BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Administrative Assistant I – R&D in Salt Lake City, Utah

Job ID: 2018-11959

Career Level: experienced

Relocation: No

Location: Salt Lake City,Utah,United States


BARD has now joined BD is a global medical technology company that is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. We lead in patient and healthcare worker safety, and technologies that enable medical research and clinical laboratories. Our innovative solutions help advance medical research and genomics, enhance the diagnosis of infectious disease and cancer, improve medication management, promote infection prevention, equip surgical and interventional procedures, optimize respiratory care and support the management of diabetes.

Vascular Access Devices, a sub-business unit of Medication Delivery Solutions, focuses on developing, manufacturing, and distributing high-quality medical devices used by clinicians throughout the worldwide healthcare industry to access a patient’s vasculature. Our devices assist in the delivery of chemotherapy, blood products, antibiotics, and nutrition.

Summary of Position with General Responsibilities:

This position provides administrative support for Bard Access Systems / VAD in the R&D department. It provides administrative support for Bard Access Systems departments by performing general duties such as scheduling, office supply maintenance, and preparing/routing financial documents for approval, and other general clerical duties.

Essential job Functions:

The following duties and responsibilities are intended to be representative of the work performed by the incumbent(s) in this position and are not all-inclusive. The omission of a specific duty or responsibility will not preclude it from the position.

  • Preparing and routing documentation for financial approval, such as check requests and expense reports.

  • File and record preparation and maintenance.

  • May act as departmental receptionist, answering phones and routing messages.

  • Scheduling appointments and meetings for department.

  • May be responsible to receive and distribute incoming mail.

  • May perform limited special projects, generally under close supervision.

  • May perform related duties specifically related to the department to which the incumbent is assigned.

  • Order office supplies and articles as needed.

  • Responsible for shipping items through Bard shipping department.

  • Order and facilitate catering orders for departmental meetings.

Basic Qualifications:

This position requires:

  • One (1) year of experience in general administration support.

  • Able to use Microsoft Office Suite.

  • Demonstrated communication and human relation skills.

The incumbent must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the duties and responsibilities.

Education and/or Experience:

High school diploma or GED – minimum requirement. Associates degree preferred.

Physical Demands:

This position is in an office and environment and requires the incumbent to sit, stand and perform general office functions. The incumbent may also be required to lift up to twenty five pounds occasionally. The incumbent may be required to stand for extended periods of time. Bending, stooping and reaching are also frequently required.

Work Environment:

The ideal candidate must be able to work in a team oriented, fast paced environment. Bard Access Systems is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer that values and actively seeks diversity in the workforce.

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