Job ID R-419278 Date posted 11/17/2021 Apply

Needle Line Specialist D shift

Job Description Summary

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.


This Grade 6 Specialist is responsible for all aspects of Needle line operation.  Certified to perform all operations and preventative maintenance on all machines.  Performs minor repairs and minor machine adjustments such as changing and rebuilding jaws, replacing knives, changing web, foil and other minor adjustments.  Assists with other repairs and changeovers as needed.

Essential Functions

  • Safe machine operation.

  • Meet department safety and continuous improvement goals/expectations.

  • Produce quality product to established standards.

  • Responsible for PMs, TRS, minor repairs and any other duties as assigned.

  • Thorough communication that supports teamwork, collaborates & cooperates with others, helps wherever needed and fills in for co-workers planned and unplanned absences.

Education Required:

  • High School diploma or equivalent

Job Qualifications


  • Previous BD experience preferred.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Proficient at reading, writing & speaking English.

  • Good interpersonal skills.

  • Basic computer keyboard & navigational skills.

  • Skill sets that apply to work cell and job application preferred.

  • Must take personal responsibility in all aspects of the job, hold team members to safety standards/regulations/GMP and policies.

Specialist will be selected based on knowledge, skills, abilities and minimum job requirements.  Disciplinary actions, attendance and/or memos to file may be used to pre-screen applicants.

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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Primary Work Location

USA NE - Holdrege

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