Apply now »

Technical Manager

Company:  Ball Corporation

Bellegarde sur Valserine, FR, 1201

Date:  7 May 2024
Job Category:  Manufacturing/ Operations
Req ID:  35896

Further your career at Ball, a world leader in manufacturing sustainable aluminium packaging. Achieve extraordinary things when you join our team, and make a difference in your professional development, the community, and around the globe!

Ball is thrilled to receive Newsweek's 2023 Top 100 Global Most Loved Workplace award! As a sustainable product leader, we have over 21,000 global team members. From endlessly recyclable aluminum cans, and cups, to aerosol bottles, our goal is to contribute to a better community, society, and world.

Position overview:


Serve all employees by maintaining and improving production equipment, tooling, infrastructure, utilities, the spare parts store and by providing energy through teamwork and commitment to achieve high levels of EHS, quality, and TRS performance. Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and help our organization achieve world-class performance as a reliable supplier, and drive our business model and objectives by maximizing efficiency and profitability.


Key responsibilities include:


  • Define and implement the site's maintenance policy with a view to rationalization: cost optimization, availability and reliability of production lines, utilities and infrastructures.
  • Manage investment projects to promote process-product innovation and the long-term viability of the site.
  • Promote safety, health, security, quality and the environment in the design and maintenance of facilities, in the direct and cross-functional management of people.
  • Build and organize maintenance and tooling shifts and day shifts to cover all the department's missions.
  • Mobilize staff by setting objectives, assessing and developing skills, and providing individual recognition.
  • Contribute, with the departments concerned, to improve technical performance and working conditions (safety, health, environment).
  • Manage performance indicators within the scope of responsibility to ensure that objectives are met: MTTR, breakdown rate, maintenance costs, spare parts value, etc.
  • Participate in drawing up maintenance and tooling budgets. Participate in drawing up investment plans. Deploy engineering projects.
  • Report on performance and CAPEX.
  • Provide technical assistance to the EHS Manager, and participate in Safety committee meetings.
  • Organize communication with the team, and pass on general information on plant and department operations and results.


Experience and skills required:


  • Higher education in maintenance, electrical engineering, mechanics or equivalent (engineers school)
  • 5 to 10 years of experience, in a similar position 
  • Strong technical knowledge and Continuous Improvement Experience
  • Experienced with Office, SAP, CAD software, Project Management System
  • Project and Budget Management
  • Fluent in French and English


Ball Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We actively encourage applications from everybody, regardless of gender, age, ethnicity, faith, ability, or orientation.

When you join Ball you belong to a team of over 21,000 members worldwide. Our products range from infinitely recyclable aluminium cans, cups to aerosol bottles solutions that enable our customers to contribute to a better world.

Each of us has a deep commitment to diversity and inclusion which is the foundation of our culture of belonging. Everyone at Ball is making a difference by doing what we love. Because what we create may change, but what we will always make is a difference.

Please note the advertised job title might vary from the job title on the contract due to local job title structure and global HR systems.

No agencies please.


Apply now »