BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Lead Manufacturing Operator Atlas SA 2nd Shift - Internal Applicants Only in Queensbury, New York

Bard (NYSE:BCR) is a $3B high-quality developer and manufacturer of life-saving medical devices. Product families include balloons used to relieve blocked veins and arteries, ports used to deliver chemo-therapy treatment, filters that prevent blood clots from traveling to the lungs and heart, urological catheters, and guidewires necessary for almost every medical device procedure. The Corporation has 26 locations and 13,000 employees world-wide.

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The Glens Falls Operation is known as Bard’s Technology Center and is Bard’s largest domestic manufacturing facility employing approximately 700 in a three shift operation. The Glens Falls Operation manufactures over 20 different product lines serving all Bard Divisions

Works in conjunction with Team Leader to oversee all aspects of the day to day production requirements including product flow, training and job rotation.

  • Provide leadership role. In addition to the Team Leader, act as primary contact to Team Members. On off-shifts, act as team contact for off-shift supervisors.

  • Coordinate activities of department activities as it relates to product flow.

  • Monitor work schedules and break times to ensure production needs are met and company policies are followed.

  • Requires the ability to coordinate machinery to a variety of scheduled products.

  • Provide assistance with daily observations, track observations and provides feedback to Team Leaders and Team Members.

  • Works closely with Production Clerks to help facilitate inventory accuracy.

  • After initial training, shows the ability to consistently meet daily production goals while building a high quality product, part or subassembly to specification.

  • Foster Continuous Improvement in all areas of team performance and initiates the necessary corrective action from any resource when required.

  • Responsible for training of team members on existing processes as well cross-training existing team members to further job rotation opportunities.

  • Daily tracking of production requirements and daily metrics.

  • Provide assistance to MOB engineering including MRB investigations and ESM production.

  • Demonstrates a solid attendance record.

  • Demonstrates strong communication and leadership skills.

  • Ability to read, write, interpret and comprehend specifications written in English, perform basic math calculations and use measuring devices and tools.

  • Ability to solve problems, conflicts, share information and make decisions to achieve Continuous Improvement.

  • Ability to successfully demonstrate visual accuracy through company-approved program.

    • Occasional travel may be required.

Ability to get along with people and to be able to work in a team environment. Must exhibit willingness to work on a team and promote teamwork among all employees. Ability to work flexible and/or extended hours and to rotate into different tasks and responsibilities.

High School diploma or GED, plus a minimum of six months experience in manufacturing.

Ability to work under magnification for long periods of time

Ability to stand or sit for long periods of time

Able to lift up to 35 lbs. unassisted (over 35 with assistance).

Repetitive use of hands to finger, handle, or feel, reach with hands and arms and/or perform repetitive hand/wrist movement

Some minor physical inconvenience or discomfort occasionally present in the work situation (moderate noise, disagreeable odors, etc.). Frequent exposure to situations requiring precautions due to the potential for minor injury or other health hazards

Bard is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans for all openings. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. For verification of information in the job listings, please contact (518) 793-2531.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

Industry Standard/Category: Manufacturing

ID: 2018-11433

Career Level: entry level

Division Name: GFO

Relocation: No

External Company Name: C.R. Bard, Inc.

Street: 289 Bay Road

C. R. Bard, Inc. (NYSE: BCR) is a leading multinational developer, manufacturer and marketer of innovative, life-enhancing medical technologies in the fields of vascular, urology, oncology and surgical specialty products, employing over 13,000 people around the world. Founded in 1907, we pioneered many devices that are now the cornerstones of modern healthcare.

We expect the highest levels of quality, integrity, service, and innovation from our employees – on the job and in the communities in which we work and live. In return, we foster an environment where individuals are treated with fairness and respect, and feel valued, acknowledged and rewarded. Bard is a M/F, Disabled and Vet EEO/AA Employer.

Be Your Best at Bard – and ultimately, you can have an impact on the lives of people around the world.