BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) EDC Maintenance Manager in Temse, Belgium

Job Description Summary

Job Description

As a maintenance project manager you are accountable for :

• The follow-up and execution of the efficient, compliant and safe maintenance of all installation of our automated European distribution center BD in Temse, Belgium.

• Continuous improvement, expansion and upgrade projects for core installations from a safety, compliancy, availability and throughput perspective.

• D2D management of our external partners accountable for the availability/reliability at optimum cost of the E-DC‘s material handling and critical installations.

• Leading/coaching a team of BD maintenance technician and maintenance coordinators.

The end to end execution of E-DC technical capital projects driving improvements in efficiencies, throughput, compliance and sustainability.

Main tasks include:

A. Day to day maintenance :

  • Day to day management of our 3th party maintenance partner who is accountable for availability and cost for Tier 1 (material handling installations).

  • Dematic Maintenance management steering team member (maintenance strategy direction setting).

  • Accountable for the availability at optimum cost of the E-DC‘s critical installations.

  • Ensuring compliance where applicable

B. Project and system engineering tasks :

  • From identification, prioritization & budget management until implementation of improvements in the wide area of; installation availability, throughput & productivity.

  • Leading different technical projects from concept over requirements setting until implementation follow-up (Incl. close collaboration with procurement.)

  • Project or system engineering work related to system improvements, process upgrades, component repairs…

  • Reviewing processes and performance of the E-DC material handling installations/equipment and operational data to determine efficient utilization and optimal availability of the equipment.


  • Fluency in English is required, knowledge of Dutch is a plus

  • A background in Mechanical Engineering

  • Experience in Managing a team within DC or Warehousing

Primary Work Location

BEL Temse - Laagstraat

Additional Locations

Work Shift

BD is a leading global medical technology company that creates medical technology, devices and laboratory equipment for a variety of needs across the healthcare continuum. At BD, we are looking for candidates who possess passion, innovative solutions and a commitment to our one mission of improving access to groundbreaking medical and biotechnology services for people near and far, delivering state-of-the-art technology and cutting-edge research in the battle to fight and cure infectious diseases. With a global reach that extends across 50 countries worldwide, our network of professionals collaborates on effective measures to deliver enhanced patient quality such as lower health care delivery costs, improved health care and safety, and expanded health care for all. Join our company and see how you can become a part of one global mission to make a difference in human health.