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Electro-Mechanical Technician

Apply Now Job ID R-330671 Date posted 02/12/2019

Job Description Summary

Maintaining product quality and production levels and work as member of a team for maximum effectiveness. Responsibilities include product inspection, operating equipment, raw material/finished goods movement and cleaning/sanitizing. Monitor machine functions and attempt to detect any conditions that are, or becoming out of control. Regular, punctual attendance is an essential job function. Ability to speak, read, and write English. Ensures compliance with BD quality systems, policies, procedures and practices and all local, state, federal and BD safety regulations, policies and procedures.

Excellent pay
Up to 6 weeks of paid parental leave
Medical, Dental and Vision

Most benefits start on day 1 of your employment with BD.
Health Savings Account with Medical benefit enrollment
Tuition reimbursement
Adoption Assistance
401K plan with $.75 of every dollar matched up to 6% of pay
Basic life and AD&D provided
Discounted home, auto, and pet insurance plans
Flexible Spending Account
Matching gift program
10 paid holidays
Two weeks paid vacation per calendar year (pro-rated the first year based on actual start date)

Job Description

Job Description

Perform troubleshooting, diagnose causes, and repair equipment as required.  

Test electronic circuits to locate defects and understand the use of oscilloscopes, signal generators, amp meters, and voltmeters.  

Install, modify and understand control panel wiring. Work closely with the Controls group to understand and modify PLC programs and maintain PLC ladder logic programs.

Train operators and assist with machine set-ups/operation as required.

Work with central crib to maintain an inventory of spare parts, both fabricated and commercial.  

Perform troubleshooting and repair of pneumatic and mechanical systems.

Propose design changes and review with engineer to upgrade equipment, eliminate re-occurring problems, improve product quality, reduce costs, etc.  

Work closely with tool room to make timely repairs.  

Must be flexible and willing to work overtime when needed.    

Driven to learn new systems, able to train others, assist with specifications & training documents.  

Individual will be trained to run, diagnose, and rebuild all key manufacturing equipment.    

Candidate will be expected to work closely with manufacturing teams for validation and revisions to the controls and designs of manufacturing systems.  

The job may require providing coverage for dept set-up, leading mechanical rebuilds, and working with outside vendors.  

Must be a team player, flexible, quick learner for new technologies and a demonstrated leader.

Primary Work Location

USA NE - Columbus (West)

Additional Locations

USA NE - Columbus (East)

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