KIK Custom Products

  • Gashouse Technician, 2nd Shift

    Job Location US-IL-Danville
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(11/11/2019 3:18 PM)
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    KIK Personal Care
  • Overview

    About KIK's Personal Care Division

    KIK Personal Care division is a business with sales of ~$1 billion, serving as a manufacturing partner for brand owners and CPG companies in the personal care and home care markets. KPC's contract manufacturing network consists of 8 plants throughout North America. Products and services include the contract manufacture and filling of aerosols and liquids, formulation development and full service prestige beauty product manufacturing.


    Site Overview:
    KIK Custom Products’ Personal Care 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 9 aerosol productions lines for pressurized products and 2 liquid production lines for the manufacturing of personal care and OTC consumer products. 

    Essential Job Functions


    • Proper operation of gas house equipment
    • Performs changeover and set-up of gas house related equipment
    • Perform all preventative maintenance of gas house equipment
    • Set-up and maintaining proper propellant fill weight specifications
    • Set-up and maintaining proper crimp specifications
    • Uses and follows the set-up and Blue Book specifications
    • Fills out daily process quality data sheets
    • Performs and completes daily gas house operations safety checklist
    • Remove Scrap Barrels from line
    • Maintains proper housekeeping and GMP requirements in the gas house
    • Assists Line Mechanics as needed with repairs and operating lines through breaks
    • Maintains spare parts inventory in gas house
    • Keeps spare crimping heads and metering cylinders rebuilt for gassers
    • Performs periodic equipment rebuilds
    • All other duties as assigned by the supervisor
    • Maintain an Annual Performance Evaluation Rating of Average or better.




      • Able to perform Responsibilities and Expectations to Supervisor satisfaction
      • 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
    • Must be capable of both creative thought and deductive reasoning
    • Self-organized
    • Self-motivated; Ability to work independent of supervision
    • Team player; Participation on Plant Continuous Improvement (CI) Process
    • Attendance is essential to job qualification. No unexcused absence is acceptable.



    • Must be able to lift a minimum of 50lbs.
    • Must be able to stand for extended periods of time
    • Using hands and arms together to move various items


    • Ability to work in an Industrial Environment.

    Thank you for your interest and consideration of a career with KIK!




    KIK is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.

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