Job ID R-414461 Date posted 10/04/2021 Apply

Lead Assembler - 4th Shift

Job Description Summary

SHIFT: 1st Shift
Saturday and Sunday 6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Monday and Tuesday 6:00 AM - 2:00 PM

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. 


  • Excellent attitude for service

  • Teamwork player

  • Self-directed

  • Capable to work under pressure

  • Focus to problem solving

  • Availability to change shift (1st, 2nd, or 3rd) and to work during weekends when required

  • Desire to learn and develop his/her experience and capabilities

  • Proficient in excel and Microsoft office

  • Experience with lean manufacturing tools

  • Experience with problem solving techniques

  • Bilingual English and Spanish is a plus

  • Commitment to Safety, by following site safety procedures and utilizing safety equipment as required for daily tasks. Ability to document Near Miss reports, safety opportunities, accident reports, etc.

  • Uses batch record instructions, job aids, standard operating procedures, and product specifications to execute production activities.

  • Maintains accurate documentation, records, and logs in accordance with FDA (Food and Drug Administration), GMPs (Good Manufacturing Practices) and ISO9000 (International Organization for Standardization). 

  • Ability to lead Manufacturing Work Teams in specific processes.

  • Ability to perform minor troubleshooting and problem solving in areas of set-up of equipment and processes.

  • Ability to follow testing and inspection procedures (i.e. visual inspections, in-process, final product attribute).

  • As needed, maintain the stocking levels for gowning, consumables, cleaning products, and other manufacturing supplies.

  • Ability to work in teams to achieve operational goals while being engaged in the process.

  • Makes effective decisions relative to position requirements and include Quality in those decisions.

  • Communicating issues and concerns to supervisor or designee.

  • Some overtime will be required with prior notice to support business needs. Emergency overtime may be required with little notice to ensure operational objectives.


  • Assign daily tasks to production associates under the direction of the production supervisor

  • Enforces the adherence to procedures and policies of Carefusion

  • Plan and execute the daily production plans according to the monthly production plan

  • Enters data and generate reports about the performance of the designated area (e.g. trending charts about down time, scrap, FPY, etc.)

  • Leads team meetings with production associates, maintenance technicians, quality technicians, and material handlers for the resolution of problems at the production floor level to improve about Safety, Quality, Cost, and productivity metrics.

  • Provides and facilitates training to new production associates in the designated area of responsibility.

  • Revise procedures and documents, such as standard operating procedures and manufacturing related documents.

  • Provide performance feedback on manufacturing associates to Supervisor for consideration during performance review process.

  • Review executed batch records for manufacturing to ensure complete and compliant.

  • Enter SAP data for production orders with respect to Goods Issued, Labor Confirmation, TECO, etc.

  • Ability to coordinate the manufacturing schedule for batch execution

  • Support the coordination of activities related to calibration, work orders, validation, etc. into the manufacturing schedule.

  • Ability to support continuous improvement activities such as 5S, standardization of work, process simplification, etc.

  • Ability to support as back-up for other.



  • Must be able to read proficiently, write legibly, analyze/evaluate charts/graphs, follow simple diagrams, and follow manufacturing and inspection procedures.

  • Must be able to maintain neat, legible, accurate, and complete documentation, records, and logs.

  • Mechanical aptitude is required and to safely operate equipment including major equipment repair, identification of problems, and correcting minor problems.

  • Must be able to focus continuous attention to detailed processes and fairly routine processes.

  • Basic proficiency with PCs (Personal Computers) and basic use of a Windows environment is required. Basic proficiency with Microsoft Office (i.e. Outlook, Word, Excel).

  • An ability to lead and/or train other associates.

  • Must have HS Diploma or equivalent


Education:  Engineering Degree

WORKING CONDITIONS: with 1 to 3 years of experience is a plus

  • Exposure to industrial machinery, sharp and moving parts, electrical and other energy sources.

  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) required including but not limited to lab coats, hair / beard covers, shoe covers, gloves, ear protection, eye protection and specialized cleanroom suits and head coverings as required.

  • Exposure to fumes and chemicals such as raw materials, cleaners, etc.

  • Infrequent exposure to high frequency noise

  • Ability to lift/carry up to 25 pounds repetitively, and up to 65 pounds non-repetitively

  • Must be able to lift/move 1-5 lbs over 60% of the time, and lift/move 5-25 lbs 40% of the time.


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 TX - El Paso - Northwestern Dr.

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