KIK Custom Products

  • Production Team Leader, 3rd Shift

    Job Location US-IL-Danville
    Posted Date 3 months ago(3/4/2019 3:08 PM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    KIK Personal Care
  • Overview

    KIK Custom Products’ Custom Manufacturing Division’s Danville, Illinois contract manufacturing facility is located conveniently in Danville near Champaign, IL. The facility runs 24 hours at 5 days a week and is registered and compliant with the FDA, EPA, & cGMP. This plant contains eight aerosol productions lines for pressurized products and three liquid production lines for the manufacturing of personal care and OTC consumer products.

    Essential Job Functions

    - Direct and train all production line personnel
    - Proper communication of supervisor expectations to line personnel
    - Identify product quality problems and initiate corrective action
    - Assist and Coordinate changeover process and verify all components staged on line
    - Stock all machines on production line
    - Order components for line
    - Clean Production line and maintain cleaning supply inventory for designated area
    - Operate all machinery on production line to provide assistance during breaks including Stacking
    - Maintain Hot Tank (premix and add Sodium Nitrate)
    - Destage line when changing over
    - Drum flushes from Filler change over
    - Notify supervisor of any problems that might or do result in “Hold” material
    - Distribute paychecks to production personnel
    - Conduct BOS Audits twice per week
    - Identify, analyze, and correct production rate barriers
    - Spotting defects and inconsistencies in groups of items
    - Coordinating both hands and arms to move items from one place to another
    - Carefully following detailed procedures to complete a task
    - Complete appropriate paperwork
    - Writing numbers neatly and clearly
    - Basic computer skills
    - Follow Safety/GMP guidelines
    - Follow Enzyme Policies and Procedures when applicable
    - Maintain an Annual Performance Evaluation Rating of Average or better.
    - All other duties as assigned by the supervisor.


    - Able to perform Responsibilities and Expectations to Supervisor satisfaction
    - Must have good communication skills, both written and verbal
    - Customer focused; Must be flexible in dealing with others in the organization, and with work assignments/projects
    - Must be capable of both creative thought and deductive reasoning
    - Strong Leadership abilities
    - Self-organized
    - Self-motivated; Ability to work independent of supervision
    - Team player; Participation on Plant Continuous Improvement (CI) Process
    - Attendance is essential to job qualification. No unexcused absence is acceptable.PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
    - Ability to lift up to 65lbs.
    - Using hands and arms together to move various items
    - Able to stand for extended periods of time

    KIK is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.


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