Engineer Furnace Operations
Ardagh Group - Fishers
Fishers, IN
Location: Fishers, Indiana, US
Job ID: 13105
Estimated Travel: 25 - 50%
Talent Area: Engineering
Ardagh Group is a global leader in glass and metal packaging solutions, producing packaging for the world’s leading food, beverage, and consumer care brands. Ardagh Group has a truly global presence. We operate 100+ metal and glass production facilities in more than 20 countries, employing approximately more than 23,000 people and have global sales of more than $9bn.

We believe that the success of our business depends on the success of our people. We strive to create working environments where our employees feel valued, can work to their full potential, and where their achievements are celebrated. We are creating an exciting future for Ardagh that is built on our core values of trust, teamwork and excellence and we have opportunities in a wide variety of disciplines across our organisation.

Role Description:
Responsible for providing plant support auditing operations in the batch and furnace areas developing operating procedures developing process improvements directing and implementing furnace repair projects and trouble-shooting operating problems and emergencies.

Key Responsibilities:
Monitor and guide plant Batch and Furnace operations through data review email and regular phone contacts.
Plan and direct hot repairs to the furnace and cold repair glass drains and heat ups.
Participate in furnace cold repair design improvement efforts.
Troubleshoot operating problems.
Develop operating procedures and standards from best practices. Investigate process improvements to procedures or facility equipment utilizing internal and external resources.
Conduct formal audits and monitor/facilitate corrective actions.

An undergraduate degree in a technical field preferably engineering or science.
Five 5 years’ experience in a similar position or in Batch and Furnace is preferred.
An understanding of glass formulation and furnace design principals is desired.
Must be a creative innovative and analytical sound individual and be able to make statistically sound decisions.
Must have a working knowledge of statistical analysis and proficient skills in Microsoft Applications.
Requires strong communication and interpersonal skills for all levels of the organization.
Must have strong planning and organization skills be detail oriented and have the ability to identify problems and make recommendations.
Must be eligible to work in the U.S.

What we offer:
Benefits day one!
Opportunities to develop and grow professionally!
Opportunity to be at your best!

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Our Vision and Values
The people that make up Ardagh Group share much more than a strong brand and an excellent reputation. We each share a common vision: to be the preferred packaging partner to the world’s leading brands. We will achieve our vision by delivering customer innovation, providing an inspirational environment for our people and creating sustainable value for our business through its growth and development.

Ardagh Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

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