BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Rubber Technical Associate (Hot Extrusion) in Sumter, South Carolina
Job Description Summary
BE PART OF SOMETHING BIGGER!
BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care.
We have over 65,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues.
Inspect mill to make sure all services are operating, i.e. safety stops, lubricator and cooling water. Report any malfunction to Supervisor or Technician immediately .
Operate mill as follows: allow batch of rubber to drop completely through mill rollers. Reload batch on mill, cross blend as needed to obtain uniform dispersion of stock. Position mill knives and strip off batch to cooling system.
Cut and deliver QC samples as required.
Maintain batch and/or lot history documentation; label all samples with correct identification.
Maintain dip tank for the cooling conveyor system.
Assist batch-off operator in maintaining of production standard for rubber stock and batch-off cooling unit.
Perform required PM’s.
Set-up Extruder to produce pellets as set-up in standards, and specifications.
Check the slurry contents as per standards.
Supervise extruding and pelletizing operation to standard set-up. Report any problems to Supervisor/Lead.
Load totes with pellets on skid for transfer to cold room.
Perform general Preventative Maintenance tasks.
Set-up, maintain and operate regrind equipment and all auxiliary processes (washer, granulator, conveyors).
Supervise incoming waste material to be processed for correct identification and separation by compound type.
Perform particle size analysis of regrind materials per provided test methods.
Assign and maintain lot history documentation of all regrind material.
Supervise and maintain first in, first out staging and storage of all incoming waste and outgoing regrind materials.
Monitor and document liquid nitrogen supply and usage.
Perform line clearances and required GMP cleaning.
- Maintain cleanliness of equipment and work area paying particular attention to oil, waster, cardboard paper and
other foreign matter that could contaminate product.
Observe all Safety and Environmental Procedures and Quality System Requirements.
Perform other duties as directed by Supervisor, Lead, or busines
- H.S. Diploma/G.E.D. (if hired after 6/1/00) Internal transfers exempted
1 . Forklift qualifiable.
2 . Must be able to read, write and do simple math.
3 . Must be computer literate.
Computer Skills Preferred
Computer Access Required for Position Preferred
On-the-job Training Period
A. Upon placement into position, associate can expect to receive the following amount of training provided by a qualified trainer:
- 6 weeks
B. After training period is complete, additional learning will take place. List the expected period of time for an associate to be considered proficient in this position:
- 3 months
WHY JOIN US?
A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that empowers you to bring your authentic self to work. Here our associates can fulfill their life’s purpose through the work that they do every day.
You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture. Our Total Rewards program — which includes competitive pay, benefits, continuous learning, recognition, career growth, and life balance components — is designed to support the varying needs of our diverse and global associates.
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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, or any other protected status.
Primary Work Location
USA SC - Sumter