Line/Production Mechanic (Manufacturing)

  • Ball Corporation
  • Milton Keynes, UK
  • 19 Feb, 2024
Full time Engineering Installation-Maintenance-Repair Manufacturing Operations Skilled Labor

Job Description

Further your career at Ball, a world leader in manufacturing sustainable aluminium packaging. Achieve extraordinary things when you join our team, and make a difference in your professional development, the community, and around the globe!

Ball is thrilled to receive Newsweek's 2023 Top 100 Global Most Loved Workplace award! As a sustainable product leader, we have over 20,000 global team members. From endlessly recyclable aluminum cans, and cups, to aerosol bottles, our goal is to contribute to a better community, society, and world.

Competitive salary – way above industry average and local market

This position involves shift work, working 12 hour shifts in a shift pattern that incorporates day, night and weekend working.

 Please only apply if you are eligible to work in the UK as we cannot offer sponsorship for this position.

 Position overview:

As the Line Mechanic you’re a key member of the Team that plays a critical part in supporting the plant's overall business plans and objectives.

 Your key responsibilities include:

  • Complies with practices, policies, and procedures in the plant.
  • Take ownership of the production area and create a safe and efficient work environment.
  • Demonstrates an aptitude for mechanical equipment and ability to use hand tools.
  • Conducts inspection of the in-process or finished products to ensure quality targets are achieved.
  • Assists with equipment maintenance by performing routine checks and lubrication.
  • Initiate and support lean and improvement initiatives.

 Experience and skills required:

  • Mechanical skills (gained via apprenticeship or experience)
  • Proficient in the use of hand tools
  • Sound communication skills, ability to clearly explain processes.
  • Fluency in written and spoken English

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

When you join Ball you belong to a team of over 20,000 members worldwide. Our products range from infinitely recyclable aluminium cans, cups, and aerosol bottles, to aerospace solutions that enable our customers to have a deeper understanding of our planet and the universe.

Each of us has a deep commitment to diversity and inclusion which is the foundation of our culture of belonging. Everyone at Ball is making a difference by doing what we love. Because what we create may change, but what we will always make is a difference.

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.