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Church & Dwight Co., Inc. A Packaging Mechanic in Old Fort, Ohio

At Church & Dwight, we value talented professionals with a strong desire to make a positive impact in our company. As a rapidly growing organization, we are always seeking passionate and creative individuals whose action-oriented mindset will foster continued growth throughout our leading brands.

We currently have an excellent opportunity located at our Manufacturing plant in Old Fort, OH:

992: Wednesday 7:00AM - 3:30PM, Friday 7:00PM-7:30AM, Saturday 7:00PM-7:30AM and Sunday 7:00PM-3:30AM

Position Overview

Maintains, times and repairs high speed packaging equipment while maximizing production requirements that meets/exceeds manufacturing specifications.

What you’ll do:

  • Multi-skilled with strong mechanical aptitude and abilities and a solid electrical background. Must have a basic proficiency in welding and machining (lathe, mill, drill press, band saw).

  • Must be able to read mechanical and electrical blueprints.

  • Troubleshoots, adjusts, times and makes all repairs to packaging department equipment – Pack lines, palletizer, stretch wrappers, and all raw materials conveying equipment – with minimal downtime.

  • Preventive maintenance on all packaging equipment.

  • Fabricates stock parts for the packaging equipment – Hi-speed rails, bushings, etc.

  • Repairs/rebuilds motors, brakes, pumps etc. when necessary.

  • Tracks electrical problems on all equipment including the PLC’s.

  • Performs machine change over’s and sets-up all packaging lines to ensure vertical startups for increased production

  • Assist in meeting high quality standards and production quotas in the Packaging Department.

  • Subject to overtime as needed to meet production demands

  • Familiar with the plant food safety program and basic HACCP principles

  • Work any shift during the week as well as weekends

  • Must be self starting/can work without direction.

  • Use safe operating procedures and judgment including Lock Out Tag Procedures specified by Old Fort Facility.

  • Operate forklift in a safe and timely manner.

  • Follow all facility rules to maintain quality and integrity of both raw materials and finished products

  • Lift 50 pounds consistently

What you’ll need:

  • Minimum of a High School Diploma / GED is required

  • Minimum two years Mechanical Experience

Church & Dwight is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

For more information on our company, our brands and our culture visit us at

Church & Dwight is a world-leader in household and personal care products. Our global brands include ARM & HAMMER®, Batiste, OxiClean, Trojan, XTRA, Nair, First Response, Spinbrush, Orajel, vitafusion, Li’l Critters, Water Pik and FLAWLESS®. Founded in 1846, we have operations globally and are listed in the S&P 500.