Job ID R-386099 Date posted 01/15/2021 BACK TO SEARCH RESULTS Apply

Floater 2nd 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. BD helps customers enhance outcomes, lower costs, increase efficiencies, improve safety and expand access to health care.


General Function/Purpose:

  • To substitute for assigned employees on automatic or manual operations during times of assigned associate’s absence.

Essential Functions

Essential responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Regular attendance.
  • Performing various jobs per the description requirements of that job at the discretion of the department leader.
  • Understanding & applying BD standards & specs to ensure that there are all products are produced to BD standards
  • Entering CAPA data into the system.
  • Understanding and performing CAPA investigations, stat samples, and reject/accept procedures.
  • Efficiently performing all department jobs, as requested, including, but not limited to, machine operator, salvage operations, utility, inspection, put-up, inventory and miscellaneous.  Must obtain certification on the line assigned.

Duties include coverage of operations from Packager to Set-up Operator.

Routinely may be asked to cover higher graded jobs.

  • Earning & maintaining certification in all operations within one (1) year of beginning this job.
  • Working & getting along with many different personalities in many different jobs;
  • Obeying all company policies, standards & rules, including, but not limited to:
    • safety policies & rules (including lockout & key interrupt procedures);
    • quality policies & rules;
  • Regularly shift from performing one job to performing another job;
  • Understanding & completing all required paperwork for every job performed in a timely fashion;
  • Prioritizing activities using sound business decision-making skills.
  • Assisting in the scheduling/assigning of people in the department.
  • Training new associates in the department.
  • Passing forklift training test & maintaining forklift license.
  • Driving forklift.
  • Covering other associates’ absences by coming in early, staying late and/or covering weekend overtime, as needed.
  • Certified in & performs SAP/OEE transactions.
  • Performing inspections and filing paperwork.
  • Perform utility duties, as needed.
  • Performing all miscellaneous duties as directed by leader.

Other Functions

  • Obey all safety rules, regulations and job safety analysis.
  • Maintain a clean work area at all times.
  • Miscellaneous clean up of the area
  • Other duties, as assigned

Required Knowledge, Experience, Skills & Abilities

•           Level of education/knowledge needed:


  • High school Diploma or GED (minimum requirement)
  • Ability to learn basic computer skills
  • Ability to learn & be certified on all department operations

•           Level of experience needed:


  • Previous BD production experience with automatic assembly equipment
  • Previous inspection experience

•           Skills:


  • Decision making & problem-solving skills
  • Basic math skills
  • Proficiency reading, writing & speaking English
  • Attention to detail
  • Good verbal & written communication skills
  • Good organizational and follow-up skills
  • Self-motivation
  • Good planning, prioritization & organizational skills
  • Ability to pass a forklift training class, driving test and operate a forklift safely.
  • Adapts to change easily
  • Ability to use and read gauges
  • Good dexterity
  • Strong interpersonal skills (ability to work in a team-based environment)
  • Exhibits cheerful, caring & competent demeanor
  • Remains optimistic; inspires, encourages & enables others.
  • Appreciates individuality, differences of opinion & talents of others.
  • Ability to follow instructions & receive feedback from co-workers
  • Ability to give instructions & feedback to co-workers 
  • Practices continuous and personal development and applies knowledge or skill to work situation

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.

Primary Work Location

USA NE - Holdrege

Additional Locations

Work Shift

US BD 2nd shift 3pm - 11pm (United States of America)

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"Purpose driven company where associates work every day to make healthcare better. A lot of great initiatives going on to make BD the best MedTech company in the world."
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