Forming Setup Operator - D Shift - #603968


Date: 11/25/2021 20:00 PM

City: Columbus, Nebraska

Contract type: Full Time

Work schedule: Full Day

Job Description Summary

Job Description

Be part of something bigger!

BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. We have over 65,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues.

Job Description:

  • Repair and adjust production equipment to produce parts which conform to 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 efficiency in assigned tasks to maintain a production rate equal to or greater than the established standards.

  • Responsible for quality inspections, operating equipment, raw material/finished goods movement, and cleaning/sanitizing.

  • Ensures compliance with BD quality systems, policies, procedures and practices and all local, state, federal and BD safety regulations, policies and procedures.

  • Informal leader for respective line.

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

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

  • Work with technical support until machine issue is resolved.

  • Continually supervise operations for product quality and equipment performance, including QC lot acceptance rate.

  • Monitor process parameters and take appropriate action.

  • Perform quality inspections and quality monitoring.

  • Record accurate inspection and production data as the need arises.

  • Maintain equipment according to the preventative maintenance schedule.

  • Assign associates to alternate tasks as needed. Instruct associates on accurate job methods and follow-up to be certain the instructions are understood and followed.

  • Assist technical staff on machine modifications/testing, equipment validations.

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

  • Other duties as assigned.

Education Required:

  • High School Diploma/GED

  • Associates Degree in Mechanics or Mechatronics preferred

  • Read, write, and speak English

For many roles at BD, employment is contingent upon the Company’s receipt of sufficient proof that you are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. In some locations, weekly testing for COVID-19 may be available instead of vaccination. Consistent with BD’s Workplace Accommodations Policy, requests for accommodation will be considered pursuant to applicable law.

At BD, we strive to make healthcare a priority for our associates and their families. We have a variety of plans including a new HSA Basic plan option with Cigna.

  • $0 payroll contributions if your salary is below $50,000

  • Plan covers 100% preventative care (annual wellness exam, and immunizations)

  • Visit any provider

If you meet the eligibility and enrollment requirements, your coverage begins on your date of hire or the date you become a benefits-eligible associate.


BD provides comprehensive total rewards benefits for all its employees. Most benefits start on day 1 of your employment with BD.

  • Competitive pay

  • Up to 6 weeks of paid parental leave

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance plans

  • Education assistance ($5250.00 per year)

  • Adoption assistance

  • 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)

Excited to grow your career?

We value our talented employees, and whenever possible strive to help one of our associates grow professionally before recruiting new talent to our open positions. If you think the open position, you see is right for you, we encourage you to apply!

Our people make all the difference in our success.


A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that empowers you to bring your authentic self to work. Here our associates can fulfill their life’s purpose through the work that they do every day.

You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture. Our Total Rewards program — which includes competitive pay, benefits, continuous learning, recognition, career growth, and life balance components — is designed to support the varying needs of our diverse and global associates.


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.

Primary Work Location

USA NE - Columbus (East)

Additional Locations

Work Shift

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