BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Machine Attendant (D Shift) in Holdrege, Nebraska
Job Description Summary
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. BD helps customers enhance outcomes, lower costs, increase efficiencies, improve safety and expand access to health care. bd.com
To assist the teams in the production of high quality and low cost molded components
Direction of Others
May be required to give direction to co-workers
Required Knowledge, Experience, Skills & Abilities:
Required: High school Diploma or GED (minimum)
Ability to learn basic computer skills
Ability to read, write, and speak English
Desired: Previous molding and/or inspection experience
- Required: Ability to operate a Fork Lift, Electric Pallet Jack and Electric Stacker
Machine Attendant KSAs (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities)
Assisting with pull/sets of molds
Able to start and stop a press correctly and without damage or injury.
How to start and stop all the auxiliary equipment (water temp controllers, mold temp controllers, grinders, dryers, conveyor belts, box changers, and etc...)
Will be able to clean a machine to BD standards.
Will be able to perform the daily cleaning functions accurately in areas and on equipment they are responsible for according to the MD700212.
Able to clean/change the Conair resin delivery system filters & press filters
Able to assist with and support proper color changes.
Operation of a water temp & mold temp controller and what it does.
How to purge a press.
Understanding how the Conair systems works and report issues to the processor.
Know how to change and clean the line and surge bin filters
Will be able to check the material level in grinders and know the frequency of this.
Know how to handle and store purgings
Monitor, mix, or move/handle/store materials and molded components.
Deep press cleaning
Component Material Handling Tote handling, Stacking pallets, & Staging bubbles
Removing runner balls
Production & Waste reporting
Creating pallet cards
Able to perform accurate LOTO procedures
Able to un-jam a plugged grinder properly while following correct LOTO procedures
Proper disposal of waste-water.
Proper clean up and disposal of waste oil.
Location of machine safeties.
Know and understand machine safeties, pinch points, and danger areas.
Will be trained on fall protection safety.
Know and understand how to avoid potential burns from molten plastic and heat sources
Know the proper PPE to use and when it should be used
Know the location of the MSDS and their use
Demonstrate the safe method for clearing plugged hoppers and runner jams
Know how to operate overhead cranes safely
Know what to do to address large and small oil leaks properly
Review all paperwork for your shift.
Know and understand the entire ac's for the molding area.
Understand and own the proper line clearance they will verify that all of the old material has been removed from the area prior to resuming production.
Will be able to make a pallet card.
Will be able to make WIP tickets
Will be able to identify what materials each component is made from.
Will be able to properly stack tubs on a pallet.
Know where to store and how to handle all resins, concentrates, components, and materials
Know how to changeover batches and know where to find material/color batch numbers
Know how to perform the proper visual inspection & the procedure to follow when a defect is found
Check for proper identification materials, components, and batch numbers.
Production Reporting KSAs
Will know where the finished goods are stored.
Know the contents and location of the surge bins and silos
Know how to correctly use and reset the cycle counters at the presses
Know how to find, determine, setup and use approximate part weight and the scales for bulk handled components
Weigh bubbles on floor scales to track/record production.
Indoor heated and cooled environment.
Degree of exposure to dust, dirt, heat, fumes, noise, vibration, grease, oil, and chemicals. Earplugs must be worn.
Some amount of physical exertion required: walking, crawling, pulling, kneeling, climbing, and possibly lifting up to 30 lbs. frequently and 50 lbs. occasionally.
Conditions of Employment in This Department:
Must obey all safety programs, policies & regulations;
May be required to pass forklift training class and driving test;
Must follow all GMP/QSR rules;
Must cooperate fully with the safety and environmental program;
Must be able to work in a team environment and fully cooperate with coworkers and management;
May not pose a direct threat or significant risk to himself/herself or others;
Must have regular attendance.
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We improve every day.
We help each other be great.
“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 - Holdrege
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.