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Blade Sub Assembly Operator


Knoxville, TN, US

Req ID:  407
Job Type: 

We are a global team of 6,000 visionaries, doers, and makers. Our portfolio of over 25 brands touches lives in more than 50 countries. Together, we reimagine good mornings and endless summers, beauty and bonding, confidence and determination.

Purpose of Position

  • Operate, repair and maintain mechanical functioning of Blade Welder Assembly machines to produce quality blades at planned rate.


Essential Duties:

  • Set up, adjust, repair, operate, and maintain a cell of multiple work station Blade Welder Assembly machines at a planned rate.
  • Load and unload coils, load blades, and unload blades.
  • Check quality of product and record data as required, making adjustments when necessary, including the replacing and adjusting of replaceable tools and expendable parts.
  • Maintain necessary records and keep machines and work area clean.
  • Remove slugs and process scrap as necessary.
  • Provide temporary relief for other operator-adjusters.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.                   


Required Skills and Experience:

  • High School diploma or equivalency.
  • Must be available for overtime as requested.
  • Must have a min. of 6 months, hands-on experience in general mechanical experience
  • Must be able to correctly read and interpret instruments and gages
  • Must be able to correctly calculate basic mathematics equations (addition, subtraction, division, percentages).
  • Good Interpersonal Skills.
  • Strong Communications Skills, both verbal and written.
  • High speed machine/equipment operation.
  • Demonstrates problem solving & trouble shooting skills.
  • Demonstrates quality awareness & attention to detail.



Prefered Skills and Experience:

  • Technical training in mechanics preferred.
  • Experience with perforation and carousel assembly processes a plus.
  • Experience with laser welding preferred.


Physical Demands:   


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individual with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, climb stairs, stoop, twist, use hands and fingers, handle or feel certain object or controls, talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to sit, reach with hands or arms, kneel or crouch. Employee may also be required to perform repetitive motion with hands and arms. The employee must lift and/or move up to 30 pounds. Specific vision abilities required for this job include close vision, distant vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.



Edgewell is an equal opportunity employer, and 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 other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Nearest Major Market: Knoxville