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.