BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Intern - Quality Engineer Intern in Broken Bow, Nebraska
Job Description Summary
The Quality Engineering Intern will get hands-on experience with continuous improvement project management and a variety of compliance requirements associated with medical device manufacture at the BD site in Broken Bow, Nebraska. This position will be exposed to the design and maintenance of quality systems that meet and exceed ISO and FDA guidelines. Constant evolution of the healthcare industry provides the Quality Engineering Intern with a great learning experience.
Specifically, this position will participate in engineering tasks, such as process development and validation of new or upgraded equipment. The individual fulfilling the role will perform statistical data analysis to assess machine capability. The position will also be exposed to other types of studies, including measurement systems analysis.
Becton Dickinson (BD ®) is a medical technology company that serves healthcare institutions, life science researchers, clinical laboratories, industry and the general public. BD manufactures and sells a broad range of medical supplies, devices, laboratory equipment and diagnostic products. BD is headquartered in the United States and has offices in more than 50 countries worldwide.
BD €™s first manufacturing facility outside of the Company €™s original location in New Jersey was incepted in 1949 in Columbus, Nebraska. The site was decided upon by company leadership and sons of its founders, Henry Becton and Fairleigh Dickinson, Jr. following consideration of sites in 30 states. Impressed by the work ethic of local residents, BD purchased a building and hired a staff of 15 to manufacture glass fever thermometers. BD has since developed a strong relationship with the people of Nebraska, expanding to more than 2,500 employees in four locations: Broken Bow, Holdrege and two facilities in Columbus.
The Quality Engineering Intern position is located at the BD-Broken Bow, NE, facility, which opened in 1960 with 55 employees. After 11 expansions, the 300,000 square foot facility employs approximately 400 associates. BD-Broken Bow is the world's largest manufacturer of Vacutainer ® tubes, shipping products worldwide, utilizing world class manufacturing techniques, driven by a combination of the latest technology, innovation, and processes.
Past interns have enjoyed the community of Broken Bow, participating in local softball and golf leagues, enjoying parks and recreation opportunities, as well as volunteering with local youth organizations.
Primary Work LocationUSA NE - Broken Bow
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.