KIK Custom Products

  • Class A CDL Driver

    Job Location US-TX-Houston
    Posted Date 2 months ago(10/4/2018 1:17 PM)
    Job ID
    2018-5632
    # Positions
    1
    Division
    KCB
  • Overview

    Company 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 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.
     
    KCP produces leading National Brand products for Fortune 500 companies including Gillette, Johnson & Johnson, L'Oreal, Procter & Gamble, Unilever, Dial, Colgate-Palmolive, SC Johnson, Pfizer and 3M, and Retailer Brand products for top retailers including Albertsons, Kroger, Loblaws, Safeway, Target, Wal-Mart, Walgreens, and foodservice leader Sysco.
     
    DIVISION:
     
    The Yard Driver is for our Classic Division which specializes in Household Cleaners as well as the Pool & Spa categories.
     
    KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE:
    - A minimum of 5 years commercial driving experience
    - Must possess a current CDL with a Hazmat and Tanker endorsement
    - Familiar with geography within 150 miles
    - Must be able to safely operate with in very tight space constraints
    - Must have a positive attitude and provide excellent service to our customers
    - Must be able to function under the pressures of a plant environment
    - Safely operate forklifts to Load / Unload product

    Essential Job Functions

    PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
     
    Responsible for driving a tractor-trailer in compliance with applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations as well as company policies and procedures to transport various materials in a safe and timely manner.
     
    - Deliver trailers to specified locations with in the confines of the plant
    - Responsible for proper loading and securing of freight to prevent movement and allow safe transport.
    - Load / Unload freight as required
    - Verify all items listed on the sales order are loaded and delivered
    - Anticipate the needs of the production line and service them accordingly

    - Maintain accurate records and logs.
    - Perform vehicle inspections and preventative maintenance before, during and after trips

    Qualifications

    - Must have good communication skills, both written and verbal
    - Ability to read, write, and speak English competently
    - Valid Driver license
    - clean MVR
    - Medical card needed
    - Taker and Hazmat endorsements
    - Ability to stand and move as needed to perform job duties for length of shift.
    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 withKIK 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.
     

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