Machine Operator/Assembler (Day Shift)
Job Description SummaryThe Equipment Specialist/Machine Operator (ES) reports directly to the Department Shift Coach and is responsible for performing routine set up, daily maintenance, and troubleshooting of manufacturing equipment via manual or semi-automated means. The ES controls and adjusts machine setting, inspects in-process parts to ensure consistent quality and removes defective product, packaging, and component material. The ES Assists with root-cause analysis activities for process or product exceptions. They are also responsible to identify and escalate any issues associated with the machine performance and/or product quality.
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 is a day shift position. (Shifts A or C).
12 hour rotating shift: 6:00 AM - 6:00 PM. Scheduled to work 7 days in a 14 day period (2 on, 3 off, 2 on, 2 off, 3 on, 2 off. Every other weekend is scheduled off.)
Operates multiple processes on or around high speed automated or semi-automated manufacturing equipment.
Participates in equipment changeovers or set-ups.
Monitors assigned processes to ensure high quality production
Aims to meet or exceed all expected line/zone performance by supporting an open line of communication to ensure all problems/changes are communicated and resolved in a timely manner.
Removes defective product from the automated or semi-automated processes.
Maintains accurate records and documents.
Continuously improves through the Kaizen Action Sheet (KAS) program
Produces high quality products manufactured per task documents
Follows all local, state, federal, and BD safety & quality regulations, policies, procedures including RCRA Hazardous Waste regulations, and practices through consistent application of sound quality assurance principles.
Other duties as assigned
High School Diploma or GED required
6-months previous experience in a team environment required.
1-year previous manufacturing/production/warehouse experience preferred
Ability to read & write in written English and communicate in verbal English
Work effectively in a team setting and communicate across the department
Punctual and accountable for attendance in accordance with company policies to ensure production
Ability to work on assignments that are semi-routine in nature with the skill to recognize any deviations from specification
Ability to operate independently within the constraints of approved process-related documentation
Ability analyze/evaluate charts, follow simple diagrams and perform basic arithmetic
Basic computer proficiency and basic use of Windows programs
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.
Work Environment & Essential Physical Functions:
This position is in a clean room or laboratory manufacturing environment and the physical demands described below are representative of those that must be met by an incumbent to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions (Per the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990)
Employees may be frequently required to perform the following physical duties:
Stand and/or occasionally sit for extended periods of time.
Bending, stooping and reaching.
Walking, kneeling, balancing, crouching, pushing/pulling, repetitive grasping, hearing, twisting, lifting, frequent use of hand to finger, handle, feel, pick or type which can include repetitive motion of the wrists, hands or fingers.
Lifting requirements: may occasionally be required to lift up to 20 lbs, frequently lift up to 10 lbs, occasionally pulling/pushing up to 30 lbs, frequently pushing/pulling up to 10 lbs, frequently carry up to 5 lbs.
Almost always have exposure to work near moving mechanical equipment, and potential temperature fluctuations.
Must be willing and able to wear required PPE such as, safety glasses, face mask and/or shield, hearing protection, safety shoes, hair and beard net and smock.
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.
To learn more about BD visit https://jobs.bd.com/
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 LocationUSA UT - Sandy
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