KIK Products Maintenance Supervisor in Olive Branch, Mississippi

COMPANY: 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.

KIK Consumer Brands – Hospitality Division

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.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Provides support and direction to maintenance personnel on packaging machinery and processing equipment.

  • Works with Production and Processing teams to ensure preventative maintenance is completed properly and in a timely manner.

  • Works with engineering group and maintenance staff in the design and manufacture of required parts.

  • Assists with the design and implementation of major changes to production line layouts and/or equipment movement as required.

  • Ensures maintenance personnel are properly trained and following documented procedures including the operation, setup, changeover or repairing of production and processing equipment.

  • Reviews work planning and scheduling with the Production Planner.

  • Works with procurement and external vendors for purchase of supplies, parts and obtaining competitive bids for equipment.

  • Monitors shop qualifications and quality standards for outside contractors on HVAC, machine shop work, and lawn care.

Minimum Education Requirements

Minimum two-year degree in Industrial Engineering Technology or related discipline or significant experience required in area of discipline.

Experience Requirements

Minimum 5 years’ experience of maintenance supervision in a consumer packaged goods or similar manufacturing environment.

Previous hands on experience with assembly line machinery including PLC programming.

Effective oral and written communication skills.

Excellent troubleshooting and problem solving skills.

Excellent organizational and mechanical skills. Must be able to read blueprints.

Excellent interpersonal/employee relations skills.

Proficiency using MS Office software.

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 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.

ID: 2018-5157

External Company Name: KIK Custom Products Inc.

External Company URL: www.kikcorp.com

Street: Marietta - Olive Branch