BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Material Handler III in Sparks, Maryland

Job Description Summary

Job Description

Works on assignments that are moderately complex in nature where ability to recognize deviation from accepted practice is required. Uses judgement requiring location and storage of items, proper packaging, methods of movement of material, and release of materials. Ability to work independently as required. May receive general supervision with little instruction of routine work. May coordinate and/or execute special projects as required by the department. Performs administrative and physical task involved in shipping, receiving, storing, supplying materials, parts and supplies to operators work stations and distribution centers. Uses hand/or electric truck including forklifts, turret trucks, order pickers and other motorized vehicles requiring licenses. May prepare goods for final shipment (domestic and international). Keeps accurate logs. Is knowledgeable of receiving and/or distribution functions, packaging equipment and UPS systems. May require familiarity with sampling and inspection procedures and assisting in monitoring of the quality of finished products in accordance with Good Manufacturing Practices, (GMP). Maybe responsible for conducting cycle counts to maintain accurate inventories. May train at implement functions in SAP. Effectively works in a team setting supporting team goals and objectives. Makes effective decisions relative to position requirements.


  • High School diploma or equivalent and one to two years of experience in a manufacturing enviroment required.

  • Basic proficiency with personal computer and basic use of a windows environment is required- i.e. MS Word and MS Excel.

  • Lifting or moving 5 to 25 pounds continuously, 25 to 60 pounds frequently is required.

  • Reading, writing, and basic arithmetic skills required.

  • Forklift license required or ability to obtain license within one month of hire.

  • Ability to safely operate all required equipment and use packaging equipment, UPS and/or computer system is required.

  • Must be able to pay continuous attention to detail operations requiring some diversification and approach to fairly routine processes.

Primary Work LocationUSA MD - Baltimore

Additional Locations

Work Shift2nd Shift 4pm-12am (United States of America)

Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status