BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Manufacturing Technician in Sumter, South Carolina
Job Description Summary
Reports directly to the Engineering Supervisor and indirectly to the Production Supervisor. Provides technical support, primarily Electrical, to production operations. Sets-up, adjusts, troubleshoots, and repairs/maintains all departmental production equipment. Responsibilities include production, quality, downtime and waste levels of machine operation. Must project positive attitude with excellent team skills. Responsible for providing leadership and ownership of process performance issues.
Sets up, Troubleshoots, and maintains all electronic, pneumatic and hydraulic production equipment.
Performs preventive maintenance on the equipment as specified in the Plant Preventative Maintenance (PM) Program or as required to ensure a smooth operation.
Assists in the installation, debugging and start-up of new production equipment.
Responsible for maintaining equipment logs for each piece of equipment, recording pertinent information about downtime and maintenance problems.
Uses Programmable Logic Controllers as a means to troubleshoot, debug, and test production equipment. Makes programming changes as required, and submits required documentation to reflect the change under the guidance of the Engineering Staff.
Observes all safety and environmental procedures and Quality System Requirements (QSR).
Complies with applicable specifications, plant policies, and Departmental Procedures.
Develops and utilizes troubleshooting skills to maintain a wide variety of equipment.
Develops a working knowledge of Plant Maintenance Software system, SAP. Maintains PM documentation as required for assigned areas of production.
Possess skills in hydraulic and pneumatic systems and a basic understanding of electricity and electronic principles. Two years experience in industrial manufacturing environment desired.
Must be able to successfully pass a practical assessment developed to gauge technical competence.
Candidates will be administered a basic electronics exam and will be interviewed by HR, Production Maintenance Superintendent and/or Production Maintenance Supervisor, and Engineering Technician.
Minimum requirements for this position include a High School Diploma or GED.
Minimum of 2 years Manufacturing experience in a Manufacturing Technician, or similar role.
Previous leadership roles or supervisory experience preferred.
Associates Degree in Mechatronics or similiar field of study preferred.
Must be available to work an 8pm - 8am shift on a 3-2-2-3 schedule.
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.
Primary Work LocationUSA SC - Sumter
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