Energizer Technologist – Product Integrity in Westlake, Ohio
This is Energizer
Energizer Holdings is leading the charge to connect our brands, our people and the products we offer to the world more than anyone else. Together, we’re creating a game plan for the future – one that defines where and how we’ll play, and what it takes to win.
Our colleagues hail from all backgrounds, nationalities and walks of life, but our shared values and passion for winning make us one team. Whatever your specialty, you’ll find that excelling at Energizer Holdings provides opportunities to grow in ways you never expected.
The Licensing Technologist’s role is primarily to review technical data to substantiate claims, review product submissions for brand alignment, and ensure certification or regulatory marks (on products, packaging, other written materials) are supported with testing and certificates. The role works both independently as well as within a self-directed team consisting of R&D, marketing and legal, to protect and preserve the high standard of the Energizer brand.
Reviews routine and non-routine data; analyzes for exceptions; Investigates exceptions and seeks explanations; and provides feedback.
Understands the basic principles, materials, and parts of energy systems and/or devices in assigned area.
Coordinates the work of co-workers and interfaces with other Technology product groups, equipment, service groups to acquire the information and services necessary to execute assigned program steps
Practices proper safety procedures. Recognizes, reports and documents unsafe acts or conditions.
Provides leadership for others in key result areas.
Participates in and implements department continuous improvement activities.
Serves as an adhoc team member as required.
Edit and critically review/compare product documentation for accuracy and completeness
Legal review: trademark statements
Ability to read, comprehend and interpret certifications, testing reports (CE, FCC, UL, spectrum reports, etc.)
Review audit reports, identify deficiencies, and determine validity of Corrective Action Plan
Ability to review instruction guides, installation manuals, quick start guides, etc., for conciseness, grammatical correctness, flow, formatting, etc.
Able to ensure marks on packaging, product labels, manuals, etc. are supported with testing and certifications of the product submission
Basic understanding of energy systems and/or devices (alkaline battery, lithium ion battery, lighting products)
Able to lift up to 35 pounds
General administrative support across several departments (inventory, product ordering)
Strong attention to detail
Proficient in Microsoft Office 365, specifically Excel, Word, PowerPoint
Able to quickly learn new software programs
Required Skills and Experience
Three years of pertinent college course work or equivalent experience/education.
A good fundamental understanding of mathematics, mechanics, general science, and general computer applications.
Critical thinking skills
Understands product quality requirements
Preferred Skills and Experience
Will generally have 5-10 years of demonstrated related experience in a technical or similar environment.
Working Relationships & Environment
Self-directed, interfaces with supervisor for limited guidance
Works with and provides significant guidance to coworkers as necessary
Interfaces with other groups to acquire necessary information and services
The Westlake Ohio facility is a Research and Development laboratory for Batteries, Lighting, Automotive Appearance Chemicals, and Automotive Fragrance products.
This position reports Monday through Friday, day shift.
Will work in in a technical setting with occasional travel
Up to 5% travel is required.
Able to perform repetitive manual tasks requiring hands, stand for extended periods of time, and lift 35 lbs.
Exposure to health risks or conditions that may require the use of Personal Protective Equipment.
Work schedule that may occasionally vary from typical business hours.
An Offer to Grow On
Energizer offers a competitive compensation package which includes medical and retirement savings coverage, paid holidays. Energizer 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 or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.