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Plant Equipment Tender (1st 520 hrs.)

Company:  Ball Corporation

Kapolei, HI, US, 96707

Date:  Oct 13, 2021
Job Category:  Manufacturing/ Operations
Req. ID:  7412

Ball Corporation manufactures aluminum packaging for beverage, personal care and household products, and provides aerospace and other technologies for commercial and government customers. We have been in business for over 140 years and is leading the charge in creating solutions that keep our planet healthy.  Ball Corp has been nationally recognized as a leading company in the creation of sustainable products (Fast Company World Changing Ideas award) as well as one of America's Best Employers for Diversity (Forbes Magazine.)   Join our team of over 18,000 people worldwide in our quest to make the world a cleaner and healthier place.   BE BIGGER THAN YOURSELF. BE UNSTOPPABLE. BE AN INSPIRATION.  JOIN US IN MAKING THE WORLD A BETTER PLACE.


We have an opening for an Plant Equipment Tender for our Kapolei, Hawaii location.  If you possess an interest and have an aptitude for manufacturing and learning check out the details below.


What will your average week look like?


  • You will operate a forklift during routine performance of duties
  • Unload , receive, inspect, and stage raw materials, scrap, packaging materials, chemicals, and other supplies.
  • You will removes finished products from the production areas ensuring proper identification, banding, and labeling to meet customer specifications.
  • You will be responsible for replenishing supplies in assigned areas.
  • Review warehouse production planning schedule to determine duties for shipping and receiving
  • Ensures finished goods are properly documented for shipment
  • You will coordinates processed scrap materials at bins and hoppers, Bands and stores materials,  loads trucks as necessary
  • Conducts inspection of and routine preventative maintenance on assigned equipment
  • Conducts inspection of materials used for packaging and inspects trailers and air bags
  • You will communicates any machine malfunctions
  • Perform clean-up, painting and housekeeping duties
  • Follow job safety practices, policies, and procedures for safe performance of assignments
  • Must wear appropriate safety glasses, hearing protection, clothing, and footwear in
    appropriate areas and follow safety practices
  • Work a 12 hour rotating shift, it is expected to be 3 on / 3 off. Shifts will rotate from days to nights every 2 weeks.
  • Overtime (time + a half pay) is available each shift worked over 8 hrs.

What are we looking for?

  • High school Diploma or equivalent required


Preferred Qualifications  

  • Ability to learn to identify product defects
  • Ability to pass an approved forklift test
  • Working knowledge of the following areas:  forklift maintenance and operation; rules and regulations for handling batteries or LP gas tanks; knowledge of nomenclature of assigned equipment
  • Follow EHS procedures including maintaining compliance to certification requirements and use appropriate PPE for each assigned task; make recommendations to improve ergonomics, health and safety of work
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Compensation & Benefits:

  • Hiring Salary Range: $19.18 per hour
  • Other Compensation:   This role will be eligible to participate in the annual incentive compensation plan.
  • Regular Full-Time Salaried and Hourly positions: Ball includes a comprehensive benefits structure, Go to our career site and click "Total Rewards" to learn more.


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Equal Opportunity Employer

Minority, Female, Disabled, Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual, Transgender and Veterans

Nearest Major Market: Honolulu
Nearest Secondary Market: Hawaii

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