Job ID R-458033 Date posted 11/28/2022

Be part of something bigger at BD. Here, you’ll join a driven, agile engineering team working in a startup-like environment that has the backing and resources of a Fortune 500 company. In engineering, you could be involved in everything from operations, production and construction to information technology and maintenance environments, all while analyzing and developing solutions to further our engineering capabilities. You’ll use your talent and track record of solving complex problems to achieve one singular goal: advancing the world of health™. At BD, you can make a true difference of one.

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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 70,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues.

BD Plymouth, a state-of-the-art Manufacturing 27-acre site, is proud to be actively recruiting driven, passionate and team–orientated people to supplement our highly skilled team during this period of growth.

You can look forward to a rewarding long-term career with a phenomenal benefits package (private Health Insurance, local success share, subsidised canteen on site, pension contribution…), collaborative working and opportunities to expand your skills and develop your career in this fast moving, dynamic and agile business.

We have a variety of continuous day and night shift available with attractive shift premiums of 32% and 48% respectively.

If you have a growth mindset and you are living in Plymouth or willing to relocate, then read on!

Job Description

Our Production Technician will work as part of the manufacturing team providing technical and processing activities associated with the manufacture of medical device components.

Your key responsibilities:

  • attend to electro-mechanical faults, diagnosing and repairing in a timely manner to keep up with production targets.
  • conduct Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM) and refurbish offline machinery and ancillaries.
  • to support engineering in the installation and validation of new equipment and technology and ensure a smooth and acceptable transfer to production.
  • become actively involved and contribute to regular team meetings and participate in project teams as required.
  • ensure that all existing and new equipment and processes are operated in compliance with all current Quality Control, Health & Safety and Environmental legislation and regulatory requirements,
  • work closely with Operational, Engineering and Quality Control personnel to actively pursue and promote continuous improvement and 5S.

About you

The successful candidate will have a qualification in either electrical or mechanicalengineering such as C&G, HND or a time served apprenticeship or equivalent experience. You will have a good engineering aptitude and have a keen eye for creative engineering solutions. Excellent communication skills, I.T. literate, process driven and methodical in your approach is crucial. You will be organised and self-motivated with a safety awareness of electrical, compressed air and pressurised systems ideally with experience in a high volume, highly automated manufacturing environment.

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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 fulfil 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-centred, 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 Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, colour, 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, or any other protected status.

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We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.

Primary Work Location

GBR Plymouth - Belliver Industrial Estate

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Advancing the world of health™

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.

As a new employee what I like most about BD are the many learning and professional developmental opportunities for growth offered. It is good to know that there are so many resources to choose from.


Zakiyyah Walker
Staff Engineer

Since joining BD, I really have liked the people I work with on a daily basis and the collaboration towards common goals.


Michael Carrano
Senior Program Manager

BD is full of passionate, loyal, and driven people that have a common goal of advancing healthcare without sacrificing quality or service.


Justyna Zielinska
Project Manager

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