Overview

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 , 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 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 Quality Assurance Supervisor performs and/or direct all quality assurance activities throughout the production facility to ensure adherence to all customer and regulatory requirements and finished goods produced meet specifications. This includes quality auditing, quality compliance, quality investigation , quality systems, incoming quality control, packaging inspection, customer complaints, process deviations, batch record review and product release.

Essential Job Functions

Supervises, directs, and leads the QA processes, including direct/indirect reports; Provides supervision, coaching and counseling to assigned staff

Ensures all incoming testing of packaging and chemicals are completed according to GMP and customer requirements

Ensures blending, packaging and shipping operations adhere to all regulatory, GMP and customer requirements for finished goods quality, including internal/external auditing

Maintains a working knowledge of government and industry quality assurance codes and standards

Provides technical assistance to other departments, suppliers and customers as needed

Investigates non-conformance batches and finished products

Interacts with internal & external customers as required to support development of new products, materials, through to successful start-ups

Develops ways to improve component, on-line and finished product inspection methods to improve the quality of our products, while managing cost of quality assurance

Maintain formal quality improvement program, including supporting methodology, tools and training materials

Assess critical-to-quality gaps, determine root causes, build business cases for improvement opportunities, and implement control procedures to measure and monitor results

Builds relationships with business leaders to understand business objectives and priorities, and to collaboratively identify quality improvement initiatives

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.

Qualifications
KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE:

Bachelor's degree in a Science, Chemistry, Engineering or related field/experience

3-5 years of experience

Must have Quality or Chemical experience

Strong leadership, ability to work in a highly collaborative and driven team environment

Working knowledge of various solid/liquid testing equipment

Knowledge of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, Sec. 704 preferred

Proven computer skill set including Microsoft Office, SQL, SPC/SQC Software

Experience with Lean Manufacturing Principals, Six Sigma, Sanitation validation preferred
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.

Job Details:

Posted Date : 2022-05-07

Job type : Full Time

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