Employment Type: Full-Time
We are KIK!
We create the products and brands that people trust to clean, sanitize, and protect their homes, pools and cars. We are one of North America's largest independent consumer product manufacturers with 20 North American manufacturing facilities. We also operate globally in Europe, Asia, UK, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. We are known by our portfolio of over 40 brands including Spic and Span® and Comet® cleaning products, Clorox® Pool&Spa™ (under license), BioGuard®, and Natural Chemistry® pool chemicals, and Prestone® and Holts® automotive performance chemicals. We are also the #1 producer in North America for store-brand ('private label') bleach and a leading private label provider of laundry detergent and additives, dishwashing products, general purpose cleaning and other home care products.
Our global team of over 2,500 employees drive our capabilities in product development, product formulation, strategic sourcing, manufacturing, packaging design, brand marketing, project management, quality assurance, compliance, distribution and logistics. Our organization is constantly evolving and is driven by a set of 'One KIK' values - a dedication to following through on commitments in a customer-focused, profit-motivated way; while never compromising on safety, ethics or integrity.
SUMMARY:The Electrician will be responsible performing preventative and predictive maintenance, repairs and installation of machinery and equipment, advanced diagnostic troubleshooting as well as complete teardown, rebuild and remanufacture of machinery and related systems. In addition, the Electrician will mentor the department technicians in all preventative and proactive maintenance functions of the equipment in production. This position is team oriented driven, with excellent communication within the departments as well as the ability to identify problems with team members before issues arise.
Essential Job Functions
* Troubleshoot and replace faulty machine components such as (but not limited to): motors, drives, gearboxes, tooling equipment, Blow mold equipment, hydraulics, pneumatics, AC and DC drives and control systems, ability to Trace PLC I/O signals• Executes daily machine checks, lubrication, machine star-up, clean-up, changeovers and adjustments to maintain the greatest operational efficiency.• General Installation Electrical work including but not limited to layouts; assembling, installing, measuring, cutting, threading and bending conduit. • Installing modifying and repairing panel boxes, remote control equipment, motors, power and lighting circuits. preferred• Maintenance and calibration of micro-processor based control equipment, general instrumentation and electrical control systems to carry out first line diagnostic, troubleshooting and maintenance work. • Read and understand electrical schematic diagrams as well as industrial three phase 240V and 480V power distribution and VFD wiring practices.• Troubling shoot equipment issues via PLC as required• Performs tests and calibration procedures using test equipment and instrumentation• Possess a broad general knowledge of welding techniques (i.e. MIG, TIG, and Stick) and must be able to apply these techniques to various operations within the plant.• Operate various power tools including but not limited to torque wrenches, calipers, and, gauges in a safe and proficient manner• Responsible for the planning and performing of preventive and predictive maintenance on Machinery• Ability to complete all work in accordance with EPA,OSHA, NED, NFPA70 standards• Responsible for maintaining the parts and supply inventory• Excellent documentation and communication skills both oral and written• Performs root cause failure analysis to eliminate repeat occurrences on maintenance issues• Responsible to perform duties and activities as directed by management• Maintain continuous improvement and comply with all safety requirements• Perform variety of administrative duties and work on projects as assigned.
The above statement describes the general nature and level of work only. They are not an exhaustive list of all required responsibilities, duties, and skills. Other duties may be added, or this description amended at any time.
* Associate degree or 2-3 years of field service experience in electromechanical technology or similar (industrial maintenance, electronics technology) • Minimum of 2-3 years' experience in high speed, lean manufacturing environment.• Basic Technical training in electronics, electricity, mechanical, and hydraulic systems• Basic Understanding of PLC Operation,• Experienced in new equipment installation, welding and fabrication. • Experience in plumbing, pipefitting, metalworking and carpentry• Understanding of OSHA and EPA• Computer Skills including working knowledge of MS Office • Knowledge of basic operation HVAC systems, field experience a plus• Proficiency in reading blueprints, P&ID, PLC code preferred• Technical drawings experience - ability to interpret technical drawings• 480 Volt 3 Phase and control systems • Ability to work 8 rotating shift, overtime when necessary, weekends and graveyard shift Performs repairs and maintenance functions with a sense of urgency. Available 24/7 on call. Flexible to work multiple shifts and weekends• Continuous Improvement, Lean Manufacturing or 5S experience• Must meet deadlines and deliver quality results• Detail oriented with demonstrated ability to effectively manage multiple priorities, complexity and work within a fast paced, dynamic environment• Working Conditions: The production facility is within an indoor/outdoor, industrial environment and is not climate controlled. Technician will regularly enter areas that require the use of stairs or ladders, respirator protection, and enter closely confined spaces.
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. KIK does not discriminate against qualified applicants or employees on the basis of race, color, age, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, status in uniformed services, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, genetic information or any other status protected by law.
KIK is also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for applicants and employees with protected disabilities to the extent required by applicable laws. If you require a reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, or to perform the essential functions of the job, please contact Human Resources immediately.