BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Production Operator II - 2nd Shift in Sparks, Maryland

Job Description SummaryResponsible for packaging of dehydrated culture media (DCM) in accordance with standard manufacturing procedures (SMP) and standard operating procedures (SOP) including equipment set-up, equipment clean-up and documentation of such process. Responsible for managing work requirements in a self-directed work place.


•Responsible for moving required materials from defined storage or staging areas to workspace using material handling equipment including manual and motorized pallet jacks/walkies.

•Packaging of final product into end-user containers per approved Standard Manufacturing Procedures (SMP) and Standard Operating Procedures (SOP). Keeps accurate logs (both written and on computer) following Good Documentation Practices (GDP).

•Demonstrates the ability to follow established procedures according to Good Documentation Practices (GDP).

•Demonstrates ability to set-up, operate and clean production equipment including weighing scales, hand-filling equipment, Integrated Fill Lines (IFL) and Bagging equipment (SpeeDee & All-Fills). Requires monitoring of critical meters, gauges and displays for process parameters (ie. temperature, humidity, RPMs).

•Maintains accurate production records, which include operation/cleaning logs, batch history records, Label reconciliation, work order information and other pertinent data.

•Responsible for assuring final product is within final weight tolerance as specified per IMW A163.

•Use independent judgment to plan, perform, make decisions, trouble-shoot and problem solve in areas on set up, operations, and processes.

•Demonstrate the ability to maintain neat, accurate and complete records and logs and use calibration equipment and machine operations.

•Must follow all BD and DCM safety policies and procedures.

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

•Performs other duties as DCM operations required.

Job Description

Minimum Qualification

  • High school graduate or equivalent.

  • Minimum of 12 months experience in a manufacturing, packaging and/or warehouse environment.

  • Must be capable of performing heavy lifting/handling during a 10 hr. shift; 1-5 lb.- 70% ; 5-25 lbs. -30%

  • Must be able to stand, walk and climb stairs 50% to 95% of the workday.

  • Must be capable of passing the physical examination for forklift operations and respirator fit test.

Primary Work LocationUSA MD - Baltimore

Additional Locations

Work Shift2nd Shift 4pm-12am (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