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Operator Press

Company:  Ball Corporation

Verona, VA, US, 24482

Date:  Nov 11, 2022
Job Category:  Manufacturing/ Operations
Req. ID:  24070

Job Summary: 

The press operator is responsible for processing coils through press to create slugs, including constant quality checks.


Essential Job Functions/Duties:

  • Place coil on uncoiler and prepare for running.
  • Remove scrap coil from upcoiler and place on drip pan.
  • Must be able to recognize quality problems when doing quality checks and make minor adjustments.
  • Maintain good housekeeping through out the shift, and do cleaning at the end of the shift.
  • Maintain standard practice sheets by file when finished.
  • Be on the production floor no later than 10 minutes before the beginning of the shift.
  • Communication with the previous shift’s operator to assure a smooth transition from shift to shift, and to keep the press running.
  • Any other tasks assigned by management including; assisting management in the training of new employees and the maintenance of a clean and organized work area.
  • Any other tasks as assigned by management including; assisting management in the training of new employees.
  • Regular, consistent and on-time attendance is required.
  • Assure that labels are accurate and for the order currently on the line.
  • Place labels on appropriate boxes.
  • Complete slug order by finishing slugs according to specs (using vibratory tumbler or blaster).
  • Do weight check of boxes once product is in place.
  • Seal boxes and pack skids.
  • Identify N/C product and advise supervisor immediately. .  Communicate with previous packers to assure a smooth transition from the previous shift
  • Communicate with other packers, supervisors and operator to assure that clean downs are done in a timely manner.
  • Make certain that packed boxes are labeled correctly, have the correct amount of weight packed and that they are stacked on the skid correctly.
  • Communicate with Supervisor to ensure that inability of packing station to keep up with press output can be addressed


Compensation & Benefits

  • Hiring Salary Range: $22.00   (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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Nearest Major Market: Charlottesville
Nearest Secondary Market: Virginia

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