KIK Custom Products

  • Quality Control Chemist

    Job Location US-IL-Danville
    Posted Date 1 week ago(1/10/2019 3:24 PM)
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  • Overview

    KIK Custom Products’ Custom Manufacturing Division’s Danville, Illinois contract manufacturing facility is located conveniently in Danville near Champaign, IL. The facility runs 24 hours at 5 days a week and is registered and compliant with the FDA, EPA, & cGMP. This plant contains eight aerosol productions lines for pressurized products and three liquid production lines for the manufacturing of personal care and OTC consumer products. 

    Essential Job Functions

    • Perform all instrumental and wet chemistry analysis following specified analytical methods and produce accurate results in a timely manner.
    • Provide technical assistance to Compounding and Production Departments as needed.
    • Train, supervise, direct, and motivate Lab Technicians.
    • Perform duties per GMP-GLP and customer requirements.
    • Maintain accuracy and reliability of all laboratory instruments.
    • Provide technical assistance to Compounding and Production Departments as needed.
    • Support Continuous Improvement process and participate in team activities. Assist in providing training with the goal of greater interaction between personnel and departments.
    • Review and access analytical methods for compatibility and capability.
    • Maintain good working relations and communication within department and with other departments.
    • Follow all safety guidelines within the lab and the plant.
    • Organize and prioritize day to day duties.
    • Flexible work schedule to cover for vacation/sick leaves.
    • Perform routing maintenance and calibrations for lab equipment.\
    • Perform Installation-Operational Qualification Validations of lab equipment.
    • Perform Lab Internal Audit for Compliance.
    • Troubleshoot – Investigate off quality batch and prepare reprocessing instructions.
    • Develop and qualify and document new test methods as needed.
    • Maintain inventory of lab supplies and purchase as necessary.
    • Prepare Lab Standard Operating Procedures
    • Prepare Out of Specification or any other investigation or technical report.


    • Experienced in Analytical Chemistry with the ability to troubleshoot and develop methods.
    • Team player - good oral and written communication skills.
    • Organize and goal oriented.
    • Self-motivated and hard worker.
    • Trainer
    • Dependable - reliable, on time.
    • Flexible work schedule to provide coverage for vacation/sick leaves.
    • Customer focused
    • Quality minded
    • Recognized Leader
    • Technical Writing
    • Computer Knowledge


    KIK Custom Products is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer

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