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Manager, Plant Production Control

Company:  Ball Corporation

North Las Vegas, NV, US, 89165

Date:  Jan 18, 2022
Job Category:  Manufacturing/ Operations
Req. ID:  13500

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.



We have an opening for a Plant Production Control Manager for our Las Vegas, Nevada location.  If you possess an interest and have experience as a supply chain professional check out the details below.


What will you be responsible for?

  • Provides management and administration of the plant Production Control and Integrated Business Planning functions as directed.
  • Works with Central Planning to schedule production of products (cans and ends) to fulfill customer requirements, meet shipping schedules and maintain appropriate inventory levels.
  • Manages the plant warehouse functions, and related operations and personnel, to accommodate storage and shipment of raw materials and finished goods.
  • Manages assigned external warehouses, including supplier management.  Coordinates with central Logistics, Quality, and Sourcing to resolve issues.
  • Provides forecast input for raw materials (i.e. metal, coatings, etc) to Sourcing.
  • Responsible for maintaining inventory accuracy of finished goods.
  • Supervises the receipt, storage, and control of raw material for use in production.
  • Coordinates with Order Fulfillment to resolve supply issues that are impacting customer deliveries
  • Coordinates resolution of transportation and logistics issues impacting customer deliveries
  • Manage production planning related to specific customer segments that require special administrative handling (ie Cash in Advance).  Works with other Ball entities, as required (completed by scheduler where applicable).
  • Supporting quality department on investigating on HFI, OSM, sort, and embargo as needed.
  • Ability to negotiate with customers/contractors to promote or sell ideas or concepts.


What are we looking for?

  • Broad training in a related field usually acquired through college degree level education or work-related experience in the can or end making process.
  • Minimum of 2 years’ job related experience
  • Ability to apply intensive and diversified evaluation, selection, and substantial adaptation and modification of standard plant production control techniques, procedures, and criteria.
  • Ability to negotiate with customers to promote or sell ideas or concepts.
  • Must be able to handle sensitive related and proprietary information in a confidential manner.
  • Working knowledge of the following areas:  business principles, legal practices, customer needs and expectations, production control practices and principles, and generally accepted managerial practices and procedures.
  • Experience leading production using continuous improvement / Lean & six sigma tools and methodology.


Preferred Qualifications

  • APICS Certification
  • Experience within supply planning in a high-speed manufacturing environment, preferably food/beverages /consumer packaged goods


Compensation & Benefits

  • Hiring Salary Range: $ 86,500 - 132,000 (Salary to be determined by the applicant’s education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity and alignment with market data.)
  • 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: Las Vegas

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