KIK Custom Products

  • Regional EH&S Manager

    Job Location US-IL-Alsip | US-IN-Elkhart | US-IL-Danville | US-IN-Elkhart | US-IL-Chicago
    Posted Date 2 hours ago(3/18/2019 7:19 AM)
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    KIK Corporate
  • Overview

    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 29 manufacturing facilities strategically located throughout North America.

    Position location: Chicago or Alsip IL

    Essential Job Functions

    • Provide technical guidance concerning EH&S issues
    • Establishment and attainment of site EH&S objectives and targets.
    • Development and execution of tactical and strategic plans to improve site EH&S performance, including the allocation and management of EH&S resources.

    Ensure the following site programs are implemented and maintained:

    • EH&S communications.
    • Incident and injury reporting, investigation and recordkeeping.
    • Worker’s compensation claims management and the site KIK Return to Work program.
    • EH&S corrective and preventive actions to ensure timely follow-up and implementation.
    • Timely completion of all required safety, environmental and sustainability reporting to internal and external interested parties.
    • Process safety and risk management programs, where applicable.
    • Environmental & safety management programs.
    • Site and chemical security programs, including CFATS where applicable.
    • Emergency preparedness and response programs.
    • Support hazardous materials transportation compliance and other regulatory affairs related programs.

    Management of Employees:

    • Ensure effective performance of site EH&S personnel.
    • Manage the identification and selection of site EH&S personnel.
    • Manage the training, coaching, development and retention of site EH&S personnel.
    • Manage the periodic performance reviews of site EH&S personnel in collaborations with site operations leadership.


    • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Industrial Hygiene, Safety, or relevant technical discipline is required.
    • Certified Safety Professional and/or Certified Hazardous Materials Manager a plus
    • 10+ years of environmental, health and safety compliance experience in a manufacturing environment with evidence of continual improvement success.
    • 5+ years experience managing multiple technical level employees.
    • Detailed knowledge and understanding of federal, state/provincial and local EH&S regulations is required.
    • Experience with hazardous chemicals is desired.
    • Experience with Process Safety Management (PSM), Risk Management Plans (RMP) or E2 is desired.
    • Experience in the consumer products industry is a plus. 
    • Travel Required: 30-40%
    • Availability: 24/7


    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.

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