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Chemical Process Journeyman

Company:  Ball Corporation
Location: 

Middletown, NY, US, 10940

Date:  Sep 25, 2021
Job Category:  Manufacturing/ Operations
Req. ID:  7712

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.

 

Job Description:

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

 

What will you be responsible for?

  • Complies with established job safety practices, policies and procedures a specified in plant and corporate directives for the safe performance of the work assignment.
  • Required to work assigned schedule of rotating 12 hour shift 7am to 7pm to 7am on a 4 day on 4 day off rotating schedule and or be on call as directed by management.
  • Supports and follows the guidelines of the food safety system.
  • Performs various manual or mechanical production and support functions by operating, adjusting, and repairing the production and support equipment to meet customer specifications.
  • Receives, stores, and handles hazardous and non-hazardous acids, caustics, oils and other process materials keeping accurate records of all materials received and shipped.
  • Monitors and adjusts wastewater systems and sludge removal for EPA compliance.
  • Advises management of any violations of environmental procedures regarding labeling, storage or spills of hazardous and non-hazardous materials.
  • Performs preventative maintenance on production and support equipment as required.
  • Conducts inspection of in-process materials and in-process and finished product.
  • Performs record keeping duties as required under the direction of management.
  • Accesses, inputs, and retrieves information from the computer. 
  • Communicates pertinent information to next shift.
  • Supplies and maintains required hand tools.
  • Performs clean-up, painting, and housekeeping duties.
  • Various lab chemical functions for assigned area daily
  • Initiates, reviews, and follows all standard operating procedures (SOPs) for area of responsibility.
  • Complies with environmental regulations when using, dispensing, or handling hazardous and non-hazardous materials and wastes.

 

 

What are we looking for?

  • Broad training in a related field usually acquired through high school education or equivalent.
  • Job-related experience for 2 years minimum.
  • Working knowledge of the following areas: basic knowledge of environmental regulations; knowledge of chemicals, oils, soluble oil compounds, water treatment process techniques, and/or chemical related manufacturing operations; nomenclature of all assigned equipment and products.
  • Performs such individual assignments as management may direct.
  • Must follow company policies, procedures, practices, and standards of conduct as outlined in the Ball Corporation manuals.
  • Maintains an awareness and complies with hazardous waste management and other environmental management requirements in the workplace by attending scheduled training sessions.
  • Thorough understanding of the operating principles of all assigned equipment.
  • Ability to identify product defects.
  • Ability to operate and functionally use a computer.
  • Ability to use hand and power tools.
  • Ability to perform proper handling of hazardous and non-hazardous materials.

 

Compensation & Benefits:

  • Hiring Salary Range: $29.55 per hour 
  • 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, click here for  more info https://www.ball.com/us_benefits

 

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: Middletown
Nearest Secondary Market: Poughkeepsie

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