BD associates volunteer with non-profit Eva's Village on their workforce development program helping people develop career skills

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BD volunteers fight homelessness and poverty with Evas Village

BD volunteers fight homelessness and poverty with Eva's Village

Many women who work at BD enjoy making a positive difference through their career via various volunteering initiatives. For example, a group of BD associates worked with Eva's Village in their workforce development program, helping community members recovering from addiction develop skills for re-entry into the workforce.

Helping to fight homelessness and poverty

Eva's Village is a comprehensive non-profit social service organization dedicated to fighting homelessness and poverty. Eva's Village provides a recovery-oriented community of supportive services which include food, shelter, addiction and mental health treatment, childcare, job training, medical and dental care, and housing.

BD's focus on community impact has been recognized by Corporate Responsibility Magazine when BD was named on its 100 Best Corporate Citizens list.

Discover why women love working at BD

As well these fantastic volunteering opportunities, there are many other exciting reasons why women love working at BD.

Read nine of many reasons why ambitious women should join the BD team and watch the video below - then check out some exciting job opportunities at BD.

Why join BD?

  • You can make a difference: At BD, your efforts and expertise will count for something special, every day. Everyone at BD contributes to advancing the world of health; to saving and improving lives. BD envisions a world where its solutions advance healthcare and improve worker and patient safety
  • Be rewarded and looked after: BD proactively supports the health and wellbeing of its associates, with perks such as on-site gyms, canteens and complementary initiatives in many sites. In addition to a competitive salary and benefits, employees can also take part in the Global Share Incentive Programme.
  • Support and flexibility: BD has global flexible working policies and aims to help associates balance work and life commitments. BD welcomes all individuals and supports every associate to be their best and reach their potential through relevant opportunities and development.
  • Share BD’s growth: BD is a solid, established and leading company with year-on-year growth achieves through organic expansion and strategic acquisition. BD thrives on the knowledge that its associates give the company competitive advantage.
  • Develop your career: BD’s career development opportunities are world-class and include BD University courses led by BD senior leaders. There are potential opportunities for international secondments, sponsorship for further studies and a number of mentorship programmes.
  • Enjoy global diversity: BD’s global reach comes from 65,000 associates across 50 countries. Team members collaborate with colleagues from around the world in an environment where everyone’s input is valued and associates are encouraged to be themselves.
  • Share BD’s pride: BD is recognised as a leader for innovation, quality and partnership with its customers. BD leads in patient and healthcare worker safety and as a result has won numerous awards – at BD, everyone is driven to make a difference.
  • Enjoy clear leadership: Glassdoor shows that more than 80 per cent of BD’s approve of the company’s CEO. BD regularly communicates progress regarding its vision and strategy, and has invested heavily in developing its leaders, so they can inspire and serve BD associates and customers.
  • Shape the future: BD wants it works to challenge the company; the share their perspectives and ideas so that BD can continue to listen and grow. Working for BD, you will be listened to and invited to participate in its associate engagement surveys. Help BD to shape a better future for all concerned.

Grow and develop your career at BD

BD is always looking for talented women for roles including sales and marketing, engineering, manufacturing, corporate functions and shared services - so join them around the world. 

Sound like you? Then search and apply for BD jobs today. 


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