Line Mechanic Apprentice at Ball Metalpack

Posted in Other 10 days ago.

Location: Dandridge, Tennessee

Job Description:

Use and grow your mechanical skills to operate high-speed manufacturing equipment. Benefits start on day one!

Ball Metalpack is the leading supplier of sustainable metal packaging for food and household products and the largest aerosol manufacturer in North America. Previously part of Ball Corporation, we're a newly formed company with 130 years of experience, and we're proud to continue our legacy as an industry leader in innovative, next-generation packaging solutions. Come join our 1,300+ team members in one of our 10 locations across the U.S. heartland.

Ball Metalpack is a Lean Manufacturing System environment.



Primary Purpose of Position:

Operate and maintain high-speed steel packaging manufacturing equipment.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities:

  • Complete on-the-job training.

  • Operate & troubleshoot high-speed, steel packaging production equipment.

  • Perform preventative maintenance as required.

  • Perform various manual or mechanical production functions by operating, adjusting, and repairing the production equipment to meet customer specifications.

  • Disassemble, overhaul and rebuild production equipment.

  • Conduct inspection of in-process materials and finished products.

  • Responsible for replenishing supplies, materials, parts, and tooling required for assigned area.

  • Relieve adjusters and other mechanics for breaks as needed.

  • Jointly responsible for all required operating data such as production figures, machine performance, line efficiency, maintenance requirements, and scrap.

  • Complete record keeping duties as required under the direction of management.

  • Access, input and retrieve information from the computer.

  • Supply and maintain required hand tools.

  • Perform clean-up, painting, and housekeeping duties.

  • Assure and maintain safe and healthful working conditions while enforcing safety rules and regulations.

At Ball Metalpack, we offer a comprehensive total rewards package including competitive pay and benefits package options that include:

  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage

  • Paid vacation, sick time and holidays to recreate and rejuvenate and care for the health of yourself and family

  • A 401(k) retirement plan with company match

  • A variety of company paid and voluntary insurance plans including life, personal accident and disability insurance

  • Tuition reimbursement plan

Ball Metalpack is proud to provide equal employment opportunity to individuals regardless of race, ethnicity, color, creed, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, protected disability or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal or local law.