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Production Mechanic

Company:  Ball Corporation
Location: 

Middletown, NY, US, 10940

Date:  Sep 18, 2021
Job Category:  Manufacturing/ Operations
Req. ID:  10521

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 a Production Mechanic for our Wallkill, NY  location.  If you possess an interest and have an aptitude for mechanics check out the details below.

 

What will your average week look like?

  • Complies with established job safety practices, policies and procedures as specified in plant and corporate directives for the safe performance of the work assignment.
  • Supports and follows the guidelines of the food safety system.
  • Performs various manual or mechanical production functions by operating, adjusting, and repairing the production equipment to meet customer specifications.
  • Disassembles, overhauls, and rebuilds production equipment as required.
  • Performs troubleshooting on production equipment as required.
  • Performs on-the-job training and development of assigned personnel.
  • Responsible for replenishing supplies, materials, parts, and tooling required for assigned area.
  • 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.
  • May be required to work in other areas of production.
  • May be required to go to customer(s) to troubleshoot equipment and/or finished cans.
  • Initiates, reviews, and follows all standard operating procedures (SOPs) for area of responsibility.
  • Required to work assigned schedule or 12-hour shifts, rotating days and nights, Monday through Sunday, working hours may vary as specified by management. Incumbent must be able to work overtime on a regular basis and/or be on call as directed by management.
  • Region Specific Responsible Areas: ( Describe the key specific responsibilities)

 

 What are we looking for?

  • High School Diploma or education equivalent required
  • Job related experience for 2 year(s) minimum
  • Performs such individual assignments as management may direct.
  • Ability to identify product defects.
  • Ability to effectively train personnel.
  • Ability to use hand and power tools.
  • Ability to operate and functionally use a computer.
  • Ability to operate forklift or aerolift, if required.
  • Ability to use prevision measuring instruments.
  • Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations.
  • Working knowledge of the following areas: nomenclature of all assigned equipment and products and plant quality standards.

 

Compensation & Benefits

  • Hiring Salary Range: $29.55 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.

 

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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