BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Production Mechanical Technician GN in Broken Bow, Nebraska

Job Description SummaryProvides technical support for manufacturing departments in the area of mechanical maintenance. Works directly with Production Facilitator and Process Engineering Supervisor when design changes would yield benefits. This position is accountable in obtaining required throughput rates and works with and through the Production and Engineering to achieve these goals. This may require this position to train technical people on machine adjustments and maintenance as well as machine monitoring to diagnose problems. This position and the Production Facilitator run the Production areas on their respective shifts through working together to resolve technical/mechanical deficiencies as well as on areas that personnel lack training and expertise in mechanical areas.

Job Description


The essential functions of this position include but are not limited to:

Diagnoses and corrects mechanical malfunctions.

Performs training and mentoring of setups and technical operators to build skills and abilities.

Monitors and improves machine uptime and throughput rates to improve Plant financial performance.

Monitors and improves preventative maintenance on machines by working with production associates on skills and abilities. Identifies areas of system weaknesses and works through and with leadership on solutions.

Recommends changes to the preventive maintenance program to Process Engineering Supervisor.

Performs major machine repair and overhaul as required, initiating purchase requisitions when outside repair is needed.

Advises Parts Crib Attendant of parts needed for immediate use or for stocking locations.

Manufactures and repairs parts as appropriate.

Works with Electrical Technicians if electrical modifications or programming changes would be beneficial.

Proposes design changes to leadership in the areas of equipment upgrade, problem elimination, quality improvements and reduced costs.

Works with Engineering and Production Setups on equipment rebuild requirements prior to and during shutdown periods. This position is required to work during shutdown periods.

This position also works with Molding on maintenance of presses and auxiliary equipment.

Works with limited supervision and maintains an atmosphere of cooperation among and between shifts to facilitate Plant goals.

This position understands and monitors plant priorities and shifts resources as required.

This position understands the master production schedule and assists facilitators in meeting schedule compliance goals. This is accomplished through the movement of resources and shifting of priorities.

This position supplies leadership for production when facilitators are not available.

Primary Work LocationUSA NE - Broken Bow

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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