C. R. Bard, Inc.

  • Material Controls Specialist

    Posted Date 1 month ago(3/19/2018 3:24 PM)
    Industry / Category
    Medical Device/ Production
    Job ID
    Career Level
    Bard Peripheral Vascular
  • Overview

    Becton, Dickinson Interventional (BDI) 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 65,000 people across 50 countries around the world. Founded more than 100 years ago, BDI pioneered many devices that are cornerstones of modern healthcare.  BD - PI is the vascular division within BDI and focusses on interventional products for peripheral arterial disease (PAD), end stage renal disease (ESRD), and Cancer.


    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, respect, and feel valued, acknowledged and rewarded.


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

    Summary of Position with General Responsibilities


    The Material Control Specialist will focus on the manufacturing inventory, purchase orders and work order management of the Tempe site. Analyzing divisional freight spend and tracking the monthly charges will be a critical area of responsibility. The specialist is also responsible for the site’s customs compliance program.

    Essential Job Functions

    • Inventory Management:
      • Maintain Inventory Accuracy in production areas and conduct Cycle Counts in support of this.
      • Keep the MRO (Maintenance, Repair, and Operations) supplies room organized and properly stocked.
    • Manufacturing Work Order Management:
      • Prepare Manufacturing Work Order packets and release them to the shop floor.
      • Assist the team in investigating and correcting material variances.
    • Purchasing:
      • Create Purchase Orders for General Operating Supplies as required.
      • Spend analysis for division freight.
    • Serve as the Site’s customs designee.
      • Represent the Tempe site as the primary contact with internal stakeholders and customs broker.
      • Assist internal customers with their import/export documentation to ensure compliance with all requirements.
      • Establish a standard record keeping process.
      • Prepare documentation and reports for government agencies.
      • Keep informed as to current Laws and Regulations that govern the importation or exportation of medical device, components and tooling.

    Basic Qualifications

    • Solid computer skills: Microsoft Excel experience required, ERP system experience preferred.
    • General experience with inventory management.
    • Experience working in a government regulated industry desired.
    • Customs compliance experience preferred.

    Education and/or Experience

    • Two year college degree or equivalent work experience

    Physical Demands

    While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, sit and use hands to manipulate, handle or feel objects, tools, controls and office equipment.  The employee frequently is required to talk and hear. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel or crouch.

    Work Environment

    • BD is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer that values and actively seeks diversity in the workforce.
    • While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be in an open cubicle environment. Candidate must be able to work in a team-oriented, fast-paced environment.
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