Machine Operator III

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Date: Feb 11, 2019

Location: Chicago, IL, US

Company: Dart Container

Department: 1pc/2pc

Schedule: COP C/D (7:00PM 7:00AM) A/B (7:00AM 7:00PM) 1st (7:00AM 3:00PM) 2nd (3:00PM 11:00PM) 3rd (11:00PM 7:00AM)


Day-to-Day Role:

  • Recognizes product defects and makes adjustments or repairs to equipment to make corrections
  • Performs general preventative maintenance on equipment
  • Initiates troubleshooting on mechanical problems; diagnoses the problem and makes required repairs
  • Assists in the repair and maintenance of production equipment
  • Operates Forklift, man lift and other powered industrial vehicles as required
  • Orders parts required to make repairs from central stores
  • Uses basic machine tools to make basic parts
  • Assists lower level operators in solving quality and production problems
  • Assists in training lower level operators
  • Follow all company standards of conduct, safety rules, GMP's and BRC guidelines
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Core Skills and Qualifications:

The ideal candidate must possess all of the following:

  • Three (3) years of experience operating manufacturing equipment in packaging or paper conversion equipment
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficeny  computer skills  
  • Ability to troubleshoot/diagnose and repair equipment
  • Ability to read blue prints
  • Ability to use basic machine hand tools as well precision measuring devices
  • Ability to operate a forklift and a man-lift (scissor lift)
  • Ability to work overtime and weekends as necessary

Preferred Skills and Qualification :

  • Ability to use computerized maintenance system
  • SAP experience





Overview: As the manufacturer of Dart® and Solo® brand products, Dart Container is an industry leading single-use food and beverage packaging company. With 15,000 employees and 40+ locations worldwide, Dart offers more than 4,000 products used every day in restaurants, hospitals, schools and homes around the globe.

Benefits: Dart Container full-time employees enjoy great benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) with company matching contributions, paid vacation, paid holidays, short-term disability, tuition assistance, product discounts and more.


If you experience difficulty applying online, you may call (800) 545-3278 Ext 3390 or email us at for assistance.


Dart Container is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all candidates for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


If you have a disability and need an accommodation to access this website or for the application process, you should call Dart at (800) 545-3278 Ext 3370 or email us at Relay calls can be made by dialing 711 or the relay number for your state.

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Nearest Major Market: Chicago

Job Segment: ERP, Equipment Operator, Warehouse, SAP, Machinist, Technology, Manufacturing

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