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Maintenance Technician

Company:  Ball Corporation
Location: 

Pittston, PA, US, 18640

Date:  Dec 26, 2021
Job Category:  Manufacturing/ Operations
Req. ID:  14766

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.

 

Essential Responsible Areas:

  • 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.
  • Installs, maintains, and troubleshoots machinery and tooling.  Ensures that parts and tooling are in accordance with instructions, prints, and work orders.  May be required to make drawings or sketches of parts to be made or repaired.
  • Interprets drawings, calculates and determines indices, tapers, and other dimensions to be used for part(s), working raw materials into finished dimensions with exact tolerances per print.
  • Performs layout work as required.
  • Selects, grinds, and adjusts tools, ensuring correct speeds and feed rates of tooling for efficient machining.  Ensures that parts and tooling are in accordance to precision requirements for both tolerance and finish.
  • Sets up and operates machine tools, lathes, and grinders.
  • Performs dismantling, fitting, or assembly work required for maintenance of production equipment.
  • Repairs and maintains all assigned machines and equipment, including preventative maintenance.
  • Troubleshoots repairs, installs, erects, moves, and/or dismantles all types of machinery and auxiliary production equipment.
  • Inspects job site and equipment to be dismantled, erected, or moved, analyzes blueprints and schematics, estimates weight of loads to be handled, lifted, clearances, and recommends support equipment needed.
  • Selects and transports tools, machinery, and materials needed for assignment.
  • Fabricates sheet metal and structural units (guarding, steps, stairs, conveyors, elevators, platforms) as needed.  Sets units in place.
  • Performs preventative maintenance for building and grounds as necessary.
  • Performs organizational duties, including maintaining an organized and clean work area.
  • Initiates, reviews, and follows all standard operating procedures (SOPs) for area of responsibility.
  • Region Specific Responsible Areas: ( Describe the key specific responsibilities)

 

Position Requirement & competencies:

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  • High School Diploma or education equivalent required.
  • Job related experience for 3 year(s) minimum.
  • Possesses and must maintain a valid state driver’s license.
  • Required on-the-job and classroom training.
  • Ability to apply intensive and diversified evaluation, selection, and substantial adaptation and modification of standard plant engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria.
  • Ability to demonstrate proficiency in the operation of grinders, lathes, drill presses, precision measuring tools, blueprint reading, and other machine shop equipment, and working to print tolerances.
  • Must be able to handle sensitive related and proprietary information in a confidential manner.
  • 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 awareness, and complies with hazardous waste management and other environmental management requirements in the workplace by attending scheduled training sessions.
  • Must maintain professional competence, ethical integrity, knowledge, and skills.
  • Working knowledge of the following areas:  standard machine shop practices, metallurgy, heat treatment, welding, and brazing; all assigned equipment
  • Thorough understanding of the operating principles of all assigned equipment.

 

 

Compensation & Benefits

  • Hiring Salary Range: 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.

 

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: Scranton
Nearest Secondary Market: Wilkes Barre

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