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Senior Mechanical Engineer, Inkjet Printing / Color Technology

Company:  Ball Corporation

Westminster, CO, US, 80021

Date:  Jun 21, 2022
Job Category:  Engineering/ Technical
Req. ID:  17198

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.



Job Description

Lead evaluation, development, & execution of digital decoration business workflow & operating model working in the Innovation team, Global Beverage


What will you be responsible for?

  • Work with cross functional Ball team to map out the operating model required to effectively service key target markets using digital decoration.
  • Map out required business workflow for digital decoration from beginning to end such as:
  • New customer setup, credit, & payment processing & requirements
  • Customer order receipt, processing, tracking, & communications
  • Liquid compatibility & warranty strategy
  • Job order management, queueing, & prioritization
  • Graphic receipt & processing/RIP, standards, customer acceptance – software requirements & selection
  • Graphic quality, T&C’s
  • Logistics – shipping & handling of less than truckload quantities
  • Find ways to normalize accelerated digital workflow into existing processes & functions where possible & develop highly automated methods to manage functions that cannot be normalized into existing functions


What are we looking for?

  • Broad training in a related field usually acquired college degree level education or work-related experience
  • Job related experience for 5-8 year(s) minimum
  • Broad training in a related professional field usually acquired through college level education with 4+ years of related experience preferably in engineering, business, and/or finance
  • Strong computer & sophisticated data analysis skills – MS Suite: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, MS Project
  • Excellent skills in building interpersonal relationships, team building and teamwork within and outside of Ball
  • Ability to apply intensive and diversified project evaluation and management techniques in order to effectively work with a wide variety of groups, audiences, and technologies
  • Able to work independently, identify problems and develop solutions
  • 4+ years of Project Management experience including: scheduling, budgeting, coordinating resources from other departments, suppliers and customers
  • Experience with / understanding of metal packaging materials and processes with experience with other materials such as coatings and polymers a plus


Compensation & Benefits

  • Hiring Salary Range: $78,400 - 117,415 (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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Equal Opportunity Employer

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

Nearest Major Market: Denver

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