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Back up line Mechanic
at BD
Sandy, UT

Back up line Mechanic
at BD
Sandy, UT

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Job Description

Back-Up Line Mechanic (D shift) -







    Perform routine and non-routine adjustments and repairs to production equipment. Troubleshoot and diagnose equipment and machinery malfunctions and make major and minor repairs as required. Determine the need for additional maintenance support and assist them as required. Perform predictive and preventative maintenance on all production machinery. Operates equipment as needed by the department. Participate in all team meetings, activities, team building initiatives, and continuous improvement activities.



    1. Examine inoperative or malfunctioning production equipment and machinery and diagnose source of trouble (mechanical, electrical, or electronic). Determine what support functions are needed (mechanical or electronic) and coordinate and assist with repairs to obtain quality production.

    2. Dismantle machinery and perform routine and non-routine repairs. Replace broken or defective standard parts with stock items.

    3. If a defective part is not a stock item, coordinate the manufacture of replacement parts with the appropriate personnel.

    4. Reassemble machines and fine tune and adjust equipment under both static and dynamic conditions.

    5. Oil, lubricate, and maintain production equipment to support of the Preventative Maintenance Program. Adhere to the established Preventative Maintenance schedules and remain in compliance with Standard Operating Procedures. Keep required maintenance records.

    6. Participate in training with the maintenance personnel and train operators.

    7. Actively participate in the repair of the line under the direction of appropriate maintenance personnel as directed.

    8. Assist the machine operators with set-up and changeovers.

    9. Participate in plant safety programs and ensure equipment within the cell is operating in a safe manner. Understand and use the lockout/tag out and bypass system.

    10. Know and understand scrap, up-time, and volume metrics.

    11. Operate equipment to meet production needs of team.

    12. Work overtime as needed by the department.

    13. Actively participate in Continuous Improvement teams and activities, including 5S, blitzes, Shift Start-up, updating PVD boards, etc.

    14. Continuously improve through the KAS program, meeting department goals for completed KAS.

    15. Comply with all local, state, federal, and BD safety regulations, policies, and procedures including RCRA Hazardous Waste regulations.

    16. Comply with all local BD quality policies, procedures, and practices through consistent application of sound quality assurance principles.

    17. Other duties as assigned.



    • Maintain safe work behaviors
    • High quality products manufactured per task documents
    • Meet or exceed department KAS completion goals
    • Ensure optimum equipment efficiency with minimum downtime



    • High School Diploma or GED (minimum requirement)
    • Effective written and oral communication skills (English), basic math skills, and interpersonal skills
    • One to four years' experience in repairing industrial equipment, machinery, and high speed assembly equipment preferred
    • Working knowledge of electronic, pneumatic, hydraulic, and mechanical systems
    • Must be able to follow verbal instructions and understand both metric and American measuring systems

Company Description

BD is a global medical technology company that is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. We lead in patient and healthcare worker safety, and technologies that enable medical research and clinical laboratories. Our innovative solutions help advance medical research and genomics, enhance the diagnosis of infectious disease and cancer, improve medication management, promote infection prevention, equip surgical and interventional procedures, optimize respiratory care and support the management of diabetes.

BD partners with organizations around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues. Our nearly 50,000 associates across 50 countries closely collaborate with customers and partners to help enhance patient outcomes, lower healthcare delivery costs, increase operational efficiencies and expand access to healthcare.

Our state-of-the-art facilities around the globe provide an environment that enables our highly talented and passionate workforce to be the best at their professions. We are always seeking great people to join our company on its journey to greatness.


One of the most highly respected Medical Technology Companies in the world, Becton Dickinson has been leading healthcare safety and technologies for more than a century. We are over 64,000 associates strong and growing!

At BD Becton, Dickinson & Co., you are one person making one big difference. You are a key member of a team that is an important part of a leading, purposeful company committed to advancing the world of health. No matter what role you play, you can be confident that you are improving lives, all over the world. And as you progress with us, your impact will only grow.


BD provides comprehensive total rewards benefits for all of its employees. Most benefits start on day 1 of your employment with BD.

· Competitive pay

· Up to 6 weeks of paid parental leave

· Medical, dental, and vision insurance plans

· Education assistance

· Adoption assistance

· 401K plan with $.75 of every dollar matched up to 6% of compensation

· Basic life and AD&D provided

· Discounted home, auto, and pet insurance plans

· Paid holidays and vacation (pro-rated the first year based on actual start date)

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