Production Technician I - ESP

at Edgewell in Dover, Delaware, United States

Job Description

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. Responsible for machine setup, including preparing and loading material, and cleaning equipment. As needed, respond to machine faults, operate equipment to specifications, monitor and respond to changes in the process, and maintain quality standards.  Perform inspections to the product and process to ensure specifications are met.  Work effectively within a team environment and support other team members to achieve individual, team, department, and plant goals.  Exhibit core company values at all times.



  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 as needed and perform minor adjustments to ensure that all uptime and scrap goals (OEE) are achieved.
    • Assist PTII in responding to machine faults and out-of standard conditions quickly to keep the process operating at high level of efficiency and effectiveness.
  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. Replenish material as needed, including completion of SAP scanning transactions.
  7. Maintain good housekeeping to maintain a safe, clean and efficient work environment.
  8. Generate SAP Goods Receipt for manufactured pads and liners. 
  9. Adhere to Standard Work Practices and performs work consistently with established procedures/work instructions.
  10. Effectively communicate with incoming and off-going shifts, Group Leaders/Area Leaders Supervisors and team members.
  11. Work overtime, flexible hours, and weekends, as needed or required.
  12. May be trained as an OJT Trainer and conduct training, as required.
  13. 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:  
    • No previous experience required.
  • 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.
  • Testing:
  • None required



  • Experience with machine operation in a production environment or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • 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. 


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Job Posting: 888307

Posted On: Dec 22, 2021

Updated On: Jan 21, 2022