BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Engineering Supervisor in Sandy, Utah

Job Description SummaryThe Engineering Supervisor drives assigned engineering group’s activities to support the ultimate objective of 100% equipment up-time, zero product defects and scrap reduction. This is accomplished through hiring, training, mentoring, leading and managing engineers.

Job Description


  • Support the hiring of competent and qualified engineers to support the manufacturing process.

  • Identify direct report’s training needs and develop them to improve their capabilities and grow in ways that are beneficial to both the individual and the company

  • Mentor engineers and engineering technicians on technical and process related issues.

  • Help engineers set their priorities based on the needs of the plant.

  • Collaborate with the Production Manager in supporting any improvements to the processes and/or equipment, to ensure reliability at the highest possible levels

  • Drive completion and success of engineering projects in assembly, packaging, or other engineering disciplines.

  • Coordinate and communicate engineering projects across departments and functional groups

  • Lead and influence individuals that do not report to you.

  • Support the implementation of new processes and automation projects on the manufacturing floor.

  • Positively lead teams to initiate change and improvements.

  • Assist in selecting and defining projects, project budgets, and project timelines.

  • Provide input into the engineering and manufacturing department’s budgets.

  • Contribute new ideas, and find innovative methods to accomplish goals.

  • Comply with all local, state, federal, and BD safety regulations, policies, and procedures including HCRA Hazardous Waste regulations.

  • Comply with all local BD quality policies, procedures, and practices through consistent application of sound quality assurance principles.

  • Other duties as assigned.


  • BS degree in an engineering related field. (Manufacturing/Mechanical preferred)

  • Six years of broad experience in manufacturing engineering, machine design, industrial engineering, or project engineering.

  • Must be proficient in the use of personal computers: MS office, and Windows OS.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Good interpersonal skills: conflict resolution, negotiation, and time management skills.'

Additional and Preferred Skills and Qualifications

  • One to three years supervisory experience with engineers preferred.

  • Medical device manufacturing experience preferred.

  • Experience developing manufacturing processes, writing procedures, and training assembly personnel preferred.

  • Sigma Green or Black Belt preferred.

  • Validation Practitioner preferred.

  • CI Leader Trained preferred.


Primary Work LocationUSA UT - Sandy

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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