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Job Change Manager


Winchester, IN, US

Job ID:  36421
Estimated Travel:  0 - 25%
Contract Type:  Permanent
Talent Area:  Manufacturing


  • Oversee the production line equipment set up and ensure job changes are such that glass containers are manufactured effectively and efficiently meeting customer requirements and production efficiencies.
  • Work with operators and upkeep personnel to establish and maintain process control.
  • Direct and supervise job changes to ensure proper standard operating procedures are being followed.
  • Evaluate job changes after startup and provide guidance and direction to employees in reducing defects.
  • Document job changes and review histories to assure repeatability of proper set ups.
  • Work with Cold End Supervisor to observe and ensure machine inspection equipment and line flow is at optimal production levels.
  • Observe and assist in plant production as needed. Establish and maintain a safe and healthy environment consistent with Ardagh Group policies and procedures while striving for zero accidents.
  • Maintain an effective working relationship within functional area and with other departments ensuring effective and timely communication.
  • Comply with Environmental and Food Safety standards as set forth in plant policies/programs within Department responsibilities.



  • Ideal candidate will possess a minimum of an Associate's degree in engineering business or related field with 3-5 years of related experience supervising a manufacturing environment preferably in glass forming process.
  • Will consider advanced experience in place of a degree.
  • Knowledge of the methods and quality standards for glass container making.
  • Must be able to recognize container defects and comprehend how the IS Machine creates defects.
  • Must be technically inclined and have knowledge of the workings of an IS Machine.
  • Must be able to handle multiple tasks in a team-based environment.
  • Must have excellent interpersonal communication and problem solving skills with good team dynamics and possess strong planning and organizational skills.
  • Must have basic computer skills and have knowledge and understanding of Microsoft Applications such as Excel and Word.


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.

Nearest Major Market: Anderson
Nearest Secondary Market: Muncie