Job ID R-373946 Date posted 09/20/2021

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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Responsible for set-up and maintenance of electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic and mechanical systems on equipment used in the production process.  Works directly with the Engineering to monitor and improve processes for output and waste levels.  Responsible for providing leadership and ownership of process performance issues. Reports directly to Production Maintenance (engineering) and indirectly to Production.

  • Provide support to set-up and maintain pneumatic, hydraulic, and mechanical systems on production equipment.   Responsible for the maintenance of all electrical systems used on production equipment.
  • Responsible for preventive maintenance on designated production equipment as specified in the PM Program or as the need arises to ensure a smooth operation.
  • Assists Engineering with the installation, debugging, and start-up of all production equipment.
  • Maintains equipment logs on assigned equipment, recording pertinent information about downtime and maintenance problems.  Documents all process changes using approved control change procedures.
  • (Sharps Departments Only) Responsible for mixing silicone/solvent based formulation which is used for the lubrication of needles.   Uses viscometer to ensure solids percentage remains within acceptable parameters.
  • Supports Engineering in maintaining and adjusting vision systems within defined parameters.
  • Provide leadership to ensure all safety and environmental procedures and Quality System Requirements  (QSR) are maintained.
  • Provides Production Supervisors with relevant information on equipment and process performance, to include production and waste information.
  • Provide leadership to other associates in problem solving of production equipment.
  • Coordinates and supports other maintenance activities as the need arises.

Required Qualifications:

  • High School diploma / GED
  • Proven knowledge of Allen Bradley PLCs, trouble shooting, and maintenance.


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Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associate Degree (Mechatronics or similar subject area)

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.

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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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