O-I Maintenance Journeyman - Danville, VA in Danville, Virginia

Maintenance Journeyman - Danville, VA

  • Job ID #:5924

  • Functional Area:Manufacturing

  • Position Type:Full-Time Regular

  • Relocation Provided:No

  • Location:Danville, VA

  • Department:Operations/Manufacturing

  • Education Required:GED

  • Experience Required:5 - 7 Years

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Position Description:

Who we are:

Remember the last time you opened a bottle of champagne? A cold beer after a hard day’s work or a bottle of sparkling mineral water to quench your thirst? Well, it was probably made by us. We are O-I and we love that we make more glass containers than anyone in the world.

O-I has more than a century of experience crafting pure, sustainable, brand-building glass packaging for many of the world’s best-known food and beverage brands. We are proud to provide high quality glass packaging for beer, wine, spirits, food, non-alcoholic beverages, cosmetics and pharmaceuticals.

With nearly 27,000 employees and an unparalleled footprint spanning almost 80 plants in 23 countries, O-I is a truly global maker of glass packaging.

From engineering and manufacturing to brand development, design and innovation, we are dedicated to providing unique solutions to exceed our customers’ expectations and fuel consumers’ desire for glass.

Your Role:

You will install, repair, erect, dismantle, assemble and maintain all types of plant machinery, equipment, structures, and electrical or electronic equipment and the component parts. This position will include such skills as, mechanical maintenance, carpenter work, plumbing, welding, electrical, small machine tool operation, sheet metal work, and masonry work.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Works from complex blueprints, wiring diagrams, shop handbooks, layouts and other specifications (written or verbal) to determine the materials and working procedures needed in the maintenance of plant machinery, equipment, and structures.

  • Plans and performs work requiring a thorough knowledge of electrical or electronic principles, wiring specification codes, properties of various materials, principles of operation and application of electrical or electronic equipment such as motors, switches, control boards, generators, circuit breakers, electronic inspection units, etc.

  • Welds, brazes, scrapes, solders, cuts, etc. various types of metals necessary for maintenance repairs and fabrication of new components and equipment.

  • Performs a variety of trade functions such as a plumber, mason, carpenter and sheet metal worker, etc. in the performance of duties which require the necessary skills and working ability.

  • Constructs rigging and scaffolding; moves heavy machinery and equipment; lubricates greases, and oils machinery and equipment.

  • Should demonstrate formal electrical/electronic training skills.

Position Requirements:

About You:

  • Journeyman cardholder preferred OR 4 years of relevant/related work experience and 576 hours of technical training (2-year degree).

  • High School Graduate or GED.

  • Must be able to lift 40 lbs. on a regular basis.

  • Must be able to work a rotating schedule, with weekend and holiday availability.

What We Offer:

  • Opportunity for future growth and advancement

  • Generous, Award-winning 401(k) plan w/ employer contribution & match

  • Comprehensive benefits package

  • Relaxed and contemporary dress code

  • Education Assistance program

  • Adoption Assistance program

  • and much more…

If you are smart, passionate, innovative, culturally open, curious and collaborative, we’d like to hear from you.

O-I is committed to fostering an inclusive environment that attracts and embraces the brightest minds and creates a culture that welcomes a diversity of ideas and perspectives while encouraging growth and rewarding performance.

Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodations.

Must be authorized to work in the U.S. on a full-time basis.

O-I is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please contact O-I at hr.recruiters@o-i.com and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.