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KIK Products Forklift Operator in Chicago, Illinois

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.

POSITION SUMMARY – Forklift Operator - Chicago

To control the flow of materials between the warehouse and production ensuring that accurate records of material movements are maintained.


  • Ship, receive and warehouse raw materials and finished products.

  • Load and Unload trucks in a timely manner.

  • Receiving incoming material from Vendors and checking counts against Packing slips.

  • Pick packaging material for production lines.

  • Putting away return packaging material from production lines.

  • Putting stock away in proper locations.

  • Ensure Production lines are fully stocked with materials.

  • Perform routine warehouse inventory as requested by co-ordinator.

  • Keep area in a clean and safe manner that complies with GMP, SOP's, safety standards and follows plant policies and procedures.

  • Performing regular Forklift inspections.

  • Perform other duties as required.


  • Must be alert and able to follow directions.

  • Must be able to read, write and speak English.

  • One year of forklift operating experience required.

  • Must have a Forklift Licence and successfully complete of a Forklift written and driving test.

  • Available to work rotating or split shifts.

  • Lift heavy objects up to 50 lbs.

  • Work overtime when necessary, including Saturdays

    Working Conditions:

  • Various temperature changes.

  • Rotating and/or straight afternoon or midnight shifts.

  • Regular interaction with other departments.

  • Sitting for up to eight hours.

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. KIK does not discriminate against qualified applicants or employees on the basis of race, color, age, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, status in uniformed services, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, genetic information or any other status protected by law.

KIK is also committed to providing reasonable accommodations for applicants and employees with protected disabilities to the extent required by applicable laws. If you require a reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, or to perform the essential functions of the job, please contact Human Resources immediately.

ID: 2020-7389

External Company Name: KIK Custom Products Inc.

External Company URL:

Street: Household - KIK Chicago Plant