Job Description Summary
This position is responsible for supporting the manufacturing
operations. This individual will develop and implement improved
methods of manufacturing, procedures, and processes that result in
improved efficiencies, yields, machine operations, and quality.
Provides leadership and assists in the training/development of
non-exempt department personnel, and help direct their activities.
Provides technical support to the development group for the
implementation of new products or processes.
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
Develops and coordinates the plant production plans and demand
requirements of master scheduled items for the assigned product
groups. Responsible for maintaining a proper balance of necessary
inventories in line with production requirements. Focuses on
driving improvements in the supply planning process and execution.
Ensures compliance with BD quality systems, policies, procedures
and best practices, and all local, state, federal and BD safety
regulations, policies and procedures. Regular, punctual attendance
is an essential job function. Ability to read, write, and converse
in English. Willing and able to uphold BD Values.
Project Planning and Execution - Prepares and implements project
or improvement plans for areas of responsibility including but not
limited to: efficiency improvements, cost reduction or quality
improvement programs, new product support and other process
improvements. The plan or proposal is to include the proposed
technical approach, estimated implementation costs, estimated
resource needs, and a time schedule, (Gantt chart). Acts as the
driving force for the project, coordinating all resources and
activities necessary to ensure on time execution to the project or
process improvement plan, identify and work through barriers that
Preventive Maintenance Planning and Coordination - Responsible
for managing all PM plans and tasks within assigned area to ensure
effective completion of maintenance according to PM schedule.
Follow up on machine breakdowns with any necessary updates to the
PM system to facilitate continuous improvement of machine
Technical Writing / Documentation - Must possess excellent
technical writing ability. Required to prepare process job
descriptions and manufacturing specifications, thoroughly documents
all equipment, machines, and tooling with accurate and clear
detailed prints and maintenance instructions.
Validation - With the assistance of the QE and validation team,
creates all necessary documentation associated with the BD change
control process and coordinates validation activities to ensure on
time execution according to the project or process improvement
Manufacturing Support - Provides technical guidance as needed to
manufacturing and hourly technical personnel during the start up of
new or changed products and processes. Uses good decision making,
problem solving and trouble-shooting techniques to minimize the
potential or correct ongoing manufacturing issues.
Capital Request / Capital Management - Prepares a plan for
procurement of capital equipment including obtaining of quotes,
vendor investigation, budgeting, and scheduling. Prepares
specifications, place orders, coordinate procurement, install
equipment, debug and coordinate the start up of new or modified
equipment from outside firms or as modified internally, manages
capital spending on assigned projects to ensure spending in
accordance with the plan capital budget.
Design - Coordinate design activity with outside vendors or
internal departments as necessary. If resources are unavailable,
perform own design and drafting as required. Redesigns or oversees
the redesign of existing equipment to incorporate improvements
relating to safety, machine reliability, product quality, and / or
Responsibilities - Must have the ability to speak, read and
write English. Ensure compliance with BD quality systems, policies,
procedures and practices and all local, state, federal and BD
safety regulations, policies and procedures.
Maximize production of good quality product, in area of
responsibility, while reducing waste and improving equipment
Supervision - Responsible for supervising and leading a team of
JG1 technicians. This includes quarterly and annual reviews,
coaching and motivating associates and hiring qualified and
Required: Associates degree
Preferred: Bachelor's degree in engineering
With Bachelor degree: no experience required
Associates degree: 5+ years manufacturing experience
Preferred: 2+ years supervisor experience
Knowledge, Skills, or Abilities:
Technical Associate Supervision (preferred)
Autodesk Inventor (preferred)
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.
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.
Primary Work Location
USA NE - Columbus (West)