanically inclined to perform minor machine corrections within job responsibilitiesACareer 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.  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.