BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Engineering Shift Technician in Dun Laoghaire, Ireland
Job Description Summary
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.
BD, also known as Becton Dickinson, provides pen needles for the care of Diabetes patients globally. The plant, based in Dun Laoghaire, runs 24/7 and is the Worldwide Centre of Excellence for Pen Needle Manufacturing within the BD organization, producing 4.6 billion medical devices annually. Here we employ approximately 450 people across Operations, Engineering, Quality and R&D.
About the role
With all these exciting developments taking place we are recruiting for a Shift Engineering Technician on a permanent basis on our fabulous site in Dun Laoghaire.
As a Shift Engineering Technician , you will be responsible for the installation, maintenance, overhaul, adjustment and modification of plant and production equipmen t, as well as the fabrication of new cutting-edge equipment.
This is an amazing opportunity to work in a fully automated , state of the art facility , giving you room to grow your skills and experiences in a sophisticated, matrix, international organisation.
Main responsibilities will include:
Maintain production lines at optimal performance and drive continuous improvement to increase output, reduce downtime and waste;
High attention to detail, maintaining all recording and reporting systems on engineering related matters;
Assist with the training of other Engineering Technicians, new recruits and apprentices as required.
As the newest member of our Technician team, you will have strong experience in mechanical/electrical engineering and controls systems associated with high volume manufacturing equipment and hold Third Level Qualification or National Craft Certificate in Electrical/Mechanical Engineering with experience working hands on in a similar environment.
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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 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, or any other protected status.
To learn more about BD visit https://emea.jobs.bd.com/
Primary Work Location
IRL Dun Laoghaire - Pottery Road
IRL Drogheda - Donore Rd
BD is a leading global medical technology company that creates medical technology, devices and laboratory equipment for a variety of needs across the healthcare continuum. At BD, we are looking for candidates who possess passion, innovative solutions and a commitment to our one mission of improving access to groundbreaking medical and biotechnology services for people near and far, delivering state-of-the-art technology and cutting-edge research in the battle to fight and cure infectious diseases. With a global reach that extends across 50 countries worldwide, our network of professionals collaborates on effective measures to deliver enhanced patient quality such as lower health care delivery costs, improved health care and safety, and expanded health care for all. Join our company and see how you can become a part of one global mission to make a difference in human health.