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Industrial Electrician

Company:  Ball Corporation

St Paul, MN, US, 55107

Date:  Jun 24, 2022
Job Category:  Manufacturing/ Operations
Req. ID:  19017

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

This position is responsible for troubleshooting, problem solving, repairing, and maintaining equipment in a timely manner. Work will consist principally of tasks and projects related to corrections of safety issues and improvements to workplace safety. Working with safeguarding equipment.


What will you be responsible for?

  • Program logic controls(PLC) for proper equipment operation (programming and troubleshooting).
  • Effectively train other personnel in proper installation and maintenance procedures.
  • Industrial Automation and Line Control
  • Install and maintain high-speed, industrial process equipment for can and/or end making, power, lighting, control, and logic circuits for all production process and support equipment
  • Install and maintain gas mixers, burners, air compressors, plant air circulation systems, cooling and heating units, de-ionized water units and plant lighting.
  • Troubleshoots, adjusts, and repairs all electrical equipment, solid state circuits, components, logic boards, transducers, amplifiers, and complex timing and inspection devices.
  • Perform preventative maintenance and identify inefficiencies and potential electrical problems while maintaining daily logbooks and records
  • Follow job safety practices, policies, and procedures for safe performance of assignments
  • Willingness to learn how to drive a forklift or aero lift.
  • You will perform general electrical work, i.e., conduit, wire sizing, pulling wire, and construction.
  • Work a 12 hour shift, 6 am - 6 PM or 6PM to 6am.  The schedule is straight days or nights, with a shift differential for nights.  Schedule is 4-3-3-4.  (Sun-Tue and every other Wednesday OR Thu-Sat with every other Wednesday).  Must be able to work weekends and holidays.
    What are we looking for?
  • High school Diploma or equivalent
  • Journeyperson or Licensed Maintenance Electrician (required)

  • Minimum of 3 years’ job related experience
  • PLC programming experience
  • Hands on experience with motor control circuitry
    Preferred Qualifications
  • 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


Compensation & Benefits

  • Hourly payrate: $40.64/hr
  • OT available after 8 hours - Scheduled shift is 11.5 hours daily, 3-4 days per week
  • 5% incentive for shift differential 
  • This role offers the ability to earn $100K annually


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Equal Opportunity Employer

Minority, Female, Disabled, Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual, Transgender and Veterans

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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