BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Packaging Engineer II in Tempe, Arizona
Job ID: 2018-12426
Career Level: experienced
Location: Tempe,Arizona,United States
Becton, Dickinson Interventional (BDI) is a leading multinational developer, manufacturer and marketer of innovative, life-enhancing medical technologies in the fields of vascular, urology, oncology and surgical specialty products, employing over 65,000 people across 50 countries around the world. Founded more than 100 years ago, BDI pioneered many devices that are cornerstones of modern healthcare. BD - PI is the vascular division within BDI and focusses on interventional products for peripheral arterial disease (PAD), end stage renal disease (ESRD), and Cancer.
We expect the highest levels of quality, integrity, service, and innovation from our employees – on the job and in the communities in which we work and live. In return, we foster an environment where individuals are treated with fairness, respect, and feel valued, acknowledged and rewarded.
Be Your Best at BD-PI – and ultimately, you can have an impact on the lives of people around the world. #LI-JC1
Summary of Position with General Responsibilities:
The Packaging Engineer II will be responsible for leading the successful development and implementation of new packaging designs, executing tests and ensuring appropriate industry and corporate standards are met. The Packaging Engineer II will work with and develop strong relationships with all internal and external business partners to develop package designs for new products launches.
Essential job Functions:
Lead the development and demonstrate strong and clear accountability/responsibility for the successful and timely completion and implementation of new packaging systems for new product introductions
Work closely with all cross functions in the business, especially core project teams, marketing, regulatory, quality and operations to support the business objectives
Determine, coordinate and execute physical package testing to ensure product and package integrity. Writes and performs test protocols for evaluations and validation
Ensure packaging projects are in compliance with regulatory and corporate guidelines. Maintain compliance and knowledge of systems and procedures with the FDA regulations regarding package development
Contribute to the troubleshooting in the resolution of packaging related issues in manufacturing and the field
Works with labeling group to design packaging artwork layouts
Ability to travel to production sites to support product development
Experience in the medical device field preferred
Familiarity with ISO, ISTA and ASTM standards is required
Familiarity with packaging sterilization is an asset
Packaging Validation experience is required
It is required to have experience in material specifications for packaging
Education and/or Experience:
This role requires a Bachelor of Science degree in Packaging (or equivalent) is required
3-5 years’ experience in product package development
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, sit and use hands to manipulate, handle or feel objects, tools, controls and office equipment. The employee frequently is required to talk and hear. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel or crouch.
Bard Peripheral Vascular is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer that values and actively seeks diversity in the workforce.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be in an open cubicle environment. Candidate must be able to work in a team-oriented, fast-paced environment.
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