Procter & Gamble Manufacturing - Plant Technician in Cape Girardeau, Missouri
Plant technicians are hired at entry level as members of a work team. Technician work teams are responsible for keeping production flowing, for meeting performance goals and for maintaining the high level of quality that consumers expect from our products.
Technicians do various types of work, including running high-speed converting and packing equipment, controlling the process from a computer terminal, performing preventive maintenance on equipment, basic electrical troubleshooting, and leading continual improvement in their area of ownership. Technicians are expected to get involved, take charge of situations and confront business-related problems.
In order to perform the work described above in our manufacturing atmosphere, plant technicians use basic hand and power tools; lift up to 65 pounds by bending, stooping, pushing, and pulling; climb, stand, and move around on stairs, ladders and platforms; twist, turn and bend; enter confined spaces; and stand and walk on concrete floors for an extended period of time. Further, technicians have and are able to display skills in manufacturing processes, including operating, maintaining and cleaning automated equipment; maintaining accurate records and data; strong technical, interpersonal and problem-solving skills; and knowledge of computers. Additionally, the safety of technicians is of great importance to Procter & Gamble. Technicians will be required to wear appropriate safety equipment, such as safety shoes, hearing protection, and eye protection.
The Cape Girardeau Procter & Gamble Plant operates 7-days per week. Technicians work any day of the week, including weekends. Work on weekends may be as overtime or as part of the Technician's normal schedule. Changes in business volume and production requirements can cause the plant to occasionally change the length of work shifts or the rotation schedule. The hours of work vary from 8 to 12 hours per day. Shift rotations vary from working a single straight shift to working two or three rotating shifts. Technicians must be willing to rotate and to work any shift. Additional days could be required to be worked as overtime.
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All applicants must:
· Be 18 years of age or older · Have a high school diploma, GED or equivalent education
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, citizenship, HIV/AIDS status or any other legally protected factor.
No immigration sponsorship is available for this position. Procter & Gamble does not sponsor candidates for permanent residency except in some areas that in Procter & Gamble's sole discretion require highly specialized backgrounds. Procter & Gamble participates in e-verify as required by law.
Qualified individuals will not be disadvantaged based on being unemployed.
Title: Manufacturing - Plant Technician
Location: Missouri-Cape Girardeau
Requisition ID: MFG00005455