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BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Mechanic Apprentice in Holdrege, Nebraska

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Job Description

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

Complete multiyear training program to learn all components of the mechanic role at Holdrege.

Summary of work duties includes: set up and maintain automatic, semi-automatic and hand operated machines so that parts produced will conform to all quality specifications. Maintain proper flow through area of responsibility. Supports manufacturing and leaders in the production of high quality, low cost product in a safe manner.

Position includes responsibilities for: Safety, Quality, Delivery, Cost and Talent.

Essential functions include but are not limited to:

  • Completes formal classroom study on skill sets corresponding with a successful mechanic. Proficiency must be demonstrated through testing and demonstration.

  • Completes on-the-job training and certification on supporting roles related to mechanic responsibilities.

  • Working with mentor, focuses training and formal study in areas where additional skills may be needed.

  • Set up all automatic, semi-automatic and hand operated machines so that all products produced will meet all quality specifications.

  • Maintain all machinery as required. Make all repairs to machines and notify proper personnel of necessary major repair.

  • Examine machines for defects, dismantle and repair as necessary.

  • Create work orders and notifications and close PM work orders on time after completing PM task.

  • Perform preventive maintenance as dictated by the maintenance planner/Team Leader as scheduled.

  • Instruct operators concerning proper methods for the purpose of attaining maximum quality and quantity production in a professional manner.

  • Work with engineering in making recommendations for modifying equipment.

  • Schedule work and requisition material as required.

  • Actively participates as a team member with operators, utilities and all other personnel working in assigned area.

  • Responsible for quality of product after machine repairs.

  • Ensures product quality meets specifications and proper documentation is completed.

  • Responsible for informing team leader of machine problems or other causes of production stoppages.

  • Learn all quality inspections.

  • Observe all plant safety standards and perform job safety analysis.

  • Must know and follow Lock Out procedures.

  • Routinely check with operators on equipment in a proactive manner for any quality or operational issues.

  • As skill and proficiency improves, moves from working with high level of supervision to eventually working with limited supervision.

  • Regular attendance.

  • May require periodic overtime and working over plant shutdowns as needed to complete projects.

“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

Additional Locations

Work Shift

US BD 1st Shift 7am-3pm (United States of America)

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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