BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Machine Operator 1 - 1st shift in Sparks, Maryland

Job Description Summary

Job Description

Job Overview

Performs routine set up, operation, preventative maintenance (PM) and reports troubleshooting of basic manufacturing equipment. Controls and adjusts machine settings. Inspects in-process parts to ensure consistent quality and removes defective product, packaging, and component material. May operate light-duty bench or floor-type machine tools and equipment such as small lathes, power mills, extruding machines, drills or punch presses, power brakes, shears or saws. Assists with root-cause analysis activities for process or product exceptions. Identifies and escalates any issues associated with the machine performance and/or product quality.

Responsibilities and Duties

Works within standards and operating procedures to plan, perform, and make decisions regarding the set up and operations of a variety of production equipment, including automated machine processes and controls to perform routine assembly-line production functions of filling, packing, assembling, labeling and inspecting

Uses independent judgment in troubleshooting and problem solving under direct supervision

May perform clean up functions in sterilized areas

Demonstrates the ability to follow established procedures according to Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP)

Must follow all BD housekeeping policies and procedures

Must follow all BD safety policies and procedures

Must be able to work overtime as required to meet BD business requirements

Perform other duties as required

Qualifications

Minimum Education/Experience:

High school degree with 1 year manufacturing or warehouse experience

Basic Skills:

Can effectively work in a team setting and communicate effectively across the department

Strong attention to detail

Ability to be punctual in order to ensure production

Ability to work on assignments that are semi-routine in nature with the skill to recognize any deviations from specification

Proficient/Working Skills:

Must be proficient in English with the ability to read, write, analyze/evaluate charts, follow simple diagrams and perform basic arithmetic

Basic proficiency with PCs (Personal Computers) and basic use of a Windows environment is required

Primary Work LocationUSA MD - Baltimore

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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