BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Material Handler (1st shift) in San Diego, California

Job Description Summary

Job Description

ABOUT BECTON DICKINSON (BD) :

One of the most highly respected Medical Technology Companies in the world, Becton Dickinson has been leading healthcare safety and technologies for more than a century. We are over 45,000 associates strong and growing!

At BD Becton, Dickinson & Co., you are one person making one big difference. You are a key member of a team that is an important part of a leading, purposeful company committed to advancing the world of health. No matter what role you play, you can be confident that you are improving lives, all over the world. And as you progress with us, your impact will only grow.

BENEFITS:

BD provides comprehensive total rewards benefits for all of its employees. Most benefits start on day 1 of your employment with BD.

  • Competitive pay

  • Up to 6 weeks of paid parental leave

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance plans

  • Education assistance

  • Adoption assistance

  • 401K plan with $.75 of every dollar matched up to 6% of compensation

  • Basic life and AD&D provided

  • Discounted home, auto, and pet insurance plans

  • Paid holidays and vacation (pro-rated the first year based on actual start date)

  • Varying work shifts and schedules, some include every other weekend (Friday – Sunday) off.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Material Handlers are responsible for ensuring the right part is available at the right time. Handlers are responsible for making sure the productions lines are stocked and material is being issued in a FIFO method following all SWIs (Standard Work Instructions).

DUTIES, RESPONSIBILITIES, KNOWLEDGE, EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

  • Uses a variety of equipment such as forklifts, conveyers, cranes, handcarts, and power trucks to move materials, parts, assemblies, and finished products or goods within a plant, office, or warehouse.

  • May maintain records.

  • Develops skills in basic tasks, techniques, and procedures within one skill area / process / method.

  • Applies basic knowledge and skills to complete routine tasks consisting of prescribed steps.

  • Works within clearly defined Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and / or scientific methods and adheres to quality guidelines.

  • Works under general to limited supervision.

  • Obtains and/or maintains appropriate licenses / training / certifications, as needed.

  • Has basic skills training in an analytical / scientific method or operational process area (e.g., material handling and management, logistics, manufacturing production).

  • Effective communication skills at a level co-workers and Team Lead/Supervisor can understand.

  • Ability to read, write, interpret, and comprehend documents written in English and perform basic math calculations.

  • Ability to perform/operate in a metrics-driven environment.

  • General computer skills.

PHYSICAL DEMAND:

The physical demands described 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. While performing this job, the employee is regularly exposed to episodes of walking, standing, stooping, kneeling, balancing, climbing, lifting, crouching, reaching, pulling, pushing, grasping, talking, hearing, twisting, and frequent use of hands to finger, handle, feel, pick or type which can include repetitive motion of the wrists, hands or fingers. The job can require lifting and/or moving over 50 lbs. The position will have exposure to work near moving mechanical parts, extreme weather conditions and vibration. Occasionally the position will have exposure to work in high, precarious places and fumes/airborne particles. It is hot in the summer months (no AC) and cold in the winter months (limited heating). The noise level in the work environment is moderate to loud.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • High school diploma or equivalent (minimum requirement).

  • One (1) year warehouse experience or related experience and/or training (minimum requirement).

  • Ability to lift and/or move over 50 lbs.

Primary Work LocationUSA CA - San Diego TC Bldg C&D

Additional Locations

Work Shift1st Shift 5am-130pm (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