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Superintendent Plant Process (FE)

Company:  Ball Corporation

Pittston, PA, US, 18640

Date:  Nov 22, 2020
Job Category:  Manufacturing/ Operations
Req. ID:  2922

Ball Corporation supplies innovative, sustainable aluminum packaging solutions for beverage, personal care and household products customers, as well as aerospace and other technologies and services primarily for the U.S. government. Ball Corporation and its subsidiaries employ 17,500 people worldwide and reported 2018 net sales of $11.6 billion. For more information, visit, or connect with us on Facebook or Twitter.



We are growing!!!!   As part of our growth plans, we are looking to expand our manufacturing capabilities within the Greater Wilkes-Barre area. 


Primary Purpose of Position:

Responsible for leading process team and driving plant process optimization of a high volume, 24/7 manufacturing facility.


Essential Functions:

  • Lead and develop team members and manage resources, activities, and vendors to assure efficient operations for the process area.
  • Establishes, documents, monitors and improves maintenance procedures on equipment. 
  • Uses data to diagnose problem areas and leads team through development and implementation of corrective action plans.
  • Drives a culture of root cause analysis and continuous improvement.
  • Applies knowledge of functional area to conduct system and process analysis, identifies opportunities for improvement, and makes recommendations to management.
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Participates in designing and overseeing new systems and processes that improve and enhance plant performance in the areas of safety, quality, productivity, and cost reduction.
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Coordinates and applies maintenance techniques directed toward monitoring and reducing maintenance and repair costs.
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Arranges for maintenance of adequate level of supplies, materials, and parts so that there will be no interruption in operations due to shortages.
  • <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Arranges for training of employees in proper maintenance programs and procedures for plant production equipment.
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    <span style="font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Position Requirements:
  • Working knowledge of areas including, but not limited to:
  • High speed hydraulic and cam driven presses, draw and iron processes, conveying equipment, vacuum systems, compressor and other support equipment.  
  • Production processes, product specifications and technology of equipment.
  • Generally accepted supervisory practices and procedures.
  • Broad training in a related field usually acquired through college level education or work-related experience.
  • Job related experience for 5 year(s) minimum.
  • Ability to partner and negotiate with contractors and vendors.
  • Must be able to handle sensitive related and proprietary information in a confidential manner.
  • Works in both manufacturing and office environments.


Relocation may be available for this position. 



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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