Job Details

Job Title: Lithography Department Manager
Job Code: 662829
Company Name: Ball Corporation
Contact Person: Steve Hersher
Contact Phone: (330)244-2834
Contact Fax:
Contact Email: shersher@ball.com
Job Location: Canton, Ohio
Job Type Full Time
Salary: -
JobDescription: Job Duties:
Primary Purpose of Position:

Assists in the management of the plant production function as directed.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities:

• Responsible for maintaining a safe and secure work environment. This includes correcting unsafe acts/conditions, facilitating monthly safety meetings, performing monthly safety inspections, and investigating accidents, as required.

• Administers the direction and supervision of the plant production function as directed.

• Accesses, inputs, and retrieves information from the computer.

• Initiates, reviews, masters, and follows all standard operating procedures (SOPs) for area of responsibility.

• Establishes and maintains an employee relations climate of trust and confidence that will discourage third party interference or establishes and maintains an employee relations climate of trust and confidence with employees, which will promote achievement of plant and company goals.

• Work with pressman and prepress to make sure lithography quality standards are met per company requirements and customer needs

• Work with supplier to resolve material issues with steel, coating, and varnish

• Lead improvement teams to resolve quality and production issues

Position Requirements:

• Working knowledge of the following areas: business principles, legal practices, customer needs and expectations, product specifications and mechanics of the equipment, and MCO quality standards; generally accepted managerial practices and procedures; production principles, practices, nomenclature, and procedures; company policies, procedures, and products.
• Must have demonstrated mechanical proficiency.
• Must be able to handle sensitive related and proprietary information in a confidential manner.
• Must maintain professional competence, ethical integrity, knowledge, and skills.
• Demonstrated results in improving operations significantly in a short time
• Six Sigma and Formal Lean Manufacturing Training (Green or Black Belt Certification Preferred)
• Use Continuous Improvement methodologies and Formal Problem Solving to improve productivity performance (SPC, process capability, pareto analysis, fishbone, 5 Whys, SMED, DOE, 5S, KPI, , VSM and kaizen events, A3, 9 Step, 8D, etc.)
• Experience in Standard Work and Training
• Ability to analyze downtime production data, look for trends, and make corrections to insure KPI metrics are met within the department
• Strong Printing and prepress background and hands on experience (Offset printing preferred, flat sheet experience a plus)
• Ability to work with customers and prepress to deliver highest lithography quality
• Requires a 4 year Engineering or Technical degree or equivalent experience.
• Requires short-term and long-term domestic travel. (5% travel)

Relocation IS available.

Ball Corporation offers comprehensive benefits packages, including paid holidays/vacation, affordable medical, dental, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, ESPP, and retirement plans.

EEO Statement:Equal Opportunity Employer
Minority, Female, Disabled, Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual, Transgender and Veterans.
Job Posted On: February 12, 2018
Last Updated: March 1, 2018

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