Sr. Manufacturing Engineer

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.

Accountabilities

 

  • Define and develop opportunities to reduce costs and to maximize productivity.
  • Provide technical input to optimize the manufacturing quality and efficiency of all Dover Feminine Care production operations. This includes:
    • Introducing the latest, most efficient, most effective technology wherever economically feasible.
    • Solving production technical problems on an immediate turnaround basis.
    • Streamlining the existing machinery and processes to improve quality and reduce cost wherever possible.
  • Provide manufacturability input and timing to assist R&D and marketing on all new product ideas or changes.
  • Provide sound cost estimates and time lines to assist the process engineers and finance department with regard to capital expenditures for new equipment layouts, layout modifications or modifications to existing machinery/equipment.
  • Apply new technology with approved capital through submission of capital requests and subsequent management of project budget.
  • Work cross-departmentally to achieve results in a team environment.

 

Required Skills and Experience

 

  • B.S. in Engineering or Engineering Technology.
  • 8+ years relevant work experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Practical, but creative engineering approach with at least 8 years of experience in engineering roles within a manufacturing process.
  • Results oriented individual unafraid of utilizing a hands-on approach when needed, with the ability to lead sub-groups, task forces or teams to effectively solve machinery problems ranging from simple (slight modification/addition of single component) to complex (total re-design) on high speed, high volume machinery.
  • Demonstrated ability to work on multiple high priority projects in a high-speed environment.  (Multi-tasking, Time management).
  • Ability to work as an independent contributor or as a leader of sub-groups or teams to effectively solve machinery problems.
  • Demonstrated project management skills. Ability to analyze, design, plan and manage installations.
  • Excellent communications skills – must be able to communicate effectively within the organization, both laterally and vertically.
  • Working knowledge of “SOLIDWORKS” or equivalent CAD software, MS Project, and MS Office

 

 

 

 

Preferred Skills and Experience

  1. BS in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.

 

Working Relationships

 

  • Reports to Senior Technical Manager. Key relationships internally will include Manufacturing, Quality, Engineering, Maintenance & Planning/Scheduling departments and their colleagues.

 

Work Environment

 

  • Travel Requirements may vary from several days per year to several weeks, as required for training and projects.
  • Position may require bending, stooping, climbing and standing for extended periods of time.
  • Work schedule will typically be during day shift.  Some variation of those hours may be required periodically for emergency situations.

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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.