Owens-Illinois, Inc. (NYSE: OI) is the world’s largest glass container manufacturer and preferred partner for many of the world’s leading food and beverage brands. The Company had revenues of $6.7 billion in 2016 and employs 27,000 people at 79 plants in 23 countries.
Consumers love glass and we believe Glass Is Life™. O-I delivers safe, sustainable, pure, iconic, brand building glass packaging to the beer, wine, spirits, food and non-alcoholic beverages markets. To strengthen its market position and capacities in Europe, O-I had invested €420M between 2013 – 2015 and continuous investments in 2016-2017.
In Poland, O-I has two plants in Jarosław and Poznan (Antoninek), Europe Machine Service Center located in Jarosław, as well as European Business Services Center (O-I Business Service Center), which manages the centralized services for the activities of O-I in Europe. In Poland, O-I employs over 850 people.
The role of O-I BSC is standardizing and implementing common ‘back office’ functions for all of our European operations: accounts payable and receivable, controlling, cash and banking, internal audit, master data, accounting, tax, procurement and IT.
O-I gives the opportunity to develop career both in Poland and in the international environment. Our employees derive knowledge from training, tailor-made development programs, and the exchange of experience between countries. Thanks to this we keep up with changing customer expectations, and technologies and market trends. The people that work in O-I are a good team of professionals, enthusiasts in their fields, working together and sharing interests – developed within the company in an atmosphere of fun and integration. Working in the glass industry you are contributing to environmental protection, because glass is the most sustainable packaging material.
For over 100 years we have been developing the company as a rapidly acting, modern business. At the same time, we are building a unique organizational culture based on clearly defined values. Among them we especially value teamwork, without which the development of the company would not be possible. We care about the working conditions and also that our team is not only involved, but also motivated to act by providing attractive remuneration and benefits package.