Maintenance Mechanic



Maintenance Mechanic



Employment Type:



per year

Job Description:

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.

Job ID 2
Job Location CA-ON-Vaughan
Min. Years Exp. 5
Posted Date 2021-01-28
Division KIK Household


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.


  • Mechanical troubleshooting with / without manuals and correcting production issues.
  • Inspecting and examining machinery and equipment to detect irregularities and malfunctions.
  • Adjusting machinery and repairing or replacing defective parts.
  • Align and calibrate machinery and equipment parts as required for efficient and safe operation.
  • Maintain all equipment to required standards and be responsive to production needs and equipment failures.
  • Ensuring operating safety devices function properly on completion of repairs, modifications and installation.
  • Ensure lines are set at normal operating conditions for proper start-up and shut down processes to be executed.
  • Cleaning, lubricating and performing other routine maintenance work on machineries
  • Operating machine tools to fabricate parts required during overhaul, maintenance or set-up of machineries.
  • Ability to navigate and comprehend touch screens.
  • Maintain equipment and utilize the Preventative Maintenance Program.
  • Must be able to complete assigned PM's, work orders and other duties as assigned within a timely manner with limited supervision.
  • Maintenance and cleaning of all pipes and pumps.
  • Work as part of a team but would routinely perform work independently and maintain a high level of accuracy and safety, while performing your duties.
  • Ensure department has proper maintenance equipment and supplies to perform tasks properly.
  • Knowledge of basic electrical manufacturing components and abilities to troubleshoot any equipment faults.
  • Must be willing to get Hazmat certified. Company will provide training.
  • Must possess skills in routine welding and fabricating repairs.
  • Grind and file machinery parts both on-site and in controlled circumstances.
  • Must be proficient in requisitioning / maintaining parts inventories to ensure an uninterrupted flow of parts through the department.
  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment.
  • Keep supervisor informed of any changes in operating procedures, any unusual circumstances and any actions planned to resolve problems
  • Long periods of standing is a requirement of the position.
  • Lifting, twisting, carrying up to 45 lbs. is a requirement of the position.
  • Working in non-temperature and temperature controlled environments.
  • Be able to wear full face respirator as necessary.
  • Must be able to work in accordance with Health and Safety and GMP regulations.
  • Must be able to work overtime when necessary.
  • Exerting 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally.
  • Constantly: Climbing. Balancing. Stooping. Kneeling. Crouching. Crawling. Reaching. Handling. Feeling. Seeing. Hearing.


  • 5 years' experience as a Maintenance Millwright for fast paced manufacturing and process facility.
  • Prefer completion of trade school or apprenticeship program with 433 a license
  • Read and interpret blueprints, schematics, detailed repair drawings, and recommended spares related to construction equipment and machinery.
  • Ability to read and write, and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to determine best course of action in troubleshooting and repairing equipment in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Experience in Blow Molding equipment is an asset.
  • Experience using PLC's is an asset.
  • Experience of MIG, TIG, and/or Stick welding.
  • Flexibility during busy season - weekend / temporary shift rotation.
  • Able to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing.
  • Working knowledge of safety standards of equipment.
  • Must be able to safely wear a respirator.

A Career with KIK Offers:

KIK offers very competitive salary and comprehensive benefits including health, wellness, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance. Thank you for your interest and consideration of a position with KIK Custom Products.




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