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BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Mechanical Technician - Night Crew in Canaan, Connecticut

Job Description Summary

Work as one of a team for maximum effectiveness and optimal task methods, which include operating equipment, product inspections, raw material and finished goods movements and area and equipment cleaning. Repair and adjust production equipment to produce parts which conform to quality specifications. Perform all job tasks to obtain a production rate equal to or greater than established standards. Perform changeovers and line clearance. Troubleshoot equipment including dismantling and reassembling of parts. Facilitate continuous operation of the equipment through breaks. Instruct employees concerning proper jobs methods.

Job Description

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.

Responsibilities:

  • Set-up and operate machines to manufacture product which conforms to quality specifications, at the rated output.

  • Continually monitor operations for product quality and equipment performance including final QC lot acceptance.

  • Notify QC Representative and cell leader/shift supervisor of quality problems

  • Repair, adjust and trouble-shoot machinery, including dismantling, replacement of parts and reassembling. Seek assistance, as necessary, from people outside the department (engineers, controls group, tool room, etc.).

  • Maintain a thorough knowledge of all products produced in the department, raw materials required, and product quality specifications.

  • Maintain accurate documentation (PPH, scrap/waste, SAP and MES transactions, etc.)

  • Maintain clean and organized work area.

  • Support production by delivering raw materials, supplies and spare parts to the production line as needed.

  • Notify facilitator/shift lead/shift supervisor of issues with equipment or operators and help to develop corrective strategy.

  • Perform PM tasks assigned by facilitator. Work with the process techs to complete PM tasks and coordinate completion of additional repairs during PM time.

  • Determine critical machine repair components and maintain inventory in Parts Crib.

  • Keep machinery, work area and floors neat and orderly and comply with GMP requirements.

  • Propose process improvements to improve cost, efficiency, quality, and productivity of equipment while maintaining change control

  • Must be familiar with all relevant controlled documents (Work Instructions, Forms, etc.), preventative maintenance task lists and equipment manuals which pertain to operation of all equipment on the line.

  • Support business needs by working overtime as necessary to satisfy schedule requirements

  • Assist technical staff on machine modifications/testing, equipment validations.

  • Proactively participate in safety and continuous improvement activities within work area and provide instruction to operators on Behavior Based Safety procedures.

  • Executes additional duties as required by facilitator/shift lead/shift supervisor

  • May be required to correct problems during off shifts and on a call-in basis.

  • Ensure efficient shift transfer through effective communication.

  • Participate fully to achieve department’s safety goals.

  • Debrief accidents and implement solutions to eliminate root cause.

  • Other duties as assigned

Education:

  • High School Diploma or GED

For certain 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, testing for COVID-19 may be available and/or required. Consistent with BD’s Workplace Accommodations Policy, requests for accommodation will be considered pursuant to applicable law.

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 Location

USA CT - Canaan

Additional Locations

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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, or any other protected status.

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.

All applicants should complete the on-line application process. BD is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you require assistance or an accommodation because of a disability to participate in the application process, please call 855-BD-HELPS (855-234-3577) or email asc.americas@bd.com

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