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We believe that the human element, across our global teams, is what allows us to continually evolve. Join us and discover an environment in which you’ll be supported to learn, grow and become your best self. Become a maker of possible with us.
Summary of Position with General Responsibilities:
This position leads the calibration and metrology laboratory. Applies measurement science, mathematics, and physics to develop, document,
and maintain calibration systems, procedures, and methods for electrical, dimensional, optical, physical, mechanical, environmental and/or
chemical inspection, measurement, and test equipment (IM & TE) based on analysis of measurement problems, and accuracy and precision
requirements. Evaluates new calibration methods and procedures. Uses statistics to analyze measurement standards and processes.
Recommends calibration standards and IM & TE. Maintain calibration laboratory and/or departmental accreditation and quality systems.
Perform laboratory administration and management.
Operates and maintains various measuring systems including vision systems and coordinate measuring machines. Understand, improve, and
control various measurement methods to support production and development of new products. This position provides collaborative support
to quality leadership to assure compliance with all BD quality policies, procedures, and practices through consistent application of sound
measurement system principles and development and validation of metrology methods. Works closely with quality, engineering, operations,
suppliers, and other BD personnel.
Essential functions include, but are not limited to the following:
Develops measurement procedures for new product components, including but not limited to programming of vision and coordinate measuring systems for inspection purposes.
Supports manufacturing/operations by providing precision measurements needed for investigation or production of saleable product.
Sets standards for consistent measurement of routine parts and develops any associated procedures.
Designs measurement fixtures.
Authors and executes validations of software driven measurement systems.
Authors and executes Test Method Validation.
Conducts R & R studies.
Analyzes measurement data/summarizes and writes reports.
Transfers measurement procedures to appropriate group.
Works to enhance good molding, measurement, and laboratory practices.
Functions as a subject matter expert for measuring systems.
Manages internal and external calibration activities.
Determines and maintains proper calibration frequency for all equipment.
Provides support for any investigations related to measuring systems or calibration.
Provides CAPA support as needed for any measurement related CAPA activities.
Stays informed on measurement systems analysis principles focused on compliance to worldwide regulations and corporate policies with respect to medical devices.
Supports calibration equipment purchasing and maintenance.
Complies with all local, state, federal, and safety regulations, policies, and procedures.
Complies with all local BD quality policies, procedures, and practices through consistent application of sound quality assurance principles.
Other duties as assigned.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Demonstrated ability to lead direct and influence people.
Understanding of 21CFR820, ISO 13485, ISO 17025 and 10012
Strong understanding of Validation processes.
Knowledge of Statistical Methods and Problem-Solving Methodologies
Must be able to speak, read and write English
Computer skills (SAP, Excel, PowerPoint Word preferred) – intermediate.
Work Environment (if applicable):
Indoor heated and cooled environment.
High speed manufacturing environment. Must remain alert and focused.
May have intermittent exposure to chemicals.
When on the production floor, noise is a constant distraction and earplugs must be worn.
Safety glasses and safety shoes must be worn when in required areas.
Degree of exposure to dust, dirt, heat, fumes, noise, vibration and chemicals.
Some physical exertion, including lifting, may be required.
Other Functions (responsibilities):
For certain 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, testing for COVID-19 may be available and/or required. Consistent with BD’s Workplace Accommodations Policy, requests for accommodation will be considered pursuant to applicable law.
Why Join Us?
A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that encourages you to bring your authentic self to work. It’s also a place where we help each other be great, we do what’s right, we hold each other accountable, and learn and improve 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. You will have the opportunity to help shape the trajectory of BD while leaving a legacy at the same time. And through the organization’s investment in BD University, you will continually level up your tech skills and expertise.
To find purpose in the possibilities, we need people who can see the bigger picture, who understand the human story that underpins everything we do. We welcome people with the imagination and drive to help us reinvent the future of health. At BD, you’ll discover a culture in which you can learn, grow and thrive. And find satisfaction in doing your part to make the world a better place.
To learn more about BD visit https://bd.com/careers
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