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Reliability Maintenance Mechanic- 12 hour Shift (6:00 pm- 6:00 am) (Engineering)

Columbus, 8860 Smith's Mill Rd, New Albany, Ohio, United States of America Req #182
Friday, September 20, 2019
KDC is a network of best-in-class custom formulators and manufacturers of color cosmetics, skincare, haircare, bath & body, fragrance, deodorant, home, health, industrial, and auto care products. KDC delivers high-touch innovation, operational excellence, and speed to market to well-known and emerging beauty, personal, and specialty companies from coast to coast. KDC has its head office in Longueuil, Québec. In addition, KDC has 10 operating facilities located throughout North America. Altogether, the company employs nearly 4,800 talented and dedicated employees in North America.
Reliability Maintenance Mechanic- 12 Hour Shift (6:00 pm-6:00 am)(Engineering)

The position is responsible for operation and repair of production equipment.  This position requires an understanding of GMP and other government requirements, applicable company and customer Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and all safety regulations.

Primary Responsibilities/Accountabilities:
  • Rebuilds and repairs parts needed to maintain production equipment.
  • Sets up equipment for production runs.
  • Performs repairs on packing lines.
  • Troubleshooting and diagnosing problems
  • Fills out requisitions for parts issued out of parts room.
  • Writes set up sheets for changeovers and pulls and puts up change parts.
  • Complies with OSHA Safety, FDA and cGMP requirements.
  • Performs daily equipment checks, ability to do facilities Maintenance daily checks and assist Facilities when needed.
  • Understands and uses lockout/tag-out procedures.
  • Ensures change parts are returned to the proper locations
  • Prepares and maintains accurate and timely documentation including changeover logs, machine maintenance logs and other department reports.
  • Responsible for reporting downtime when assigned to a line.
  • Reports any equipment malfunctions or other abnormal condition.
  • Complete assigned Preventative Maintenance (PM).
  • Responsible for maintaining a clean, neat and safe work area.
  • May operate forklifts and electrical powered hand trucks.
  • Assist other mechanics with changeovers.
  • Performs additional tasks or duties as assigned.
Education & Experience:
  • High school diploma/GED.
  • Four (4) years mechanical experience in a production environment (preferably FDA regulated) with PLC systems, conveyor and electrical control systems.
  • Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:
  • Ability to operate all machinery on the production floor.
  • Strong problem solving, analytical methods and technical skills.
  • Good understanding of FDA Good Manufacturing Practices Regulations (GMP’s) and OSHA safety requirements.
  • Self-starter with strong work ethic.
  • Strong communication (both written and oral), interpersonal, team building and organizational skills.
  • Ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously and manage time efficiently and effectively.
  • Ability to plan ahead to minimize potential issues as well as to meet company growth objectives.
Minimum Requirements:
  • Must be 18 years or older.
  • Able to work overtime, weekends and any shift as required.
  • Wear hairnet, safety glasses, long pants, steel toe shoes/boots and any other uniform standards.
  • Read, comprehend and follow written and verbal instructions.
  • Sit, bend, stoop, climb, and stand for long periods of time in one place.
  • Lift items up to 50lbs

KDC-ONE is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, gender, disability or any other characteristic protected by law. I understand that employment with KDC-ONE Company is at-will, meaning that I or KDC-ONE Company may terminate my employment at any time, or for any reason consistent with applicable state or federal law. I understand that KDC-One requires the successful completion of a drug and/or alcohol test as a condition of employment.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Employment Indicator Indirect
  • Travel Required No
  • Columbus, 8860 Smith's Mill Rd, New Albany, Ohio, United States of America