Procter & Gamble
Procter & Gamble has been in business for over 150 years, is a Fortune 50 company and has a manufacturing plant located in Auburn, Maine. The Auburn Plant is the only plant that produces Tampax® products for the United States and Canada with exports to Asia and Europe. Tampax® is the worldwide market leader in the tampon industry.
P&G’s Auburn plant’s positive impact on its neighbors extends beyond employment numbers and payroll figures. Contributions by P&G and employees to tax-exempt organizations in Maine were over $150,000 and countless volunteer hours during the past year. Our employees come from 70 communities spread over 8 counties in Maine. We are committed to living the principles of Diversity and Inclusion in many ways. We are the lead site for hiring people with physical and/or developmental challenges and disabled veterans for our Customization Center. Over 30% of our customization workforce has some form of disability. In 2012, the site received the Governor’s Award for Business Excellence.
Procter & Gamble Company Profile
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Procter & Gamble full-time employees enjoy a benefit package that is very competitive and includes:
- Starting pay salary is over $45k
- Medical & Dental Insurance
- Prescription & Vision Plan
- Retirement contribution to your account of 5% of salary year one which eventually goes to 11%
- Paid time off (PTO)
- Flexible medical and dependent care spending account
- Fitness gym on site
- P&G product give-aways
- Veterinary Pet Insurance
Technician Careers at Procter & Gamble, Auburn
Hear from satisfied employees Brian, Mariah and Brenda. Learn about how they started their careers with little to no technician experience but learned all the skills they need to succeed at P & G with great pay and benefits.
Education Required: High School Diploma or GED
Learning Profile: Visual/spatial, Hands-on, Interpersonal
“This job is important to me because it provides me and my family with vehicles and a home. It gives us opportunity to go on vacations and not have to worry. It is definitely a career that gives you stability.”
“I have always prided myself on the work that I do, how much I invest in my time, while I am at work, and how seriously I take things. And this place has honestly rewarded me for that.”
“P&G is one of the highest paying companies in the city and the profit sharing, especially after you have been here 20 years, is unbeatable.”