BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Technical Associate B/D Shift (Evergreen) in Columbus, Nebraska

Job Description Summary

Job Description

Job Description


Most benefits start on day 1 of your employment with BD.

  • Competitive Pay

  • Medical for you and your family (starts day one)

  • Dental & Vision

  • Education assistance

  • Adoption assistance

  • 401K plan with $.75 of every dollar matched up to 6% of pay

  • Basic life insurance and group universal life.


Job Grade: H09

Repair and adjust production equipment to produce parts which conform to quality specifications, at specified output rates. Routinely troubleshoot equipment including dismantling and reassembling machine components. Perform changeovers, line clearance and cleaning. Work as a team with peers for maximum effectiveness in assigned tasks to maintain a production rate equal to or greater than the established standards. Responsible for product quality inspections, operating equipment, raw material/finished goods movement, and cleaning/sanitizing. Regular, punctual attendance is an essential job function. Ensures compliance with BD quality systems, policies, procedures and practices and all local, state, federal and BD safety regulations, policies and procedures.


1. Informal leader for respective line.

2. Communicate on a daily basis with prior and post shift associates regarding technical and other pertinent issues.

3. Set-up machines per established procedures, to manufacture product which conforms to quality specifications, at the rated output.

4. Repair, adjust and troubleshoot machinery including dismantling, replacement of machine components and reassembling.

5. Work with technical support until machine issue is resolved.

6. Continually monitor operations for product quality and equipment performance, including QC lot acceptance rate.

7. Monitor process parameters and take appropriate action.

8. Perform quality inspections and quality monitoring.

9. Record accurate inspection and production data as required.

10. Maintain equipment according to the preventative maintenance schedule.

11. Perform all product changeovers.

12. Perform changeover of all modules, including camera vision system.

13. Keep equipment supplied with components and material necessary to sustain continuous operation, including placement of finished components into appropriate locations.

14. Assign associates to alternate tasks as needed. Instruct associates on proper job methods and follow-up to be certain the instructions are understood andfollowed.

15. Assist technical staff on machinemodifications/testing,equipmentvalidations.

16. Responsible to contribute to the continuous improvement of the process.

17. Other duties as assigned.


  • Must have the mechanicalskills/education/backgroundrequired to setup, changeover, problem solve, improve and maintain production equipment.

  • Must meet all other educational and training requirements established now or in the future by management that may result from changing technical needs.

  • Must be able to understand and follow the policies and procedures of our Quality System, Good Manufacturing Practices and all regulations and rules.

  • Expected to work on teams, have leadership skills and leave by examples the BD Core Values.

  • Must have, and be able to demonstrate the necessary mechanical ability for the equipment being maintained.

  • The ability to use power tools, gauges and other shop equipment.

  • Must have the ability to troubleshoot and solve problems efficiently and effectively.

Starting Wage:

Negotiable based on experience and education

Minimum Education:

High school diploma or GED

Immediate openings on our off shifts, varying hours and days: Monday – Friday (4pm – 12am or 12am – 8am) or rotating every other weekend (Friday – Sunday) off (6pm – 6am).

Primary Work LocationUSA NE - Columbus (East)

Additional LocationsUSA NE - Columbus (West)

Work Shift

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