Production Technician 2 - $18.96


Dover, DE, US

Req ID:  3181
Job Type: 
Edgewell is a global team of over 6,000 visionaries, doers and makers. Our secret is people, and we have an inspiring and collaborative global force of them. Our portfolio of over 25 brands touches lives in more than 50 countries by making useful things joyful. Together, we reimagine good mornings and endless summers, strive for more sustainable ways to beautify and bond, and do it all with not only confidence but determination.


The primary purpose of the position is to meet safety, quality and production goals (including scrap and uptime), set-up and operate equipment to specifications.  Monitor and respond to changes in the process, make adjustments to equipment to optimize the process and maintain quality standards.  Perform inspections to the product and process to ensure specifications are met.  Complete minor repairs and assist Mechanic with major repairs. 



  1. Comply with all safety work rules at all times. Actively participate in safety initiatives.
  2. Comply with all Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and Good Documentation Practices (GDP) rules. 
  3. Operate equipment and perform adjustments to ensure that all uptime and scrap goals (OEE) are achieved.
  4. Monitor the process and inspect the product to ensure it meets quality specifications.
  5. Complete all required documentation, including standard forms for product traceability, in a clear, concise, and accurate manner to meet compliance requirements.
  6. Adheres to Standard Work Practices and performs work consistently with established procedures/work instructions.
  7. Respond to equipment stops and out-of standard conditions quickly to keep the process operating at high level of efficiency and effectiveness.
  8. Perform minor repairs to equipment, including replacing normal wear components, and works along-side of the Mechanic when performing major repairs.
  9. Perform machine change-overs and assist with conversions.  
  10. Effectively communicate with incoming and off-going shifts, Group Leaders/Area Leaders Supervisors and team members.
  11. Lead/participate in meetings (including daily Tier I) with team members, to problem solve, establish action plans and follow up to resolve issues.
  12. Maintain good housekeeping, 5S processes, and follow CLAIR document requirements to maintain a safe, clean and efficient work environment.
  13. Actively participate in Continuous Improvement (CI), Lean, and cost reduction initiatives. 
  14. Participate in the NCM and failure investigation process. 
  15. Be trained as an OJT Trainer and conduct training as required.
  16. Oversee performance of the Production Associates.  Conduct training, and provide support and assistance to Production Associates as needed. 
  17. Work overtime, flexible hours, and weekends, as needed or required.
  18. Other duties as assigned



  • Be aware of and follow the Environmental Policy and EH&S work instructions/procedures that apply to the job.
  • Perform every job safely, for the benefit of self, co-workers, contractors, and for the protection of facilities. This includes the use of required personal protective equipment and use of safety equipment/devices, guarding, as well as safe work practices.
  • Immediately report every job-related injury or illness, regardless of severity, to a team leader/supervisor.
  • Assist in investigating accidents as directed by your supervisor.
  • Take necessary actions to correct or stop any unsafe conditions or practices.
  • Actively participate in safety meetings and training.
  • Review Material Safety Data Sheet instructions before working with any chemical product.
  • Maintain work area in safe condition by ensuring the work area is clean and orderly



  • Accurately and timely complete all Quality checks and properly document.
  • Colleagues are responsible for their own quality and that of colleagues within their span of control.
  • Colleagues are responsible to follow all established Quality procedures and instructions.
  • Notify supervision for corrective action if and when defects are found and/or parts/processes do not conform to specifications.



  • Education:
    • High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED)
  • Experience:  
    • 1+ years of experience in the set-up, adjustment, and machine operation in a production environment or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Other Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
    • Computer skills, including use of a computer terminal or HMI.
    • Ability to work from written procedures and directions.
    • High level of attention to detail.
    • Ability to work effectively in a team environment under production deadline pressure.
    • Ability to use hand tool and measuring equipment.



  • Certification from a recognized program for Manufacturing Technician, Production Technician or Plant Technician.
  • Experience in a regulated environment, including medical device, pharmaceutical, or ISO certified. 
  • Knowledge of SAP, or other ERP system.
Edgewell is an equal opportunity employer. We do all we can to create a collaborative and diverse global team, where good ideas can thrive, and our colleagues can learn and lead. We prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, marital or parental status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status or any legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. We listen deeply and speak directly to create an environment that’s open to difference. We aim to bring joy to not only the products we create and the people we serve, but our colleagues across the globe too.

Nearest Major Market: Delaware
Nearest Secondary Market: Dover