Associate Director, Manufacturing Technology Innovation
Job Description Summary
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BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. We have over 65,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues.
Our people make all the difference in our success.
Reporting to the Senior Director of WW Manufacturing Technology Innovation (MTI), MDS. This position is responsible to develop and direct MTI Engineering resources relating to the development, introduction, scale up and transfer of manufacturing processes for productions of BD Infusion Disposable products. This role is also responsible to support the improvement of existing manufacturing processes.
Provides technical leadership, develops strategies and implement plans to facilitate rapid product/process/molding/extrusion/automation development and smooth technology transfer to manufacturing sites.
Participates in the direction of product development and the MTI engineering team is responsible to represent manufacturing in the Design of new products and the Design of product changes – design for manufacturability.
Initiates, directs and prioritizes new or improved manufacturing process and equipment development programs for the Infusion Disposables business.
Directs the assessment and application of manufacturing technologies on new products to ensure their successful implementation into manufacturing.
Nature of the role requires the ability to influence peers, leaders, and subordinates to provide information and support to initiatives for the good of the overall organization.
Work closely with leaders in R&D, Procurement, Quality, Operations, Plant Management and the Infusion Disposables business teams.
Establish and control department expense and capital budgets to ensure effective accomplishment of goals.
Directs manufacturing technology competitive intelligence activities.
Evaluates outside manufacturing technologies and fosters acquisition through purchase or licensing arrangements.
Promotes a technical culture that focuses on teamwork and the ability to work across locations as well as departmental and functional lines
Comply with all local, state, federal, and BD safety regulations, policies, and procedures including HCRA Hazardous Waste regulations.
Comply with all local BD quality policies, procedures, and practices through consistent application of sound quality assurance principles.
Other duties as assigned.
B.S. technical field (Engineering preferred) or equivalent experience.
15 years progressively responsible broad engineering and management experience in medical device R&D and manufacturing.
Demonstrated ability to lead a team that will be responsible for all phases of projects (from manufacturing support for product development to implementation in production).
Demonstrated experience in the specifying, selection, development, installation and running of high volume production cells which include (molding, extrusion, assembly, packaging).
Experience in Six Sigma
Fluent in Spanish preferred
Ability to travel 25% of the time
WHY JOIN US?
A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that empowers you to bring your authentic self to work. Here our associates can fulfill their life’s purpose through the work that they do every day.
You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture. Our Total Rewards program — which includes competitive pay, benefits, continuous learning, recognition, career growth, and life balance components — is designed to support the varying needs of our diverse and global associates.
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Primary Work LocationUSA CA - San Diego TC Bldg C&D
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