Job ID R-417752 Date posted 11/02/2021 Apply

Machine Operator 2

Job Description Summary

Job Description

Be part of something bigger!

BDis one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery,diagnosticsand the delivery of care.We have over 65,000 employees and a presence invirtually everycountry around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues.

Job Overview :

  • Performs routine set up, operation, minor routine maintenance,preventativemaintenance (PM) and troubleshooting of moderately complex/automated manufacturing equipment.

  • Controls and adjusts machine settings. Inspects in-process parts to ensure consistent quality and removes defectiveproducts, packaging, andcomponentmaterial.

  • Assistswith root-cause analysis activities for process or product exceptions.

  • Checks work using prescribed gauges,jigs,and fixtures to measure close tolerances.

  • Maymonitorqualityin accordance withstatistical process or other control procedures.

  • Ensuresaccuratedocumentation of all relevant quality, safety, and maintenance documents.

  • Identifies, troubleshoots, and resolves basic issues associated with the machine performance and/or product quality.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Works within standards and operating procedures to plan, perform, and make decisionsregardingthe set up and operations of a variety of production equipment, including automated machine processes and controls to perform routine assembly-line production functions of filling, packing, assembling,labeling,and inspecting.

  • Independently run multiple lines including setting up and managingchangeovers.

  • Uses independent judgment in troubleshooting and problem solving under general supervision.

  • May perform clean up functions in sterilized areas.

  • Identifies the need for minor equipment repairs.

  • May analyze and evaluate charts,followsimple diagrams, testing, and inspecting procedures.

  • Assists with root-cause analysis activities for process or product exceptions.

  • May monitor quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures.

  • Ensures accurate documentation of all relevant quality, safety, and maintenance documents.

  • Identifies, troubleshoots, and resolves basic issues associated with the machine performance and/or product quality.

  • Demonstrates the ability to follow established procedures according to Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP).

  • Must follow all BD housekeeping policies and procedures.

  • Must follow all BD safety policies and procedures.

  • Must be able to work overtime as required to meet BD business requirements.

  • Perform other duties asrequired.


Minimum Education/Experience:

  • High schoolDiploma or GEDequivalent.

  • 1 yearofmanufacturingexperience preferred.

  • Experience in a regulated environmentrequired.

  • AAtechnical degree with 0 years’ experience.

Basic Skills: 

  • Can effectively work in a team setting and communicate effectively across the department.

  • Strong attention to detail.

  • Ability to be punctualtoensure production.

  • Ability to work on assignments that are semi-routine in nature with the skill to recognize any deviations from specification.

  • Ability tooperateindependently within the constraints of approved process-related documentation.

Proficient/Working Skills: 

  • Must be proficient in English with the ability to read, write, analyze/evaluate charts, follow simple diagrams and perform basic arithmetic.

  • Basic proficiency with PCs (Personal Computers) and basic use of a Windows environment is required.

Employment at BD is contingent upon the Company’s receipt of sufficient proof that you are or will be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.  Consistent with BD’s Workplace Accommodations Policy, requests for accommodation will be considered pursuant to applicable law. 

Why join us?

A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that empowers you to bring your authentic self to work. Here our associates can fulfill their life’s purpose through the work that they do every day.  

You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture. Our Total Rewards program — which includes competitive pay, benefits, continuous learning, recognition, career growth, and life balance components — is designed to support the varying needs of our diverse and global associates.

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Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.  

Primary Work Location

USA MD - Sparks - 52/54 Loveton Circle

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