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Ball Corporation

Plant Equipment Tender (1st 520 hrs.)

Ball Corporation - Kapolei, HI


Who We Are:

Ball Corporation, since its founding in 1880, has evolved and expanded from its humble beginnings as a manufacturer of wood-jacketed tin cans into the global manufacturing leader it is today. From the development of innovative metal packaging to the beverage, food and consumer goods markets to delivering proven instruments, sensors and spacecraft to the aerospace and defense industries, Ball’s unmatched expertise and global reach ensure that no matter our customers’ mission, we are there to help them achieve it.

Ball’s beverage packaging, which delivers more than just a cold drink. We pride in creating metal beverage cans and bottles that are smart, practical, sustainable and eye-catching. From our aluminum beverage cans ranging in excess of 20 different sizes to the versatile, recloseable Alumni-Tek bottle to the Dynamark variable printing technology that allows us to print up to 24 design variations per production run, we work closely with our customers to deliver a unique packaging experience to consumers.

With the help of our 18,450 talented employees around the world, Ball will continue to revolutionize our industries, serve our customers, and put the right people, processes and partners in place to help us achieve our vision and create long-term value for all our shareholders.

Ball’s Kapolei, Hawaii, plant operates high-speed manufacturing lines that can produce more than 1.5 million infinitely recyclable beverage cans per day. The plant is located 30 miles west of downtown Honolulu and employs many dedicated and talented team members. The Kapolei plant opened in 1979 and was acquired by Ball Corporation in 1998.

Job Duties:

Essential functions and responsibilities:

Complies with established job safety practices, policies, and procedures as specified in plant and corporate directives for safe performance of the work assignment.

Supports and follows the guidelines of the food safety system.

Operates forklift during routine performance of duties.

Unloads, receives, inspects, and stages raw materials, scrap, packaging materials, chemicals, and other supplies.

Removes finished products from the production areas ensuring proper identification, banding, and labeling to meet customer specifications.

Responsible for replenishing supplies in assigned areas.

Reviews warehouse production planning schedule to determine duties for shipping and receiving.

Ensures finished goods are properly documented for shipment.

Stages and loads finished goods and materials in accordance with warehouse and production planning schedule.

Coordinates all processed scrap materials at bins and hoppers. Bands and stores materials. Loads trucks as necessary.

Conducts inspection of and routine preventative maintenance on assigned equipment.

Conducts inspection of materials used for packaging and inspects trailers and air bags.

Communicates to management any machine malfunctions.

Performs record keeping duties as required under the direction of management.

Communicates pertinent information to next shift.

Performs duties as required to insure compliance with the plant's quality standards.

Stages and maintains packaging materials and follows correct packaging/banding procedures.

Conducts inspection of in-process or finished product.

Performs clean-up, painting and housekeeping duties.

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

Required to work assigned schedule or 8-hour shifts (Monday-Friday), this job may include working weekends (Saturday and Sunday), working hours may vary as specified by management. Incumbent must be able to work overtime on a regular basis and/or be on call as directed by management.

Ability to learn to identify product defects.

Ability to pass an approved forklift test.

Position Requirements:

High school education preferred

Ability to use small hand tools

Ability to lift up to 50 pounds

Exposure to machinery or production work preferred


Relocation for this position is NOT Available.

EEO Statement:

Equal Opportunity Employer

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

Job Title:

Plant Equipment Tender (1st 520 hrs.)

Job ID:



HI - Kapolei

Full/Part Time:




19 days 1 hour ago

Ball Corporation


Plant Equipment Tender (1st 520 hrs.) Ball Corporation - Kapolei, HI, United States


Location: Kapolei, HI

Company Profile:
Five brothers founded Ball in 1880 with a $200 loan from their Uncle George. In the beginning, they made wood-jacketed tin cans for products like paint and kerosene, but soon expanded their offerings to glass- and tin-jacketed containers. In 1884, the brothers began making glass home-canning jars, the product that established Ball as a household name. The brothers—Edmund, Frank, George, Lucius and William—moved the company from Buffalo, New York, to Muncie, Indiana, in 1887 to take advantage of abundant natural gas reserves essential to making glass