Electronics Technician-2nd shift $30.48/hr


Sidney, OH, US

Req ID:  4868
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.

Job Title:             Electronic Technician

Location:             Sidney Ohio

Reports to:         Maintenance Supervisor


Primary purpose of this position:  Perform a wide variety of duties, under the direction of the Maintenance Manager.   Perform maintenance and repair of a variety of production equipment, specifically electrical and electronic troubleshooting and repair.    .  Responsible for ensuring a safe workplace while producing a quality product. 


Essential Functions:

  • Diagnose and troubleshoot a variety of electrical and electronic problems involving control and conventional wiring, temperature control circuits, as well as electronic circuits and equipment.
  • Troubleshoot electrical issues with PLC’s, motors, VFD’s, HMI’s, sensors, and various electronic inspection devices. 
  • Replace defective devices, modules, breakers, and circuit boards; make adjustment, and/or change fuses.
  • Set up, adjust and test operate in-house various designed control panels for machinery.  Wire and assemble limited equipment designed by engineering. Perform operating check on all equipment.
  • Make recommendations as to improvements or alterations to existing equipment or process. 
  • Read and repair ladder logic, computers for industrial equipment and associated controls and wiring.
  • Complete PM standard form after completion of jobs. Perform regular scheduled preventive maintenance duties.
  • Detect and report defective materials, faulty operations or unusual situations to Technical Group leader. 
  • Maintain tools, equipment and work area in a neat and orderly manner.
  • Inspect, operate, and test machinery and equipment to diagnose machine and system malfunctions.
  • Record type and cost of maintenance or repair work.
  • Diagnose electronic and electrical problems and determine how to correct them, checking blueprints, schematics, repair manuals, parts catalogs and other maintenance literature as necessary.
  • Be able to execute emergency procedures on facility equipment as needed, and be “on call” for off duty emergency repairs.
  • Maintain a clean and organized work area.
  • Follow all EPC Safety/Environmental, GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) and Lean 5S policies and regulation guidelines. 
  • Perform other duties as assigned.



Education and Experience Required:

High school diploma or equivalent

One year hands on PLC environment

Four years industrial electronics/electrical experience

Use of computer and Windows-based programs

Knowledge of SAP a plus

Knowledge of Allen Bradley PLC or similar software

Proficient troubleshooting skills in complex facility equipment

Skills and abilities:

  • Ability to follow detailed instructions.
  • Must be able to read, write and understand English, and follow verbal and written instructions
  • Ability to document and communicate effectively.
  • Self-motivated and ability to work independently.
  • Troubleshooting skills and ability to train other colleagues on troubleshooting techniques
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Project management skills with the ability to see a complex task or project through to completion.



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: Dayton
Nearest Secondary Market: Cincinnati