Jobs and Independent Can

Full Time Careers

Working in a manufacturing environment is challenging, rewarding and exciting.  You are making quality products in America as part of a team of talented professionals. Our company employs not only engineers, printers and mechanics but graphic designers, accounting professionals and more.  We are growing and expanding.  Our biggest investments of time and capital are in cutting-edge equipment and training of our people.

Full time employment with Independent Can comes with a generous benefit package benefits including profit sharing, 11 paid holidays, two weeks’ vacation, 401(k) option and medical, dental, life and disability insurance.

EMPLOYMENT – MANUFACTURING, SALES, AND ADMINISTRATIVE JOBS

If you are looking for employment with a solid industry leader, Independent Can Company is always looking for motivated and qualified people who understand, accept and support our Company Values.  Those values apply to co-workers and customers alike.

Company strongly believes, supports, hires and manages by our employee-developed Core Values.  The values are:  Fairness, Flexibility, being Market and Customer and Improvement Driven, Dedication, Responsible and consistent Teamwork.

Founded in 1929, Independent Can Company is a world leader in the manufacturing of specialty metal packaging and metal lithography. Privately held and managed by its principals, we are an American manufacturer with a long history of success that has brought us to the technological forefront in can making. Our growth, both internally and through acquisition, has allowed us to bring new capabilities and products to market. We have highly trained and experience solution providers in those markets. This growth has been achieved without adding layers of bureaucracy that impede responsiveness.  We are the industry leader in capability and capacity due to our continuous investments for the benefit of our customers. Independent Can Company is a global manufacturing, family-owned company with annual sales of 80 million dollars.

Our mission statement  – “To Be the Best, not the Biggest”

Independent Can Company will always accept resumes from individuals with the following qualifications:

  • Can Line Machine Operator
  • Press Room Operator
  • Can Line Mechanics
  • Machinists
  • Tool and Die Makers

FOR ALL POSITIONS

We offer excellent benefits including profit sharing, 11 paid holidays, two weeks vacation*, 401(k) option and medical, dental and life insurance.

To be successful in this position the candidate must understand, accept and be committed to our employee-developed Company Values of being Fair, Flexible, Market, Customer & Improvement Driven, Dedicated, Responsible, and be dedicated to Teamwork.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/DN – Drug-Free and Smoke-Free Workplace
NO AGENCIES OR SEARCH FIRMS ACCEPTED

Fax resume with complete salary history to: Human Resources Manager 410-272-6494 OR,

e-mail to hrdept@independentcan.com. To avoid spam filters, e-mail response must include
job title in the subject line.
OR mail to P.O. Box 370, 1300 Brass Mill Road, Belcamp, Maryland 21017

 

Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/D/V – Drug-Free and Smoke-Free Workplace

Apprenticeships

Independent Can offers opportunities to learn needed skills for well-paying jobs in our printing facilities. There are opportunities for Coater Operators, Printing Press Operators, Shift Supervisors and more.

Getting  hands on training with the state-of-the art printing and coating equipment, specially designed for printing and coating on metal, is an exciting opportunity. Many of our pressmen have more than a decade of experience in this field.

It all begins with great printing.  Want to be a part of it?

Co-ops

Currently, Independent Can has cooperative education opportunities in the following areas.

Engineering Co-op Position Opportunity

The Process Engineering Co-op position at Independent Can Company (ICC) has been created to provide an opportunity for students to gain real world experience in a manufacturing company.  The candidate will work in the Engineering department and will report directly to the Engineering Director.

In this position you will gain exposure and learn about many aspects of manufacturing.  A brief description of the planned duties and educational opportunities is below.

First Session

  • Learn and support engineering file database system
  • Update 2d drawings
  • Use packaging software to calculation optimal trailer/container loads
  • Assist in process improvement projects
  • Assist with Vision inspection
  • Assist with automation projects
  • Access database management/development

Second Session

  • Begin 3D modeling tasks
  • Plant layout assignments
  • Large capital project management support
  • Vision inspection

Third Session

  • Large capital project management
  • Lead process improvement projects
  • Serve as backup to staff engineers

ICC is pleased to participate in this program as it will help the candidate in their continued studies of engineering and prepare them for a career in manufacturing.   Additionally, ICC will benefit by having the candidate assist the department in meeting customer and company needs.

Quality Assurance Co-op Position Opportunity

The Quality Assurance Co-op position at Independent Can Company (ICC) has been created to provide an opportunity for engineering students to gain real world experience in a manufacturing company.  The candidate will work in the Quality Assurance department and will report directly to the Quality Assurance Manager.

In this position you will gain exposure and learn about many aspects of quality assurance.  A brief description of the planned duties and educational opportunities is below.

First Session

  • Perform dimensional inspection of parts
  • Learn how to use various forms of measuring equipment
  • Gain exposure to can manufacturing processes
  • Learn inspection and testing techniques

Second Session

  • Assist in procedure review and revision
  • Learn how to write procedures & processes for manufacturing operations
  • Gain exposure and participate in customer & internal auditing
  • Perform data analysis of inspection records and develop data trends

Third Session

  • Assist in Corrective Action analysis
  • Perform product testing/equipment qualification studies
  • Perform internal process auditing
  • Other duties as dictated by business needs

ICC is pleased to participate in this program as it will help the candidate in their continued studies of engineering and prepare them for a career in manufacturing.   Additionally, ICC will benefit by having the candidate assist the department in meeting customer and company needs.

Internships

An internship is a short-term professional experience related to a student’s major and/or career goals. Through internships, students explore career options, test their choice of academic major and develop professional skills and experience. Students may participate in internships for academic credit (juniors/seniors/grad students) or for experience only.

Independent Can offers paid internships in many areas of the company depending on the time of year and the needs in each department.  Our interns learn more than just individual skills.  Interns get the opportunity for working collaboratively in a business environment and connecting what has been learned in the classroom.

Benefits

Employees Share in our Success
We provide a comprehensive benefit package and are a profit-sharing company.
  • We offer 11 paid holidays
  • Paid vacation
  • Training and education reimbursement
  • 401K Savings Plan
  • Medical, Dental, and Life Insurance
  • Profit Sharing plan for more than 60 years
  • Safe and enjoyable working environment