KIK Custom Products

  • Preweigh Technician - 2nd Shift

    Job Location US-MS-Olive Branch
    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(9/25/2018 9:42 AM)
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  • Overview

    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 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.

    Our Hospitality business, operating as Marietta Hospitality, is a leading North American provider of guest amenities supplying several national and international hotel chains and resorts with single-use personal care products such as shampoos, conditioners, lotions, body wash and bar soap. Our Marietta Hospitality business also partners with leading brands to offer custom amenity programs to our hotel and resort customers.
    Position Summary

    This position is responsible for preparing batches for processing in accordance with established specifications and procedures with minimal supervision.  This includes weighing chemicals for specific batches, verifying chemicals against work orders and recording usage.  The ideal person must be detail oriented. The opening is on second shift reporting to the Production Supervisor.

    Essential Job Functions


    -  Perform duties in support of pre-weigh operations to include:
    - Verifying incoming chemicals to ensure proper chemicals and quantities are compliant to the order requirement.
    - Weighing quantities required for the specific batch.
    - Examining all chemicals prior to weighing and before they are returned to the warehouse.
    - Receiving, sampling and verifying raw material supplies.
    - Recording raw material usage.
    - Prepare and clean equipment.
    - Participate in audits and support validation activities.
    - Manage the coordination of scale calibration.
    - Participate in and successfully complete training program key to job functions including Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP), Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and other Company policies
    - Perform all duties in a safe manner using proper tools and wearing appropriate protective equipment as required.
    - Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs and able to physically endure work schedule.


    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
    - High School Diploma or GED
    - Must have at least 1 year experience in a manufacturing environment
    - Experience working with chemicals/raw materials preferred
    - Must be able to follow verbal and written instruction
    - Must be forklift certified
     A Career with KIK Offers:
    KIK offers a 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, age, religion, sex or national origin.



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