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Operator 1, Machine Operations (Equipment Cleaner)

Apply Now Job ID R-347835 Date posted 09/13/2019

Job Description Summary

Job Description

Provides support with production equipment and other production supplies as needed.  Disassembles used or faulty equipment and cleans each component of the unit thoroughly, reassembles each component, wraps and codes all according to associated procedures.  Responsible for rotating dated equipment and raw materials following established procedure. May operate the autoclave and any other apparatus to process equipment per approved procedures. Responsible for delivering all production supplies to designated locations.  Monitors kitchen supplies to ensure sufficient availability in order to complete tasks.  Responsible for creating requisitions for ordering kitchen supplies to ensure appropriate inventory.
Responsible for general facility housekeeping and cleaning duties to include but not limited to disposal of empty raw material containers, TOTE BIN cleaning and floor/stairwell cleaning per department established requirements.

  • Disassembles used or faulty equipment and cleans each component of the unit thoroughly, reassembles each component, wraps and codes all according to IMWs. 
  • Responsible for rotating dated equipment and raw materials following established procedure.
  • May operate the autoclave and any other apparatus to process equipment per approved procedures. 
  • May provide tube cleaning, wrapping and autoclave as needed per shift needs.
  • Responsible for delivering all production supplies to designated locations. 
  • Monitors kitchen supplies to ensure sufficient availability in order to complete tasks. 
  • Responsible for creating requisitions for ordering kitchen supplies to ensure appropriate inventory. 
  • Works with supervision, engineering and/or maintenance personnel to develop process improvements and equipment improvements. 
  • Supports the Equipment Processing team by identifying any team training needs and facilitates the resulting training with supervision as applicable. 
  • Maintains a neat, organized and clean work area. 
  • Works with and coordinates with other shifts to maintain sufficient and correct amount of sterilized equipment and proper condition of work area. 
  • May perform clean up functions in sterilized areas
  • Demonstrates the ability to follow established procedures according to Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP)
  • Must follow all BD housekeeping policies and procedures
  • Must follow all BD safety policies and procedures
  • Must be able to work overtime as required to meet BD business requirements
  • Perform other duties as required

Minimum Education/Experience:

  • High school degree with 1 year manufacturing or warehouse experience strongly preferred

Basic Skills:

  • Being able to work independently and demonstrate effective time management required
  • Can effectively work in a team setting and communicate effectively across the department
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to be punctual in order 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 lift a minimum of 50 lbs.
  • Ability to operate material handling equipment including manual and electrical pallet jacks and walkie-stacker lift
  • Ability to operate automated floor scrubber

Proficient/Working Skills:

  • Must be proficient in English with the ability to read, write, analyze/evaluate charts, follow simple diagrams and perform basic arithmetic
  • Basic proficiency with PCs (Personal Computers) and basic use of a Windows environment is required
  • Obtaining BD forklift certification is required

Additional Qualifications:

  • Must be able to stand, walk and climb stairs 50% to 95% of the workday.
  • Must be capable of passing the physical examination for forklift operations and respirator fit test.
  • Routine use of Safety glasses, steel-toed shoes, respirators and hearing protection may be required. Must be used if required.
  • 2nd Shift Production Schedule - 10-hr./4-day work week

Primary Work Location

USA MD - Baltimore

Additional Locations

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