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Production Technician (Entry Level) - Sterile Products Lab Military

BD Chicago, IL
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Production Technician (Entry Level) - Sterile Products Lab Military - all candidates and Veterans Welcome!

  • The Production Technician, Sterile Products Lab is responsible for the assembly of quality products during customer order fulfillment efficiently, accurately, safely and on time. Operates assembly equipment and in-process instrumentation to manufacture medical devices in accordance to current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP), company policy and safety regulations. Position requires direct supervision or oversight by a senior employee.

Job Description


  • Perform a variety of routine and complex duties in the configuration of finished product assembly for customer orders including:
    • Operate custom automated equipment
    • Performing in-process tests
    • Measuring and assaying finished product
    • Assemble and package medical devices
    • Operate radiation detection equipment
    • Recording manufacturing data
  • Maintain a clean and safe work environment
  • Stock and replenish supplies as necessary
  • Follows established manufacturing procedures, inventory control procedures and Quality System Regulations
  • Follow established Safety and Health Physics procedures and regulations
  • Work as a team with other technicians to ensure downtimes are kept to a minimum and improve operational efficiencies
  • Operate under direct supervision
  • Inform Team Leader or Production Supervisor of any problems pertaining to production, parts, equipment or processes
  • Perform other duties as needed within the facility

QUALIFICATIONS of the Production Technician

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.



  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Basic computer skills


  • College degree
  • Experience in a pharmaceutical or pharmacy related environment
  • Experience in medical device manufacturing
  • Experience in a production environment
  • Experience handling small parts
  • Experience handling low-level radioactive materials


Ability to accurately understand and follow both oral and written instructions in English.


Basic mathematical abilities of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division are required.


Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in oral, written, or diagram form. Ability to solve practical job-related problems, or recognize the need to ask supervision for assistance.


Handling of tweezers to pick up small parts

Physical ability to lift 50lbs from the floor to waste level

Able to reach around shielding to handle small parts

Adequate vision to be able to work with small parts


Work area is a lab setting containing radioactive materials

Shift work as necessary


Why Work Here?

Don't just make a living...Make A Difference! Our team is growing and we invite you to learn more about this exciting opportunity!

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. ABOUT BECTON DICKINSON (BD): 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. BENEFITS: 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)


Chicago, IL