Receptionist – 1st shift Job at BD – 3.8 in Columbus, NE

Job Description

Job Description Summary

Job Description

Job Grade: JG1

PCP Level: NA

This position is fulltime BD Associate with hours of 7:30 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday with an hour lunch.


The main purpose of this position is to maintain security to the building by monitoring access to the doors for associates and visitors (contractors, auditors, etc.).

This role is the first point of contact for all individuals visiting our plant and is the welcoming face of BD to greet and assist the visitors in helping them find their host and/or any other assistance that may be required.

Additionally, this role includes, answering switchboard calls.

As time allows, this role will support other functions with administrative tasks.

Ensures compliance with BD quality systems, policies, procedures, and best practices, and all local, state, federal and BD safety regulations, policies and procedures.

Regular, punctual attendance is an essential job function.

Willing and able to uphold BD Values.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Giving access to associates and visitors to our plant, followed by welcoming and assisting them with their request, giving badges, signing them in and contacting their host (if needed).

Answering incoming calls and connecting them with appropriate individual.

Maintaining strict confidentiality due to the nature of some information being processed.

Assisting with communication process for associate awareness, mailings, postings, etc.

Providing administrative, data entry and project support for all functional areas as requested.

Supporting the recruitment and new hire processes, including on-roll paperwork, training materials, interview coordination, badges, etc.

Processing door security and badge requests.

Assisting in planning and supporting activities for associates.

Supporting safety, health and wellness, and other programs as requested.

Other duties as required to support the needs of the business.

Prompt and professional processing of visitors and incoming calls.

Effective and efficient administrative support for all plant functional areas.

Must be comfortable communicating with all levels of the organization.

Meet or exceed operational objectives (i.e. Safety, quality, production, cost, etc.)

Minimum requirements:
High School Diploma/GED

Ability to read, write and speak English

Administrative experience in a busy office environment that utilizes the latest technologies with demonstrated prioritization practices

At BD, we strive to make healthcare a priority for our associates and their families. We have a variety of plans including a new HSA Basic plan option with Cigna.

$0 payroll contributions if your salary is below $50,000

Plan covers 100% preventative care (annual wellness exam, and immunizations)

Visit any provider

If you meet the eligibility and enrollment requirements, your coverage begins on your date of hire or the date you become a benefits-eligible associate.

One of the most highly respected Medical Technology Companies in the world, Becton Dickinson has been leading healthcare safety and technologies for more than a century. We are over 64,000 associates strong and growing!

At BD Becton, Dickinson & Co., you are one person making one big difference. You are a key member of a team that is an important part of a leading, purposeful company committed to advancing the world of health. No matter what role you play, you can be confident that you are improving lives, all over the world. And as you progress with us, your impact will only grow.

BD provides comprehensive total rewards benefits for all of its employees. Most benefits start on day 1 of your employment with BD.

Competitive pay

Up to 6 weeks of paid parental leave

Medical, dental, and vision insurance plans

Education assistance ($5250.00 per year)

Adoption assistance

401K plan with $.75 of every dollar matched up to 6% of compensation

Basic life and AD&D provided

Discounted home, auto, and pet insurance plans

Paid holidays and vacation (pro-rated the first year based on actual start date)

Excited to grow your career?

We value our talented employees, and whenever possible strive to help one of our associates grow professionally before recruiting new talent to our open positions. If you think the open position you see is right for you, we encourage you to apply!

Our people make all the difference in our success.


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.

Primary Work Location

USA NE – Columbus (West)

Additional Locations

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Company: BD – 3.8

Company Location:  Columbus, NE

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