BARD has now joined 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.
Vascular Access Devices, a sub-business unit of Medication Delivery Solutions, focuses on developing, manufacturing, and distributing high-quality medical devices used by clinicians throughout the worldwide healthcare industry to access a patient’s vasculature. Our devices assist in the delivery of chemotherapy, blood products, antibiotics, and nutrition.
This position is primarily responsible for fabrication of class 101, 102, 103, and 104 injection molds which address production volumes from 100k to over 1 million cycles. The highest levels of accuracy, precision, quality, workmanship, and attention to detail all apply to the mold making position.
Other duties include developing prototype and production gauge and mold tooling concepts, making tool material and heat treatment recommendations, providing gauge and mold design for manufacture and assembly recommendations, and performing final mold tooling assembly and evaluation. A mold maker will likely specialize and become a department expert on a core production mold making technology such as hard milling, wire EDM, and/or sinker EDM.
This position assists R&D Engineering with optimum project and program tooling requirements, process development, and tooling and process qualification to support the short and long term needs and goals of the business. The incumbent will play a significant role and make meaningful contributions to designing, developing, qualifying, and sustaining unique manufacturing process and technologies.
The incumbent must perform with minimal supervision and be capable of working with small precision components with close tolerances. Demonstrated CAD/CAM proficiency, a willingness and ability to learn, and ability mentor and develop others are all essential skills and capabilities. Good communication and organizational skills and the ability to contribute in a cross functional team environment are also all essential skills and capabilities.
The following duties and responsibilities are intended to be representative of the work performed by the incumbent(s) in this position and are not all-inclusive. The omission of a specific duty or responsibility will not preclude it from the position.
The incumbent must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the duties and responsibilities.
This position is principally in a machine shop environment and requires the incumbent to sit, stand and perform some general office functions. The incumbent may also be required to lift up to twenty five pounds occasionally. The incumbent may be required to stand for extended periods of time. Bending, stooping and reaching are also frequently required.
The ideal candidate must be able to work in a team oriented, fast paced environment. Bard Access Systems is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer that values and actively seeks diversity in the workforce.