BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Sterile Products Associate in Carol Stream, Illinois

Job Description Summary

Job Description


  • Perform a variety of routine and complex duties in the manufacture of finished product including:

  • Operate custom manual and automated equipment

  • Performing in-process tests

  • Measure finished product

  • Assemble and package medical devices

  • Operate applicable departmental safety equipment

  • Recording manufacturing data

  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment

  • Stock and replenish supplies as necessary

  • Cross training to perform work in other areas as needed

  • Works with chemical solutions during processing and testing

  • Perform routine operational maintenance, limited troubleshooting activities and calibration of equipment as required

  • Assist with debug and validation of processing equipment

  • Follows established manufacturing procedures, inventory control procedures and Quality System Regulations

  • Follow established Safety and Health Physics procedures and regulations

  • Informs Team Leader or Production Supervisor of any problems pertaining to production, parts, equipment, processes or procedures

  • May lead or direct the workflow in the absence of Team Leader or Supervisor

  • May be tasked with training other associates on Standard Operating Procedures, Work Instructions or department policies

  • Maintain regular and predictable attendance

  • Perform other duties as needed within the facility


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.



  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Basic computer skills

  • 2 years experience specific to BBI Manufacturing OR previous experience in an FDA regulated or production environment


  • College degree

  • Experience handling small parts

  • Licensed User of radioactive materials

  • Demonstrated excellent verbal and written communication skills


Ability to accurately understand and follow both oral and written instructions in English.


Basic mathematical abilities of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division are required. Ability to apply basic concepts of algebra and geometry are desirable.


Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in oral, written, or diagram form.Ability to solve practical job-related problems, or recognize the need to ask supervision for assistance.


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. In addition:

  • Sitting and reaching into gloves in a glove box with both hands for extended periods of time

  • Handling of tweezers to pick up small parts

  • Physical ability to lift 50lbs from the floor to waist level

  • Able to reach around shielding to handle small parts

  • Adequate vision to be able to work with small parts


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Work area is a lab setting containing radioactive materials.

Shift work as necessary.

Primary Work LocationUSA IL - Carol Stream

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