B. Braun

Introcan Associate 3 (2nd Shift)

Job Locations US-PA-Allentown
Requisition ID
2020-16844
Company
B. Braun Medical Inc
# of Openings
1
Category
Manufacturing
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
Shift
2:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Site
Allentown, PA

Overview

About B. Braun 

 

B. Braun Medical Inc., a leader in infusion therapy and pain management, develops, manufactures, and markets innovative medical products and services to the healthcare industry. Other key product areas include nutrition, pharmacy admixture and compounding, ostomy and wound care, and dialysis. The company is committed to eliminating preventable treatment errors and enhancing patient, clinician and environmental safety. B. Braun Medical is headquartered in Bethlehem, Pa., and is part of the B. Braun Group of Companies in the U.S., which includes B. Braun Interventional Systems, Aesculap® and CAPS®.

 

Globally, the B. Braun Group of Companies employs more than 61,000 employees in 64 countries. Guided by its Sharing Expertise® philosophy, B. Braun continuously exchanges knowledge with customers, partners and clinicians to address the critical issues of improving care and lowering costs. To learn more about B. Braun Medical, visit www.BBraunUSA.com.

Responsibilities

Position Summary:

Working in a High Performance team environment, perform all manufacturing operations necessary to support the Introcan Work Team.                                

Responsibilities: Essential Duties

  • Follow established procedures and guidelines to manufacture the organization's products according to production specifications and schedule, volume, cost and wastage targets or quality standards.
  • Operates machines and production equipment safely and in accordance with instructions.
  • Monitors the quality of output to identify, discard or remanufacture faulty products.
  • Maintains accurate daily production records so that manufacturing performance can be analyzed.
  • Troubleshoots and resolves technical problems from the product line/process to minimize reject levels and improve OEE.
  • For more senior position, might act as a team leader to ensure that the work meets agreed targets by directly overseeing work team members.
  • At higher job levels will occasionally perform lower levels duties and will mainly perform scheduled maintenance on manufacturing machines and systems.
  • Repairs the malfunction of machines, systems and auxiliary equipment.
  • Routinely checks on machinery and systems for signs of fault in order to prevent or minimize downtime and interruptions.
  • Initiates improvement on the functionality of machines and equipment to increase its efficiency.
  • Must demonstrate knowledge of the field's policies, procedures and practices.
  • Will become the subject matter expert at highest levels of job.
  • Must document activities accordingly.

The job function listed is not exhaustive and shall also include any responsibilities as assigned by the Supervisor from time to time.

 

Expertise: Knowledge & Skills

  • Required to apply entry level working knowledge of technical field/area of specialization. Exercises general application of principles, theories and concepts, and proposes a course of action. Performs entry level shop floor competencies.
  • Works under general supervision. May periodically assist in orienting, training, assigning & checking the work of other peers.
  • May require some limited judgement in resolving problems.
  • Contacts are primarily with direct supervisor, peers and subordinates.

Qualifications

Expertise: Qualifications-Experience/Training/Education/Etc

Required:

  • High school diploma/G.E.D or equivalent required.
  • 02-04 years related experience.
  • On-call hours as needed.
  • Regular and predictable on-site attendance.

Desired:

  • N/A

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 40 pounds.

 

B. 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:

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.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is expected to:

  • Moderate Work - Exerting up to 40 lbs of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs of force frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs of force constantly to move objects.

Lifting, Carrying, Pushing, Pulling and Reaching:

  • Occasionally:Reaching upward and downward
  • Frequently: Push/pull, Stand, Sit, Visual Acuity with or without corrective lenses
  • Constantly: N/A

Activities:

  • Occasionally: Kneeling/Crawling, Push/pull, Reaching upward and downward, Sitting , Standing, Stooping/squatting, Talking - ordinary, loud/quick, Walking
  • Frequently: Sitting , Standing
  • Constantly: Climbing stairs/ladders, Finger feeling, Handling, Hearing - ordinary, fine distinction, loud (hearing protection required), Seeing - depth perception, color vision, field of vision/peripheral

Environmental Conditions:

  • Occasionally: N/A
  • Frequently: Exposure to toxic or caustic chemicals (in most areas)
  • Constantly: Proximity to moving parts

Work Environment:

  • Solvent handling and Mixing                           
  • Respirator Fit Testing required         
  • Noise Intensity:    Very loud
  • Occasionally:Exposure to weather, extreme cold, extreme heat, wet and/or humid, atmospheric conditions, working in high exposed places, exposure to radiation, working with explosive material, exposure to toxic or caustic chemicals.
  • Frequently:Vibration, exposure to electrical shock
  • Constantly:Proximity to moving parts

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. 

  • Noise Intensity: Moderate
  • Occasionally: N/A
  • Frequently: N/A
  • Constantly: Production/manufacturing environment

Notices

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled

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