Job ID R-412410 Date posted 09/19/2021 Apply

Plastipak Setup Operator (TIJ Restrictions Lifted) - C shift

Job Description Summary

Job Description


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. 

Job Grade: JG1-H07

PCP Level: 3

Assignments may be in any of the following areas:

  • Print/Assembly Operator - for either the 820’s, 830’s & 860’s

  • Package Operator – for either the 820’s, 830’s & 860’s

  • QC Inspector - for the 820’s, 830’s, 860’s and/or molding

  • Mezzanine Utility operator – entire department


  • Troubleshoot equipment including dismantling and reassembling of parts.

  • Perform changeovers, line clearance and cleaning.

  • Work as one of a team for maximum effectiveness and optimal task methods, which includes product inspection, operating equipment, raw material and finished goods movements and clean room area and equipment cleaning / sanitizing.

  • Facilitate continuous operation of the equipment through breaks.

  • Must cross-train and be able to perform a variety of jobs within the Business Unit listed below.

  • The combination of these jobs is based on the requirements of the Business Unit.

  • Must be flexible, team oriented, and adaptable as conditions change.

  • Must be able to operate all respectiveequipment at a rate equal or above established standards while maintaining all quality and GMP standards.

  • May be required to perform SAP data entries and to run lines through breaks.


  • Informal leader for respective line.

  • Provides training of new associates.

  • Communicate on a daily basis with prior and post shift set-up operators regarding technical and other pertinent issues.  

  • Schedule and perform preventive maintenance for respective line. 

  • Help maintain inventory of spare parts, both fabricated and commercial for respective line. 

  • Must be competent in the use of hand tools, measuring instruments, and able to read blueprints. 

  • Troubleshoot machines for recurring problems and identify causes and repair as needed or work with EMT. 

  • Propose design changes to improve cost, efficiency, quality, and productivity of equipment while maintaining change control. 

  • Keep equipment supplied with components and material necessary to sustain continuous operation, maintain equipment logs. 

  • Continually monitor operations for product quality and equipment performance, including final QC lot acceptance rate. 

  • Notify QC Representative of quality problems. 

  • Operate equipment and process functions, product inspections; perform process tests and record inspection data as required. 

  • Maintain clean and organized work area. 

  • Perform all product changeovers, machine lubrications, sanitization and cleaning. 

  • Assist technical staff on machine modifications/testing, equipment validations.

  • May be required to correct problems during off shifts and on a call-in basis.   

Minimum Requirements

  • Must have high school diploma/GED

  • Ability to speak, read & write English

Reports directly to the Unit Coordinator, Business Advisor or Manager and has no authority over others.  Able to work effectively in a high performance team, accurately and effectively with limited supervision.  Must be familiar with all documentation and specifications as outlined in Quality Control Specifications; know location of Documentation Center, drawings, and GMP manuals that pertain to this position.  Has the responsibility of keeping informed of all revisions to specifications for this position.  Has the responsibility of completing Time/Production Reports accurately.  Know proper cleaning.

At BD, we strive to make healthcare a priority for our associates and their families. We have a variety of plans including a new HSA Basic plan option with Cigna.

  • $0 payroll contributions if your salary is below $50,000

  • Plan covers 100% preventative care (annual wellness exam, and immunizations)

  • Visit any provider

If you meet the eligibility and enrollment requirements, your coverage begins on your date of hire or the date you become a benefits-eligible associate.


One of the most highly respected Medical Technology Companies in the world, Becton Dickinson has been leading healthcare safety and technologies for more than a century. We are over 64,000 associates strong and growing!

At BD Becton, Dickinson & Co., you are one person making one big difference. You are a key member of a team that is an important part of a leading, purposeful company committed to advancing the world of health. No matter what role you play, you can be confident that you are improving lives, all over the world. And as you progress with us, your impact will only grow.


BD provides comprehensive total rewards benefits for all of its employees. Most benefits start on day 1 of your employment with BD.

  • Competitive pay

  • Up to 6 weeks of paid parental leave

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance plans

  • Education assistance ($5250.00 per year)

  • Adoption assistance

  • 401K plan with $.75 of every dollar matched up to 6% of compensation

  • Basic life and AD&D provided

  • Discounted home, auto, and pet insurance plans

  • Paid holidays and vacation (pro-rated the first year based on actual start date)

Excited to grow your career?

We value our talented employees, and whenever possible strive to help one of our associates grow professionally before recruiting new talent to our open positions. If you think the open position you see is right for you, we encourage you to apply!

Our people make all the difference in our success.



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. 


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 NE - Columbus (West)

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