B. Braun

  • Lead Craftsperson III

    Job Locations US-CA-Irvine
    Requisition ID
    2018-13247
    Company
    B. Braun Medical Inc
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Facilities
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Shift
    5:00am - 3:30pm
    Site
    Irvine, CA
  • Overview

    With a nationwide sales team and several manufacturing locations, B. Braun Medical has become a leading full-line supplier of healthcare products and services in the U.S. The company is committed to delivering innovative products and services with unmatched quality, superior technology, and cost-effectiveness, while maintaining environmental responsibility. Through its "Sharing Expertise®" initiative, B. Braun promotes best practices for continuous improvement of healthcare products and services. B. Braun employs over 4,500 people in the USA. B. Braun Medical Inc. began its operations in the USA in 1957. Initially, the company manufactured and sold disposable plastic syringes. During the 1980s and early 1990s, the company undertook several expansions and enlarged its product line of disposable medical devices. With the acquisition of McGaw, Inc. in 1997, including Central Admixture Pharmacy Services, Inc. (CAPS®), B. Braun dramatically broadened its product lines and services to U.S. customers.

     

    U.S. Facilities and Operations:

     

    Supporting product sales are a network of nationwide marketing and manufacturing locations. Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, is home to the U.S. Corporate Headquarters along with the marketing offices of the Hospital, Outpatient Markets (OPM), Renal Therapies, Vascular Interventional, International, and OEM Divisions. Central Admixture Pharmacy Services, Inc.(CAPS®) is also managed from this location. The nearby Allentown, Pennsylvania, facility manufactures Needle-free products, IV Safety Catheters, Anesthesia Systems, Introducers, Pharmacy Admixture products. Vascular products including Right Heart Catheters and Interventional Accessories are also manufactured in Allentown. The Irvine, California facility produces IV Solutions, Basic and Specialty Nutrition, Drug Delivery, and BTC products. Infusion Pump Systems are manufactured in Carrollton, Texas and IV administration and IV and Irrigation sets are produced in the Dominican Republic.

    Responsibilities

    Position Summary:

     

    Leads the in house electrical team. Responsible for repair and maintenance of general plant equipment such as; Electrical Circuits, Power Distribution, Electrical Control Systems, Motor Control Centers, and Variable Frequency Drives.  Support all projects related to electrical infrastructure at the site.

     

    Responsibilities: Essential Duties

    • Lead the in house electrical team for the site.
    • Responsible for planning and execution of preventative maintenance and demand maintenance.
    • Establish good communication links between shifts.
    • Ability to provide comprehensive shift report both written and verbally to other Department Leads.
    • Effectively manage conflicts until Supervisor is available
    • Able to train and mentor individuals as required
    • Ability to work with little or no supervision.
    • Work with others to troubleshoot and correct problems
    • Evaluate critical situations, consult with supervisory staff and propose corrective action.
    • Ability to understand and comply with all cGMPs and SOPs.
    • Able to work in confined spaces
    • Must be able to lift at least 50lbs and work in awkward positions

     Expertise: Knowledge & Skills

    • Knowledge and experience working with electrical systems from 24 volt up to 5kV.
    • The ability to analyze, investigate, and solve technical issues involving electro-mechanical equipment.
    • Good communication skills, both verbal and written.

    Qualifications

    Expertise: Qualifications - Experience/Training/Education/Etc

     

    Required:

    • Candidates must possess an AA degree or equivalent from a 2-year college or technical school or equivalent education/experience.
    • Must have strong background in electrical maintenance and troubleshooting.

    Desired:

    • A flexible schedule to work nights, weekends, and holidays as required.

    While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands to handle or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.

     

     

    Braun offers an excellent benefits package, which includes healthcare, a 401(k) plan, and tuition reimbursement. To learn more about B. Braun and our safety healthcare products or view a listing of our employment opportunities, please visit us on the internet at www.bbraunusa.com Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities /Women/ Veterans/Disabled.

     

    Through its “Sharing Expertise®” initiative, B. Braun promotes best practices for continuous improvement of healthcare products and services.

    Other

    Responsibilities: Other Duties:

    • Other duties as assigned.

    The preceding functions have been provided as examples of the types of work performed by employees assigned to this position. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed in this description are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Management reserves the right to add, modify, change or rescind the work assignments of different positions due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons.

     

    Physical Demands:

     

    The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

     

    Work Environment:

     

    The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

     

     

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