BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) PQS Operator in Dun Laoghaire, Ireland

Job Description Summary

Immediate vacancies have arisen for experienced operators to work on a 4 cycle shift pattern in our Dun Laoghaire site. This is a 12 month contract role.

Job Description

Main Duties/Responsibilities

  • The Operator will carry out the full range of responsibilities and duties required to meet current and future operational needs. This includes monitoring and maintaining production and quality performance to meet specified standards.

  • Routine adjustments, repairs and maintenance of machines will be carried out by Operators.

  • Operators will carry out all duties in line with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and will record production and testing data in line with Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).

  • Operators will use existing technology and will embrace any requirements to acquire additional skills for new tools/equipment etc.

  • Operators will participate in initiatives, projects & teams as required including Continuous Improvement, QIP (Quality Improvement Programme), Lean and 6 Sigma type teams.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Leaving Certificate or substantial GMP manufacturing experience required. Third level qualification in a technical discipline an advantage.

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a regulated manufacturing/production environment is required.

  • Previous shift work experience is required.

  • Experience of working in a highly automated and high speed environment would be a distinct advantage.

  • Ability to work primarily on your own initiative but experience working as part of a team will be required occasionally.

  • Knowledge of using IT systems such as manufacturing execution systems, online self-service portals, training systems and barcode scanners required.

  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as the ability to accurately document work performed.

  • A proven ability and willingness to learn.

  • Previous experience working in a controlled clean room environment an advantage

Primary Work Location

IRL Dun Laoghaire - Pottery Road

Additional Locations

Work Shift

BD is a leading global medical technology company that creates medical technology, devices and laboratory equipment for a variety of needs across the healthcare continuum. At BD, we are looking for candidates who possess passion, innovative solutions and a commitment to our one mission of improving access to groundbreaking medical and biotechnology services for people near and far, delivering state-of-the-art technology and cutting-edge research in the battle to fight and cure infectious diseases. With a global reach that extends across 50 countries worldwide, our network of professionals collaborates on effective measures to deliver enhanced patient quality such as lower health care delivery costs, improved health care and safety, and expanded health care for all. Join our company and see how you can become a part of one global mission to make a difference in human health.