Manager, Plant Production Control

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Ball Corporation supplies innovative, sustainable packaging solutions for

beverage, personal care and household products customers, as well as aerospace

and other technologies and services primarily for the U.S. government. Ball

Corporation and its subsidiaries employ more than 17,500 people worldwide and

reported 2018 net sales of $11.6 billion. Ball is dedicated to creating an

inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Ball

Corporation is committed to recruiting, training, compensating and promoting

regardless of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression,

sexual orientation, disability, age, or veteran status.

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Primary Purpose of Position:

Manages the plant Production Control & Integrated Business Planning functions

as directed.


* Responsible for maintaining a safe and secure work environment. This

includes correcting unsafe acts/conditions, facilitating daily/weekly/

monthly safety meetings, performing safety inspections, and investigating

accidents, as required.

* Supports development, implementation, maintenance, and ongoing

improvement of the food safety system.

* Provides management and administration of the plant Production Control

and Integrated Business Planning functions as directed.

* Works with Central Planning to schedule production of products (cans and

ends) to fulfill customer requirements, meet shipping schedules and

maintain appropriate inventory levels.

* Manages the plant warehouse functions, and related operations and

personnel, to accommodate storage and shipment of raw materials and

finished goods.

* Manages assigned external warehouses, including supplier management.

Coordinates with central Logistics, Quality, and Sourcing to resolve


* Provides forecast input for raw materials (i.e. metal, coatings, etc) to


* Responsible for maintaining inventory accuracy of finished goods.

* Supervises the receipt, storage, and control of raw material for use in


* Coordinates with Order Fulfillment to resolve supply issues that are

impacting customer deliveries

* Coordinates resolution of transportation and logistics issues impacting

customer deliveries

* Manage production planning related to specific customer segments that

require special administrative handling (ie Cash in Advance). Works with

other Ball entities, as required (completed by scheduler where


* Supporting quality department on investigating on HFI, OSM, sort, and

embargo as needed.

* Initiates, reviews, masters, and follows all manuals, policies,

procedures and work instructions 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, their union stewards and representatives which will promote

achievement of plant and company goals.

* Establishes and maintains effective work relationships within the

department, the division, the group, and the company. Includes ability to

handle stress and to interact with others so as to establish and maintain

a positive and productive work environment and minimize personal




* Broad training in a related field usually acquired through college degree

level education or work-related experience

* Job related experience for 2 year(s) minimum

* Working knowledge of the following areas: business principles, legal

practices, customer needs and expectations, production control practices

and principles, and generally accepted managerial practices and


* Ability to apply intensive and diversified evaluation, selection, and

substantial adaptation and modification of standard plant production

control techniques, procedures, and criteria.

* Ability to negotiate with customers/contractors to promote or sell ideas

or concepts.

* Ability to operate and functionally use a computer.

* Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations.

* Must be able to handle sensitive related and proprietary information in a

confidential manner.

* Performs such individual assignments as management may direct.

* Must follow company policies, procedures, practices, and standards of

conduct as outlined in the Ball Corporation manuals.

* 10% travel

* Works in both office and manufacturing environments.

* This position is exposed to occupational hazards, including but not

limited to, high noise levels, physical obstacles, exposure to chemicals,


* Must wear appropriate safety glasses, hearing protection, clothing, and

footwear in appropriate areas and follow safety practices.



Relocation for this position is Available

Ball Corporation offers comprehensive benefits packages, including paid

holidays/vacation, affordable medical, dental, life insurance, tuition

reimbursement, ESPP, and retirement plans.


Equal Opportunity Employer

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