Job ID R-393065 Date posted 03/28/2021 Apply

R-394416 Health Physics (EHS) Technician

Job Description Summary

Job Description Summary
The Health Physics Technician works in the Safety and Facilities department and is responsible for providing support for the manufacture, testing and distribution of implantable medical devices.

Job Description

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

About the role:

As the EHS Technician you will Perform environmental monitoring of facility.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Coordinating personnel bioassay and monitoring program, as well as the collection, segregation, storage and disposal of produced waste
  • Responsible for control and calibration of all dose, count rate and monitoring instrumentation
  • Prepare vital routine and non-routine IEMA, DOT and EPA reports
  • Perform investigations associated with product complaints, corrective and preventative action projects, product and process improvement projects, Sealed source inventory discrepancies, and personnel or facility contamination incidents
  • Assist in IEMA facility inspections and required responses
  • Recycling
  • Additional duties as needed

About you:

To be successful in this role, you possess:

  • A solid understanding of IEMA license requirements
  • Understand and follow the established corporate safety standard, local facility operating procedures and safety policies
  • Can maintain regular and predictable attendance

Education and experience required:

  • BA or BS degree in business, environmental health and safety, or related field OR 2 years relevant work experience and high school diploma / GED

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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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USA IL - Carol Stream

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