BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Senior Engineer - Automation, MES in Tuas, Singapore

Job Description Summary

Responsible to lead MES program implementation and for providing technical support in the areas of manufacturing, process control to the assigned departments / projects to achieve targets for quality, output, waste, machine stoppages, machine efficiency & reliability and cost reduction activities.

Job Description

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead the Apriso Site Team in the MES system (Apriso) plant wide implementation.

  • Develop & conduct technical trainings, for MES System for Production Technicians, Technical Specialists to ensure they are qualified to carry out their assigned responsibilities.

  • Explore opportunities to utilize the MES system to drive operational effectiveness for the plant.

  • Provide support for Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) plant wide implementation.

  • Identify opportunities for process, equipment enhancement, to deliver the departmental objectives.

  • Participate actively in and contribute to Resource Team activities to meet overall departmental goals.

  • Provide assistance to develop engineering bench strength across all value streams.

  • Perform experimental testing to approve change of existing process and co-ordinate with relevant supporting services such as material, facilities, quality for implementation of project.

  • Participate in cost reduction activities involving equipment modification / improvement.

  • Involve in write-up of specifications for new equipment and participate in the subsequent installation, debugging and commissioning to ensure the new equipment can achieve the performance levels as per the specifications.

  • Provide project leadership and management in design and development of the Control System, and accountable for project completion date, capital investment and overall equipment effectiveness are consistently met.

  • Participate or drive continuous improvement initiatives/activities.

  • Safety & ISO 14001 Environmental accountability: Ensure a safe, healthy and environmentally-friendly workplace by observing Company‚Äôs rules and procedures. Active involvement in prevention, elimination of potential safety hazards and participation in activities which promotes recycling, replacement and reduction of resource materials.

  • Safety & health accountability: Safety and health are important to BD and we encourage the observance of all safety programs and training assigned to you. Such programs are to be attended in a timely manner to ensure that work tasks carried out are in accordance to our safety guidelines and SOPs.

  • Perform any other tasks as assigned.

Key Competencies & Requirements

  • Bachelor Degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering couple with 2 plus years of experience or Diploma qualified with 8 plus years of related experience.

  • Strategic thinking, strong leadership and results oriented.

  • Ability to interact well with internal and external personnel at all levels.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication.

  • Ability to learn quickly and adjust personally and to manage change.

  • Able to influence those who do not have direct reporting relationship.

Primary Work Location

SGP Tuas - Tuas Plant

Additional Locations

Work Shift

SG Normal Office 0745-1645 (Singapore)

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.