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Company:  Ball Corporation

Plzeň, CZ, 301 00

Date:  11-Nov-2022
Job Category:  Manufacturing/ Operations
Req ID:  24074

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.



Position overview:

As the plant Electrician, you will be a member of the wider Maintenance Team that plays a critical part in supporting the plant's overall business plans and objectives as directed.

This role will involve setting up the brand-new production lines, flexibility is required. Regular work pattern is on 12hrs shift basis.


Relocation package is available to candidates currently residing outside of the Pilsen region. You must have existing right to work in Czech Republic/European Union.


Key responsibilities include:

  • Installs and maintains high-speed, industrial process equipment for can, power, lighting  control, and PLC logic controls for all production processes and control equipment.
  • Troubleshoots, adjusts and repairs all electrical equipment, components, transducers, and complex timing and inspection devices.
  • Performs preventative maintenance on assigned electrical systems.
  • Identifies inefficiencies and potential electrical problems and coordinates through supervisor to resolve them.
  • Diagnoses causes of malfunctions and corrects through programmable logic controls. Ensures efficient equipment operation through proper line control programming and proactively suggests methods to improve line performance.
  • Installs and troubleshoots facility power distribution and lighting services.
  • Must display competent ability to wire, assemble, and layout electrical/electronic systems in an extremely neat and professional manner and conform to Ball wiring specifications.
  • Updates wiring schematics and computer program printouts.
  • Supplies and maintains required hand tools.
  • Initiates, reviews, and follows all standard operating procedures
  • Updates wiring schematics and computer program printouts.


Experience and skills required:

  • Experience in a similar role in a fast-paced manufacturing or industrial company
  • Electrical qualification/education
  • Clear communication across all levels and ability to train colleagues as needed
  • Ability to use basic hand and power tools and electronic testing equipment
  • Working knowledge of the following areas: nomenclature of all assigned equipment; solid state circuitry, electronics, electrical-mechanical devices, transmission systems, interface units, AC/DC motors, wiring diagrams and schematics, computers and inspection and digital devices.
  • Fluent in English and/or Czech language


Ball Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We actively encourage applications from everybody, regardless of gender, age, ethnicity, faith, ability, or orientation.

Please note the advertised job title might vary from the job title on the contract due to local job title structure and global HR systems.

No agencies please.


We are a global leader in sustainable products with more than 22,000 team members worldwide. From infinitely recyclable aluminium tins, 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.


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