Job Description: Summary
ABOUT BECTON DICKINSON (BD):
One of the most highly respected Medical Technology Companies in the world, Becton Dickinson has been leading healthcare safety and technologies for more than a century. We are over 45,000 associates strong and growing!
At BD Becton, Dickinson & Co., you are one person making one big difference. You are a key member of a team that is an important part of a leading, purposeful company committed to advancing the world of health.
No matter what role you play, you can be confident that you are improving lives, all over the world. And as you progress with us, your impact will only grow.
BD provides comprehensive total rewards benefits for all of its employees. Most benefits start on day 1 of your employment with BD.
Up to 6 weeks of paid parental leave
Medical, dental, and vision insurance plans
401K plan with $.75 of every dollar matched up to 6% of compensation
Basic life and AD&D provided
Discounted home, auto, and pet insurance plans
Paid holidays and vacation (pro-rated the first year based on actual start date)
Varying work shifts and schedules, some include every other weekend (Friday Sunday) off.
Responsible for the repair and testing of Flow Cells and optical assemblies used on BDB Flow Cytometry products.
Ensures conformance to current procedures and standards of accuracy, precision and reliability.
Completes tasks in conjunction with standard manufacturing procedures. Works on assignments requiring considerable judgment and initiative. Understands implications of work and makes recommendations for solutions and improvements. Determines methods and procedures on new assignments, and may provide guidance to other personnel.
Troubleshoots, repairs, upgrades and tests a wide variety of BDB optical products; primarily Flow Cells. Ensures accuracy of all tasks performed, complying with existing material control procedures.
Provides guidance and training to other lower level repair technicians in troubleshooting and repair techniques. Works closely with engineering to resolve unusual problems and/or make changes to established procedures as necessary. Repairs instrumentation and upgrades to current revision level.
May plan daily work schedules of repair center technicians to meet forecasted stocking requirements. May provide technical support and troubleshooting support to Field Service Engineers. Keeps abreast of the basic requirements for compliance in own area of work and complies with those requirements.
Participates as required in training on regulatory issues affecting own area of work. Brings regulatory compliance questions/issues to the attention of management. Follows BD Environmental, Health and Safety (EH&S) policies and procedures.
Takes responsibility for safety in immediate work area. Participates in EH&S programs. Notifies supervisor of all observed hazardous conditions or unsafe work practices.
May provide recommendations on maintaining the safety of the work environment. Performs other related duties and assignments as required.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:
Thorough operational knowledge of all BDB Flow Cytometry systems; i.e., FACSAria, FACSCanto, and LSR. Demonstrated ability to analyze, evaluate, diagnose, repair and test flow cells and other optical related assemblies used on BDB products.
Effective interpersonal skills. Demonstrated team work capability. Effective written and oral communication skills. Demonstrated ability to follow established policies and procedures.
Typically requires six years of experience in the test and repair of instrumentation and control systems, or an equivalent combination of related technical education and experience. SAP experience is a plus
High School/GED (minimum requirement)
Primary Work LocationUSA CA - San Jose
Work ShiftUS BD 1st Shift 8am-430pm (United States of America)
BD (Becton, Dickinson And Company)