BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Technical Specialist (Technical Associate) in Tuas, Singapore

Job Description Summary

Generally, Technical Specialist provide technical expertise to support manufacturing in leading machine enhancement, managing preventive maintenance, troubleshooting, repair and maintenance of machines, project execution, accountability on production waste and quality of all machine tools operations and the overall technician resource management in production.

The primary role of Tehnical Associate is to execute and / or lead production output, machine enhancements, manage preventive maintenance effectively. This role also facilitates meetings with various Engineers or Subject Matter Experts to determine the root course of deviations to ensure successful manufacturing activities and observing Good Manufacturing Practices and Quality Systems.

Job Description

A. General Accountabilty

A1. Safety and ISO14001 Environmental accountability. Ensure a safe, healthy and environmentally-friendly workplace by observing Company’s rules and procedures. Active involvement in prevention, elimination of potential safety hazards and participation in activities which promotes recycling, replacement and reduction of resource materials.

A2. Safety & health accountability: Safety and health are important to BD and we encourage the observance of all safety programs and training assigned to you. Such programs are to be attended in a timely manner to ensure that work tasks carried out are in accordance to our safety guidelines and SOPs.

A3. Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) accountability. Observing GMP rules and procedures.

A4. Apply SOP and/or SWI in daily operations.

A5. Observe BD Code of Ethics

A6. Reporting up on all incidents / accidents, near misses, deviations from plan and when required, to take part in further investigations.

B.Operation Tasks.

B1. Operate machines to meet production output, and other metrics like quality, waste, etc.

B2. Perform Preventive Maintenance (Cleaning, Service, Replace)

B3. Perform troubleshooting of machine and tools, equipment failures to meet production targets, safety and quality standards and/or specifications.

B4. Perform product/machine changeover on the line by tool/die change and machine set-up.

B5. Initiate, Implement and follow-up on machine enhancement and project assignments.

B6. Write Standard Work Instruction / Procedure for assigned operation / process

B7. Implement Corrective and Preventives Actions

B8. Participate in training and coaching of Technicians and new hires on skills and knowledge on machine operations and adjustments.

B9. Assist Engineers or Subject Matter Experts for any CI activities.

C. Supporting Tasks

C1. Contribute into departments activities that are needed in order to achieve goals set for the department eg. Kaizen submission, team building, safety kaizen submission, 20Keys and others.

C2. Participate in the discussion and review of team's performance in the daily shift changeover meeting.

C3. Participate in continuous improvement initiative / activities.

C4. Perform any other tasks as assigned.

Primary Work Location

SGP Tuas - Tuas Plant

Additional Locations

Work Shift

SG Normal Production (Singapore)

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.