Job ID R-419127 Date posted 11/22/2021 Apply

Assembler II

Job Description Summary

​Assembler II, General

At the BD Pharmaceutical Company, what matters most is helping all people live healthy lives. We focus on treating, curing and preventing some of the most devastating and complex diseases of our time. And we pursue the most promising science, wherever it might be found.  Our mission drives us. Our patients inspire us. We collaborate with the world for the health of everyone in it.

Thriving on a diverse company culture, celebrating the uniqueness of our employees and committed to inclusion. Proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Job Description

Be part of something bigger!

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.

Under direct supervision, trains to perform duties related to the preparation and manufacture of active pharmaceutical ingredients, intermediates, and/or medical devices in accordance with standard operating procedures, as regulated by quality, environmental, and safety agencies (FDA, OSHA, etc.).

  • Responsible for completing required documentation (such as batch records, returns, etc.).

  • Possess a basic understanding of production processes within area of assignment and a working knowledge of manufacturing equipment.

  • Operate equipment in accordance to applicable manufacturing instructions/ operating procedures including machine set-ups and parameter documentation.

  • Follow GMP’s and standard operating procedures.

  • Follow process and utility flow diagrams.

  • Transport materials of varying weight in accordance with established safety guidelines using material handling equipment and additional assistance as required.

  • Perform area safety inspections to identify safety hazards and report findings in accordance with company protocols.

  • Demonstrates adherence to safety procedures by monitoring personal and peer behaviors, work environment and housekeeping.

  • Participate in internal audits and support additional team activities as requested.

  • Participate on site investigative teams and where applicable, NCR, s and behavioral safety assessments. Correct and/or mitigate findings from assessments.

  • Available for overtime as needed

  • Performs all duties with attention to quality, safety, and environmental matters such as wearing appropriate personal protective equipment, identifying, reporting, and appropriately responding to hazards in the work area (spills/accidents/near misses), maintaining proper housekeeping at all times, and properly labeling and storing chemicals.

  • Carries out duties in compliance with all state and federal regulations and guidelines including FDA, ISO, and OSHA.  Complies with all company and site policies and procedures.

  • Assume responsibility for the environmental effects of work performed and for the identification and recording of environmental problems as they arise.

  • Follow all applicable aspects of the site Environmental Management System as it pertains to normal job duties.

  • Complete all regulatory training as assigned (GPM, s, ISO14001, OSHA, etc.).

  • Complete Operator Training Program according to established guidelines.

  • Be available for other projects or assignments as requested by management.

  • Looking for ways to simplify or improve products, services, systems, and processes to achieve business goals, e.g., improve yield, cycle time, quality, and productivity.

  • Makes a positive contribution through demonstration of ability to seek out assistance from co-workers as needed; to suggest ways to improve upon current operations practices and systems; and to learn new skills, procedures and processes


  • High School Diploma/GED or 4 months of work experience in a manufacturing environment preferred.

  • Work experience in chemical, pharmaceutical, or industry that complies with GMP is highly preferred. 

  • Able to read, write, fluently English preferred.

  • Operating skills of manufacturing equipment, tools, and hand/pallet jack is preferred.

  • Basic Computer Skills preferred

  • PC navigation such as the ability to enter data into programs/software applications as instructed and use software applications for mail, word processing, spreadsheets and other job specific needs preferred.

  • Ability to communicate and effectively work as part of a team is required.

For many roles at BD, employment is contingent upon the Company’s receipt of sufficient proof that you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. In some locations, weekly testing for COVID-19 may be available instead of vaccination. 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.

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USA TX - El Paso - Northwestern Dr.

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