Walton, KY.

Full Time Position

The Purchasing Manager will be responsible for the overall leadership, implementation, coordination, and control of the purchasing department at Best Sanitizers, Inc. Manage all aspects of purchasing to efficiently and cost-effectively support organizational operations, while optimizing supplier relationships to ensure maximum value and continuous service flow. Align overall company goals to guarantee strategic consistency through regular communication with senior management. Performs all tasks in a safe manner observing cGMP and quality standards.

Responsibilities:

  • Establishes and implements purchasing policies, procedures, and best practices in alignment with company policies.
  • Leads supplier selection process, negotiates competitive contracts, and develops effective supplier relationships benefiting short and long-term strategic growth.
  • Monitors, measures and manages the vendor/supplier cost, quality and delivery performances. Regularly evaluates options to reduce total costs.
  • Analyzes market and delivery systems to assess present and future material availability and develops action plans to mitigate supply-chain complications.
  • Generates business analytics reports; including vendor performance matrix, ROI’s, market trends, and cost reduction opportunities.
  • Develops and manages projects for new product development sourcing requirements, while supporting the product development team for sourcing needs.
  • Oversees the daily activities of the purchasing department, including coaching purchasing associates on long-range plans and establishing annual goals from both a business and professional position.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Materials Management, Operations Management, Engineering, or related field. MBA preferred.
  • Purchasing Management experience for a medical device and/or pharmaceutical manufacturing organization desired; with a chemical background preferred.
  • Must demonstrate broad working knowledge of manufacturing processes and materials with preferred experience in pharmaceutical and/or medical device manufacturing; including chemical blending, liquid filling and assembly operations.
  • Experience with ERP systems required; IQMS preferred.
  • CPSM or similar certification a plus.
  • Proficient at using MS Excel and Microsoft Office Products.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects.
  • Communication proficiency; written and verbal.
  • Pass background and homeland security check.

To apply for this position, please send cover letter and resume to: [email protected]

Walton, KY.

Full Time Position

The Production Supervisor supervises and oversees daily production operations. Ability to effectively communicate work assignments. Delegates workloads to line captains and ensures production runs are performed properly. Must be results-focused and oriented toward the accomplishment of the department and organizational goals. Ensures all tasks are performed in a safe manner observing cGMP and quality standards. Maintains cGMP/ Housekeeping at a high level within the department through the involvement of all team members. Must be able to work in a team environment and resolve conflict quickly. Must be results-focused and oriented toward the accomplishment of the team and organizational goals.

Responsibilities:

  • Supervises employees in the blending, filling and packaging of products.
  • Monitors the performance/efficiency of the production equipment.
  • Enters relevant production data into ERP systems.
  • Utilizes ERP system for analysis.
  • Works with production control supervisor to ensure production demands are met.
  • Schedules workforce for production and provides demands to human resources.
  • Coordinates production activities with other departments.
  • Monitors and counsels employees as required.
  • Prepares and reviews relevant paperwork as required.
  • Attends production-related meetings.
  • Responsible for the ongoing support of all manufacturing activities.
  • Works in accordance with and enforces all safety regulations and Best Sanitizers’ procedures and work instructions.

Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years of manufacturing experience.
  • 2-3 years of supervisory experience preferred.
  • Bilingual in Spanish preferred.
  • Ability to interact and work with team members.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects.
  • Thorough documentation and written communication skills.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours to include overtime when needed.
  • Sound judgment and good decision-making skills.
  • Microsoft Office experience.

To apply for this position, please send cover letter and resume to: [email protected]

Walton, KY.

Full-Time Position

Technicians install, perform start-up/commissioning, maintain, troubleshoot, document, and repair a wide variety of industrial instrumentation, electronic monitoring, metering, controlling, and signaling devices used in the production of goods and services.

