Church & Dwight has an excellent opportunity for a Production Mechanic located at our Colonial Heights, VA location.
You know our Products. Now get to know our opportunities! Our products are household names like Arm & Hammer brands, Oxi-Clean and TROJANS. And we pride ourselves not only in our products but also in the employees behind them. We are Church & Dwight Co. Inc., a recognized leader in the consumer products and healthcare industries. Right now, we are looking for skilled maintenance mechanics with the expertise to assume key roles at our facility in South Chesterfield, VA.
Church & Dwight has an excellent opportunity for Production Maintenance Mechanics on night crew (7 PM - 7 AM with a alternating 4 day workweek one week and 3 day workweek the next - Overtime opportunities are available.)
Major responsibilities will be handling the day-to-day troubleshooting and repair of automated production machinery. You will also be responsible for performing a preventative maintenance schedule.
Preferred applicants will possess experience in electrical systems.
Must be able to work in a fast-paced, FDA regulated manufacturing environment.
EDUCATION: MINIMUM REQUIREMENT
High school diploma or equivalent is required.
Technical degree/accreditation preferred.
Journeyman’s card in a specialized trade is a plus.
EXPERIENCE: MINIMUM REQUIREMENT
At least one years’ experience related to this position in high speed manufacturing such as in the pharmaceutical, consumer products, food and/or medical device industry.
Must be able to follow instructions and exercise good judgment.
Be able to use Fork trucks, electrical and/or hand trucks and all equipment safely.
Must have mechanical aptitude and understand machinery operation.
Must be able to use tools. Prefer knowledge & ability to use machine shop equipment.
Must be able to work with little or no supervision.
Good verbal and written communication skills.
Must be able to read, understand, and fabricate from basic sketches/drawings and be able to read electrical and mechanical drawings.
Must be able to work with machine operators, mechanics, contractors and/or vendors.
Must be a team player and work well with others.
Must have a positive attitude.
SPECIALIZED EQUIPMENT USED:
Hand tools, Voltmeter, power tools, measurement instruments & gauges, computer
Fork truck, etc.
Church & Dwight Co., Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities