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TECHNOLOGIST, AUTOMATION

Req #: JR - 021836 Location: Aibonito, Puerto Rico Job Category: Engineering Date Posted: 06/10/2020

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Being an Engineer at Baxter means you play a critical role in helping us achieve our mission to save and sustain lives. From innovative product design through to production and patient delivery, our Engineers are key to delivering results for our customers and patients worldwide.


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    Full Time


  • Job Level:
    Mid-Level

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What makes a successful Engineer at Baxter? Take a look at some of the top traits we’re looking for and see if you’re a fit.

  • Problem Solver
  • Analytical Thinker
  • Data Driven
  • Solution Focused & Results Oriented
  • Collaborative
  • Innovative

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Our company is enriched by a diverse population of individuals in more than 100 countries that work to solve, innovate, manufacture and drive better healthcare options for patients around the world.

Meet Sarah – (center) with members of the Baxter Engineering team who initiated a corporate partnership with Society of Women Engineers.

“Initially I thought I would go to medical school and become a doctor, but I remember calling my mom sophomore year in college and saying ‘I’m going to miss my math.’ I realized at that moment that I preferred to be behind the scenes helping patients by making products that will save them.”

Meet Anwesha – recently promoted to Manager, she leads a team of software engineers for our Medication Delivery business.

“I grew up in a small coastal town in India called Bhubaneswar, where we have our own traditions and culture. I think this has helped me grow personally and professionally. Working with a global team at Baxter, my background helps me to be open, appreciate and relate to people from all different places.”

Meet Sam – he has been with Baxter for over 15 years, working as an Engineering Technologist in Round Lake, IL, US.

“I have a wonderful team. They have been flexible and open to the differences in communication methods and work style necessary for me to excel. If I didn’t have that support, I wouldn’t be where I am now and I wouldn’t have been able to advance within the company. I’m proud to work at Baxter.”

Meet Erika – she has been an engineer in Round Lake, IL, US for over four years, promoted to Senior Principal Engineer in 2019.

“My involvement with National Society of Black Engineers outside of work has afforded me the opportunity to manage Baxter’s external partnership with the organization, exposing us to networking and talent that can help drive diversity and innovation, and providing opportunities for more community engagement and involvement, which I know a lot of my colleagues like.”

Quotes

Our company is enriched by a diverse population of individuals in more than 100 countries that work to solve, innovate, manufacture and drive better healthcare options for patients around the world.

Meet Sarah – (center) with members of the Baxter Engineering team who initiated a corporate partnership with Society of Women Engineers.

“Initially I thought I would go to medical school and become a doctor, but I remember calling my mom sophomore year in college and saying ‘I’m going to miss my math.’ I realized at that moment that I preferred to be behind the scenes helping patients by making products that will save them..”

Meet Anwesha – recently promoted to Manager, she leads a team of software engineers for our Medication Delivery business.

“I grew up in a small coastal town in India called Bhubaneswar, where we have our own traditions and culture. I think this has helped me grow personally and professionally. Working with a global team at Baxter, my background helps me to be open, appreciate and relate to people from all different places.”

Meet Sam – he has been with Baxter for over 15 years, working as an engineering technologist in Round Lake, IL, US.

“I have a wonderful team. They have been flexible and open to the differences in communication methods and work style necessary for me to excel. If I didn’t have that support, I wouldn’t be where I am now and I wouldn’t have been able to advance within the company. I’m proud to work at Baxter.”

Meet Erika – she has been an engineer in Round Lake, IL, US for over four years, promoted to Senior Principal Engineer in 2019.

“My involvement with National Society of Black Engineers outside of work has afforded me the opportunity to manage Baxter’s external partnership with the organization, exposing us to networking and talent that can help drive diversity and innovation, and providing opportunities for more community engagement and involvement, which I know a lot of my colleagues like.”

TECHNOLOGIST, AUTOMATION

Req # JR - 021836 Location Puerto Rico Job Category Engineering Date posted 06/10/2020

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We believe every person deserves a chance for a healthy life, free from illness and full of possibility. We see a world full of healing, with viable care options available to those with limited choices today. We envision new ways of providing physicians, pharmacists and nurses with technologies that not only treat chronic diseases, but also work to prevent them. We’re looking for team members who are motivated to learn, grow and innovate, while making a meaningful difference for millions of people around the world.

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RESUMEN GENERAL (SUMMARY):

Examine, diagnose and correct operational problems related to the equipment in the process of manufacturing and plant building areas. Validate project to improve efficiency of the production machine.

TAREAS Y RESPONSABILIDADES (DUTIES AND RESPONSABILITIES):

Must develop modification of components for manufacturing machines. Review specifications of blue prints of mechanical and electrical components of machines.

Must understand logical sequence of any programmable controller. On new automated machine must be capable of troubleshoot pneumatic, electrical & mechanical systems.

Must install new machines. Must insure their proper operation in compliance with quality and manufacturing procedures.

Must repair and provide maintenance to equipment, machinery by the utilization of sophisticated testing equipment, and specialized manuals.

Must support production lines to maintain machines and manufacturing equipment working in excellent conditions.

Disassemble equipment or machinery, disconnect controls and remove defective parts so they may be repaired or substituted and perform preventive maintenance according to established standards.

Must complete validation execution on new or existing machines.

Prepare documentation of all changes performed on the equipment, including mechanical, electrical blue prints.

Must provide training to machine operators and technicians.

Perform other duties as assigned.

Manually document (ex: checker chart) and/or electronically (ex: POMs) the required information to comply applicable procedures and specifications. This information includes but is not limited to process parameters, lots, amount of production, and others.

12. Responsible for conducting EHS inspections to identify and correct safety hazards and environmental aspects. Follow the EHS applicable procedures, and analyze EHS incidents (including near misses) to find causes and take corrective action.

EDUCACIÓN Y/O EXPERIENCIA (EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE):

Bachelor Degree in Electronic Engineering Technology. and 0-1 years related experience (in house. co-op or acquired outside).

CUALIFICACIONES (QUALIFICATIONS):

Person must be prepared to assume superior responsibilities. Knowledge on computer and programmable Controller Software.  Must be available to work irregular hours. Perform jobs in other plants or departments when needed. Must be able to travel. Exposure to noise and high temperatures work area conditions. Must comply with plant safety procedures, good manufacturing practices. Work under pressure of dead lines of projects.  Work with minimum supervision and self started.  Good interpersonal skills.

IDIOMA (LANGUAGE):

Able to read, write, speak and understand English at a good comprehensive level.

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