Responsibilities:

  • Assists in the design and implementation of automated systems for use in diverse manufacturing and production environments.
  • Assists in the development and implementation of data loggers, Building automation systems, and equipment monitoring solutions to interface with ERP systems.
  • Supports existing automation technology with component and process upgrades
  • Troubleshoots and resolves complex technical problems with automated systems to include robotic applications, database, server problems, programmable controllers, and other automation devices.
  • Identifying and repairing malfunctions in equipment and possible causes for these malfunctions
  • Performs other related duties as assigned or requested.
  • Assists Production engineering in problem-solving of quality issues as it relates to controls capability
  • Propose application software improvements and/or additions, develop specifications, generate cost estimates, and lead teams in implementing modifications or new technologies.
  • Propose, obtain, install, upgrade, and maintain automation, and controls related hardware and software. Create or modify software applications and programs as necessary for data acquisition, automation, and controls applications
  • Provides input to the budget planning process.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, industrial automation, or related field or associated degree with experience in a related field.
  • Experience with the design and implementation of automated systems, utilizing programmable controllers, vision systems, robotics, and other peripheral devices used in automation of production equipment.
  • Knowledge of Process control, P&ID drawings, Electrical fundamentals, Mechanical fundamentals, Basic flow, temperature, pressure, and level fundamentals and Problem-solving techniques.
  • Reading technical documents.
  • Knowledge of safe working practices around moving and electrical equipment.

To apply for this position, please send cover letter and resume to: [email protected]

Walton, KY.

Full Time Position

The Maintenance Supervisor supervises and oversees daily operations in the maintenance department. Delegates workloads to the maintenance team daily and ensures projects are performed properly. Must be results-focused and oriented toward the accomplishment of the department and organizational goals. Performs all tasks in a safe manner observing cGMP and quality standards.

Responsibilities:

  • Manages all maintenance department functions.
  • Schedules all line changeovers and coordinates with the production team to minimize downtime.
  • Keeps line setup sheets current with an operating process.
  • Manages preventive maintenance program for all equipment at the facility.
  • Orders parts/supplies and maintains spare parts inventory for commonly used items.
  • Coordinates work with outside contractors as needed.
  • Maintains all records of repair and maintenance work performed.
  • Investigates maintenance issues and provides proactive solutions to permanently resolve equipment failures.
  • Attends all production-related meetings.
  • Trains maintenance staff on new and existing equipment.
  • Works in accordance with and enforces all safety regulations and Best Sanitizers SOP’s and work instructions.

Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years of maintenance experience in a manufacturing setting.
  • 2-3 years of supervisory experience preferred.
  • Thorough documentation and written communication skills.
  • Ability to interact and work with team members.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours to include overtime when needed.
  • Microsoft Office Experience.

To apply for this position, please send cover letter and resume to: [email protected]

Walton, KY.

Full-time Position

The Industrial Maintenance Technician is responsible for repairing, installing, adjustments, and preventative maintenance to machinery and mechanical equipment. Performs all tasks in a safe manner observing cGMP and quality standards.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensures operation of machinery and mechanical equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements on engines, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, and production machines; following diagrams, sketches, operations manuals, manufacturer’s instructions, and engineering specifications; troubleshooting malfunctions.
  • Locates sources of problems by observing mechanical devices in operation; listening for problems; using precision measuring and testing instruments.
  • Removes defective parts by dismantling devices; using hoists, cranes, and hand and power tools; examining form and texture of parts.
  • Examines tools and equipment to detect needed replacements, unsafe conditions, or violations of safety rules.
  • Works in accordance with all safety regulations and Best Sanitizers SOP’s and work instructions.

Qualifications:

  • VFD trouble shooting and programming experience.
  • Welding skills.
  • PLC programming and troubleshooting skills.
  • Mechanical knowledge of troubleshooting and repairing liquid filling lines equipment such as Fillers, Cappers, Labelers, torque machines, pumps, conveyors, jet coders, etc.
  • Complete understanding of Lock Out/Tag-out procedure.
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish is a plus.
  • Prior work experience in and FDA environment is a plus.
  • 3 years prior maintenance experience in a manufacturing setting.
  • Thorough documentation and written communication skills.
  • Ability to interact and work with team members.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours to include overtime when needed.

To apply for this position, please send cover letter and resume to: [email protected]