B. Braun Medical Inc.
With a nationwide sales team and several manufacturing locations, B. Braun Medical has become a leading full-line supplier of healthcare products and services in the U.S. The company is committed to delivering innovative products and services with unmatched quality, superior technology, and cost-effectiveness, while maintaining environmental responsibility. Through its Sharing Expertise® initiative, B. Braun promotes best practices for continuous improvement of healthcare products and services. B. Braun employs over 4,500 people in the USA. B. Braun Medical Inc. began its operations in the USA in 1957. Initially, the company manufactured and sold disposable plastic syringes. During the 1980s and early 1990s, the company undertook several expansions and enlarged its product line of disposable medical devices. With the acquisition of McGaw, Inc. in 1997, including Central Admixture Pharmacy Services, Inc. (CAPS®), B. Braun dramatically broadened its product lines and services to U.S. customers.
U.S. Facilities and Operations:
Supporting product sales are a network of nationwide marketing and manufacturing locations. Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, is home to the U.S. Corporate Headquarters along with the marketing offices of the Hospital, Outpatient Markets (OPM), Renal Therapies, Vascular Interventional, International, and OEM Divisions. Central Admixture Pharmacy Services, Inc.(CAPS®) is also managed from this location. The nearby Allentown, Pennsylvania, facility manufactures Needle-free products, IV Safety Catheters, Anesthesia Systems, Introducers, Pharmacy Admixture products. Vascular products including Right Heart Catheters and Interventional Accessories are also manufactured in Allentown. The Irvine, California facility produces IV Solutions, Basic and Specialty Nutrition, Drug Delivery, and BTC products. Infusion Pump Systems are manufactured in Carrollton, Texas and IV administration and IV and Irrigation sets are produced in the Dominican Republic.
The Human Resources Manager directs and coordinates the activities of the human resources and office services departments at the Carrollton, TX plant.
Responsibilities: Essential Duties
Responsible for all hiring activities for the division. Contacts various sources of labor supply to recruit personnel. Interviews job applicants, checks personal qualifications against job requirements, refers applicants to plant management personnel, and conducts reference checks on candidates. Oversees new hire orientation. Analyzes current resources and makes recommendations on changes for more effective utilization. Coordinates the use of temporary personnel.
Ensures that all employees and job applicants are treated fairly and equitable without regard to sex, race, color, religion, or national origin in areas including employment opportunities, compensation, development, employee relations and disciplinary actions. Monitors the division\u2019s affirmative action plans. Trains supervisory personnel on EEO/AA practices. Serves as company representative on issues related to the EEOC and various employment charges against the division.
Administers all salary activity for the division. Conducts and participates in wage surveys for all levels of jobs. Reviews and updates position descriptions as necessary.
Responsible for orientation and enrollment of all new hires in benefit programs. Communicates changes in the benefits programs to Dallas personnel. Maintains the processing and record keeping of various benefits programs. Investigates benefit issues with corporate as well as with the carrier.
Administers employee performance review program. Trains management on effective uses of the review program. Counsels with managers, supervisors, and employees on various performance issues. Oversees disciplinary programs to ensure compliance with legal and company guidelines. Directs terminations for the division.
Plans and directs company sponsored events and programs to promote morale.
Investigates all accidents and injuries for the division. Completes and files all related reports with state agencies. Administers employee safety and health programs. Administers hazardous waste program for division. Ensures all state and federal laws regarding usage, storage and disposal of chemicals are complied with. Completes and files various reports with local, state, and federal agencies. Interfaces with governmental agencies and insurance carriers on health and safety related issues.
Directs activities of the division\u2019s training programs to assure maximum effectiveness of employees. Recommends programs as needed per performance reviews. Maintains training records per GMP/ISO guidelines. Instructs training programs when applicable.
Investigates security-related complaints from employees. Maintains division\u2019s employee badge program.
Expertise: Knowledge & Skills
Must have excellent command of all employment laws and regulations.
Knowledge of compensation analysis
Knowledge of safety related laws and regulations.
Must have exceptional interpersonal skills.
Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Must have excellent problem solving skills.
Expertise: Qualifications - Experience/Training/Education/Etc
Bachelor\u2019s degree in Human Resources Management or a related field.
Minimum of 4-7 years HR experience
Experience providing HR support to remote service and/or customer service employees
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands to handle or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.
Braun offers an excellent benefits package, which includes healthcare, a 401(k) plan, and tuition reimbursement. To learn more about B. Braun and our safety healthcare products or view a listing of our employment opportunities, please visit us on the internet at www.bbraunusa.com Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities /Women/ Veterans/Disabled
Through its \u201cSharing Expertise®\u201d initiative, B. Braun promotes best practices for continuous improvement of healthcare products and services.
Responsibilities: Other Duties:
The preceding functions have been provided as examples of the types of work performed by employees assigned to this position. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed in this description are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Management reserves the right to add, modify, change or rescind the work assignments of different positions due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
B. Braun Medical Inc.
Website : http://www.bbraunusa.com/
One of the biggest challenges facing health care providers today is enhancing safety and patient care while managing workflow efficiencies. As a division of the 13th largest global medical device manufacturer, B. Braun Medical Inc. (B.Braun) is uniquely poised to address this challenge. Guided by our Sharing Expertise® philosophy, B.Braun leads the way in developing infusion therapy and pain management products and services that meet the highest standards for quality, safety, sustainability and efficiency.