Tool and Die Maker




Broken Bow, NE


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Job Description

We are the makers of possible 

BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world. Advancing the world of health™ is our Purpose, and it’s no small feat. It takes the imagination and passion of all of us—from design and engineering to the manufacturing and marketing of our billions of MedTech products per year—to look at the impossible and find transformative solutions that turn dreams into possibilities. 

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. 

Ready to join a passionate team as a Tool and Die Maker? As our Tool and Die Maker, you'll be responsible for performing basic set-up and operating machine shop equipment using applicable tools. You'll apply basic mechanical techniques to assemble or repair various machine parts, while demonstrating your shop mathematics skills and understanding of metal properties and layout procedures used in machining parts.

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for qualified applicants


  • Perform duties of Machine shop to include operating CNC lathes, mills, grinders, and other equipment within prescribed tolerances and allowances.

  • Perform fabrication of equipment, parts, and shielding where strong welding, sheet metal, and other related skills are required.

  • Study specifications, such as blueprints, hand-drawn sketches or description of part to be replaced and plan sequence of operations to repair or reproduce part as required.

  • Plan and lay out work from oral or written specifications, using the necessary hand and machine tools, instruments, and related equipment.

  • Make necessary shop computations using metric, decimal, and fractional measures of length.

  • Perform simple welding and soldering as needed.

  • Organize workflow when mass producing new or replacement parts for manufacturing equipment.

  • Work efficiently and cooperatively with supervision and other fellow employees.

  • Maintain a reasonably clean work area and report safety hazards to Supervision.

  • Perform any miscellaneous duties that might be assigned by Supervision.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Observe all safety and environmental procedures and QSR.

  • Follow all applicable specifications, plant policies, and Departmental Procedures.


  • High School Diploma/GED plus 2 years of machining or relatable experience or equivalent Technical School Degree in related field

  • Vocational / Technical School (preferred)

  • Read and understand blueprints, sketches, and schematics.

  • Knowledge of machining equipment and capable of operating CNC lathes, mills, grinders, and other equipment

  • Possess general mechanical knowledge of equipment to troubleshoot production equipment problems and resolve either by adjusting or repairing.

  • Knowledge of welding and tool room equipment is a plus

If you're excited to bring your skills and experience to a team that's passionate about getting the job done right, we encourage you to apply today!

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.  

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.  

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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 - Broken Bow

Additional Locations

Work Shift

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