KIK Products Line Technician in Elkhart, Indiana

Site Overview Our Elkhart, Indiana plants collectively contain 10 aerosol lines, 7 liquid lines, 3 tube lines, and 2 packaging lines. KIK Elkhart procures, blends, fills and packages a wide variety aerosol and liquid personal care, pharmaceutical, and OTC consumer packaged goods.

As a Line Technician, you are a member of a high performance team manning one of the most advanced work centers KIK has to offer!

The team is largely self-directed and performs almost every task associated with the operation, including (but not limited to):

o Operation of all equipment/systems on the line

o Identify and resolve safety issues

o Ensure that all quality control devices and processes are in place and executed

o Perform equipment cleaning, lubrication, and inspections (CLI)

o Ensure all machine adjustments are within prescribed centerlines

o Perform line troubleshooting and most repairs

o Perform preventive maintenance tasks

• Beyond operations, line techs track line performance and submit reports, participate in problem solving, root cause analysis and training

• Teams “own” their operations!

• Perform all Team duties

• Technical Expert for the line including trouble shooting of equipment

• Preventative Maintenance technical leader

• Predictive Maintenance technical leader

• Change over technical leader

• Equipment maintenance log owner

• Equipment uptime improvement leader

• Equipment uptime modification/ improvement leader

• Lock out/ Tag out leader

• Follow Safety/GMP guidelines

• Perform lower labor grade duties as required

• Other duties as assigned

• May also be eligible for Line Leader position

• Votech diploma a plus

• 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

• Ability to stand and move as needed to perform job duties for length of shift.

• Mechanical aptitude including demonstrated knowledge of mechanical, hydraulic, motor controls, etc. aspects of the line

• Knowledge of applicable computer systems (AS 400/ excel)

• Knowledge of applicable tools and instruments

• Knowledge of applicable reports, SOP’s, cGMP’s, etc.

A Career With KIK offers:

  • Very competitive salary & comprehensive benefits package including 401K program, health – dental and vision coverage, life insurance, and much more

  • Business casual atmosphere, dynamic leadership

  • Autonomy, training, personal and professional growth and development opportunities

Thank you for your consideration of a career with KIK Custom Products

www.KIKCORP.com

KIK is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer

ID: 2013-2249

of Openings: 6

External Company Name: KIK Custom Products Inc.

External Company URL: www.kikcorp.com

Street: Elkhart Plant - West

General Summary (Text Only): Site Overview Our Elkhart, Indiana plants collectively contain 10 aerosol lines, 7 liquid lines, 3 tube lines, and 2 packaging lines. KIK Elkhart procures, blends, fills and packages a wide variety aerosol and liquid personal care, pharmaceutical, and OTC consumer packaged goods.

As a Line Technician, you are a member of a high performance team manning one of the most advanced work centers KIK has to offer!

The team is largely self-directed and performs almost every task associated with the operation, including (but not limited to): o Operation of all equipment/systems on the line o Identify and resolve safety issues o Ensure that all quality control devices and processes are in place and executed o Perform equipment cleaning, lubrication, and inspections (CLI) o Ensure all machine adjustments are within prescribed centerlines o Perform line troubleshooting and most repairs o Perform preventive maintenance tasks • Beyond operations, line techs track line performance and submit reports, participate in problem solving, root cause analysis and training • Teams “own” their operations!

Essential Job Functions (Text Only): • Perform all Team duties • Technical Expert for the line including trouble shooting of equipment • Preventative Maintenance technical leader • Predictive Maintenance technical leader • Change over technical leader • Equipment maintenance log owner • Equipment uptime improvement leader • Equipment uptime modification/ improvement leader • Lock out/ Tag out leader • Follow Safety/GMP guidelines • Perform lower labor grade duties as required • Other duties as assigned • May also be eligible for Line Leader position

Qualifications (Text Only): • Votech diploma a plus • 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 • Ability to stand and move as needed to perform job duties for length of shift. • Mechanical aptitude including demonstrated knowledge of mechanical, hydraulic, motor controls, etc. aspects of the line • Knowledge of applicable computer systems (AS 400/ excel) • Knowledge of applicable tools and instruments • Knowledge of applicable reports, SOP’s, cGMP’s, etc.

A Career With KIK offers: - Very competitive salary & comprehensive benefits package including 401K program, health – dental and vision coverage, life insurance, and much more - Business casual atmosphere, dynamic leadership - Autonomy, training, personal and professional growth and development opportunities

Thank you for your consideration of a career with KIK Custom Products

www.KIKCORP.com

KIK is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer