KIK Custom Products

Instrumentation Techinican

2 weeks ago(1/4/2018 4:59 PM)
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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 multi-billion 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 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.

At this time, our BioLab, Inc. is looking for two Instrumentation Techinicans our Lake Charles Manufacturing Facility.

Essential Job Functions

The primary responsibility of the Instrumentation Techinican is to provide preventive maintenance of critical instruments.  To modify, rebuild, repair or overhaul all instruments and instrumentation related equipment. This candidate must provide strong job knowledge and skills



  • Perform daily preventative maintenance on instrumentation, electronic panel mounted and Fisher Provox DCS, which consists of installation of new equipment, upgrading existing equipment.
  • The capability to troubleshoot electrical problems and performing corrective maintenance.
  • Perform PM’s on all plant instrumentation that will insure the accuracy and continued performance to prevent major downtime.
  • Repair plant instrumentation, which includes the repair of PH meters, gas analyzers, ORP meters, recorders, controllers, valves, transducers, transmitters (pneumatic and electronic).
  • Installing new instrumentation loops according to instrument specs and testing.
  • Maintains the workload and schedule for the facility daily to adjust for changes in work requirements.
  • Assumes other activities and responsibilities from time to time as directed.
  • Ability to remove, install and repair control valves of varies sizes 2`` - 6


Education and Qualifications:


  • High school diploma and completion of formal apprenticeship program, or a certification program,  or a two year associates degree in related instrumentation field,  or has worked as a Journeyman Instrumentation Craftsman for 2 years.
  • Some computer knowledge.



  • Must be capable of following written and verbal instructions. 
  • Must be able to exercise judgment in determining work sequence and in selecting proper material.
  • Must be capable to follow established methods and procedures.
  • Must be able to have the ability to analyze and solve complex problems.
  • Ability to climb in overhead structures and in close quarters performing analysis and repair work.
  • This individual must be able to multi-task efficiently and work at a fast pace.
  • Ability to wear respiratory protective equipment (No beards) and protective eyewear.
  • Able to perform shift work, with some required overtime, holdovers or call-outs.
  • Must be highly safety conscious.


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.Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, color, age, religion, sex, or national origin.


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