BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Engineering Technician I in Salt Lake City, Utah
Job Description Summary
BD is a global medical technology company that is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. We lead in patient and healthcare worker safety, and technologies that enable medical research and clinical laboratories. Our innovative solutions help advance medical research and genomics, enhance the diagnosis of infectious disease and cancer, improve medication management, promote infection prevention, equip surgical and interventional procedures, optimize respiratory care and support the management of diabetes.
Vascular Access Devices, a sub-business unit of Medication Delivery Solutions, focuses on developing, manufacturing, and distributing high-quality medical devices used by clinicians throughout the worldwide healthcare industry to access a patient’s vasculature. Our devices assist in the delivery of chemotherapy, blood products, antibiotics, and nutrition.
Summary of Position with General Responsibilities:
This position assists with engineering activities and performs tasks associated with those activities.
Essential job Functions:
Assists in the generation of formal test protocols and reports
Assists in the execution of test protocols and procedures. Sets up and operates test equipment and records measurements with limited supervision
Maintains accurate data and organizes and presents data in a reportable format
Provides process/test method training to manufacturing/QC personnel
Develops and maintains a working knowledge of BD policies and procedures and ISO and FDA requirements
Must be able to work in a biohazard environment and comply with safety policies and procedures outlined by BD policies
Proficiency in personal computer software, especially Microsoft Word and Excel
Ability to work in a team
Good communication skills (written/verbal)
Ability to integrate written and verbal instructions; work under supervision
Basic organizational and math/statistics skills
Basic knowledge of standard laboratory practices
Ability to collect, record and report data accurately. Detail oriented
Technical writing proficiency
General aptitude with testing and manufacturing equipment
The incumbent is responsible for assisting in system assurance including documentation, testing and inspection, product and process development, and non-conforming product investigations.
Will assist in the support of Manufacturing, New Product Development and Regulatory to ensure systems are in compliance with all internal and external guidelines.
Will also work on product failure and root cause investigations.
Education and/or Experience:
This position requires:
Associate's Degree in science, math or engineering OR
Minimum of (4) four years related experience
The incumbent must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the duties and responsibilities.
This position is in an office and laboratory environment and requires the incumbent to sit, stand and perform general office functions. The incumbent may also be required to lift up to twenty five pounds occasionally. The incumbent may be required to stand for extended periods of time. Bending, stooping and reaching are also frequently required.
The ideal candidate must be able to work in a team oriented, fast paced environment. Becton, Dickinson and Company is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer that values and actively seeks diversity in the workforce.
Primary Work Location
USA UT - Salt Lake City BAS
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.