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Maintenance Machinist

Company:  Ball Corporation
Location: 

Kent, WA, US, 98032

Date:  Sep 19, 2021
Job Category:  Manufacturing/ Operations
Req. ID:  11440

Do you want to work for a world-leading manufacturer who strives to build a better future through sustainability and innovation? Are you looking for a new challenge in a stable, fast-growing sector?

 

Join us, and build your career by helping us build the future.

 

We are a global leader in sustainable products with more than 21,000 team members worldwide. From infinitely recyclable aluminum cans, cups, and aerosol bottles, to aerospace solutions that enable our customers to have a deeper understanding of our planet and the universe. We produce all these incredible things with one unique purpose: crafting a better community, a better society, a better world.

 

Moreover, each of us has a deep commitment to diversity and inclusion which is the foundation of our culture of belonging. And everyone at Ball is an everyday champion, making a difference by doing what we love.

 

We lead with our heads and our hearts and combine innovative thinking with a spirit of resiliency that keeps us moving forward in a relentless pursuit of new ways to make life, and the world, better. Whether we’re developing packaging that’s infinitely recyclable or aerospace innovations. Because what we create may change, but what we will always make is a difference.

 

 

Primary Purpose of the Position:

Performs tasks and provides services to support the plant's production goals, overall business plans and objectives as directed.

 

What will your respinsibilities look like?

  • Selects tools, speeds and feed rates for efficient machining. Machines parts to precision requirements of tolerance and finish.
  • Sets up and operates machine tools, lathes, grinders, mills, and hones.
  • Repairs and maintains all assigned machines and equipment.
  • Interprets drawings, calculates and determines indices, tapers and other dimensions to be used for part(s).
  • Receives tools and paperwork; establishes and maintains logbooks.
  • Performs dismantling, fitting or assembly work required for maintenance or production equipment.
  • Accesses, inputs, and retrieves information from the computer.
  • Assists in inspection of tooling and operates most inspection equipment.
  • Required to work assigned schedule or 12-hour shifts, 4 days on 4 off.
  • Incumbent must be able to work overtime on a regular basis and/or be on call as directed by management.

 

What are we looking for?

  • High school diploma or education equivalent required.
  • Broad training in a related field (not CNC) usually acquired through college level work or equivalent.
  • Job-related experience for 5 years minimum.
  • Ability to apply independent evaluation, selection, and substantial adaptation and modification of standard machining techniques, procedures, and criteria.
  • Ability to demonstrate skill in operation of grinders, lathes, drill presses, and other machine shop equipment, working to tolerances of up to ± .00050.

 

Compensation & Benefits

  • Starting Hourly Rate - $33.86
  • Job Grade:  Production on Pay Scale  
  • 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.

 

 Ball Corporation has been made aware of reports involving fraudulent job offers. These often appear legitimate, but Ball does not make job offers until after a candidate has submitted a job application and has participated in a face-to-face interview (In person or via WebEx).  All email correspondence from Ball Corporation ends in “@ball.com.” Please also be advised that Ball will never request payment or require candidates to deposit a check during the recruitment and onboarding processes.  If you have questions about any open positions at Ball, please visit our careers website at https://jobs.ball.com/.

 

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Equal Opportunity Employer

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


Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue

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