Maintenance ElectroMechanic Journeyman


Bridgeton, NJ, US, 8302

Job ID:  27162
Estimated Travel:  0%
Contract Type:  5872
Talent Area:  Manufacturing

What we offer:

  • Pay starting at $36.01/hour
  • Opportunities for advancement within the company
  • Benefits package to include medical benefits, pension plan, life insurance, paid vacation and holidays


Role Description:

Ardagh Group is looking for highly motivated qualified mechanics to join our highspeed manufacturing operations. This is a fast-paced high volume 24/7 manufacturing operation. 


Key Responsibilities:

  • Establish and maintain a safety environment with good housekeeping that injuries constant awareness and always strives for zero accidents.
  • Must have good housekeeping skills.
  • We are seeking a candidate who has the mechanical aptitude and experience of working directly with production equipment i.e. conveyors, sprays, ovens, and printers.
  • Understands the importance of proper and timely maintenance of machinery and equipment.
  • Set up adjust maintain and operate various support equipment. Mechanic has primary responsibility for production and quality on assigned equipment.
  • Able to analyze all types of mechanical or operational issues. 
  • Make necessary corrections and running adjustments to maintain maximum production and quality.
  • Constant checking of machines and vigilance of daily operation.
  • Conduct analysis by plant/item/shop as needed to focus improvement efforts.
  • Communicate the quality vision and expectations.



  • Manufacturing Industrial 5+ years’ experience and glass industry experience a plus.  
  • Achievement of an 70% score on the Mechanical Comprehension Test is required. 
  • Exposed to moderate to high noise level, Must be able to lift 50lbs plus.
  • High School diploma or equivalent is required. 
  • Rotating swing shift work required. 
  • Strong analytical skills combined with a commonsense approach and good communication skills are necessary to be successful in this role.


About Ardagh Group


Ardagh Group is a global leader in metal and glass packaging solutions, producing packaging for the world’s leading brands. We trace our roots all the way back to the Irish Glass Bottle Company, founded in 1932. Since then we have grown rapidly to a team of more than 16,000 people with revenues of almost $7 billion.
Today we have a presence across Europe and the Americas.


  • Did you know that Ardagh produce many of the beverage cans and bottles you drink your favorite beverages from?
  • Did you know we produce metal and glass packaging which are permanent materials, meaning they can be infinitely recycled without any loss of quality?
  • Did you know we produce more than 160 million containers per day?


Ardagh is passionate about sustainability and have a reputation for innovation. We push the boundaries of what’s possible, pioneering new production methods, new design techniques and new ways to recycle and save energy. 


Our aim is to reduce any negative environmental impact while remaining economically sustainable and socially responsible.
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.


Here at Ardagh, we offer exciting and rewarding opportunities for talented and creative people. If you have ambition and want to make an impact with your career, come and join our team, you’ll enjoy the journey!


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.