Maintenance Mechanic III

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Date: Mar 9, 2019

Location: Chicago, IL, US

Company: Dart Container

Department:Paper Maintenance

Schedule:1st (7:00 A.M. - 3:30 P.M.)



Day-to-Day Role:

·         Observes mechanical devices in operation, listens to sounds or visually inspects to detect malfunctions in order to diagnose problem.

·         Dismantles defective machines and equipment to gain access to problem area or to install new or repaired parts.

·         Inspects and measures parts to detect wear, misalignment or other problems. Repairs or replaces defective parts in machinery.

·         Performs product quality checks as required to ensure proper operation of equipment.

·         Tests machines following repairs to ensure good product quality prior to returning machine to service.

·         Inspects used parts to determine if they meet acceptable standards for use in equipment.

·         Assists with fabrication of machine parts as required.

·         Assists with training and development of lower level mechanics.

·         Leads team of mechanics in major projects and assists in training lower level mechanics.

·         Performs machine conversions and major overhauls to equipment.

·         Helps plant machinists in fabricating parts.

·         Performs repairs to internal drives of cup forming machines.

·         Performs other duties as assigned.



Core Skills and Qualifications:

The ideal candidate must possess all of the following:

·         Demonstration of minimum proficiency with the English language in order to ensure effective new hire training and on-going communications about safety and quality issues

·         Ability to work overtime as needed

·         Ability to work weekends as needed

·         Five (5) years mechanical experience in a manufacturing environment

·         Knowledge of mechanical pneumatic, hydraulic and electrical systems

·         Diagnostic and trouble-shooting skills to analyze mechanical problems

·         Ability to provide own set maintenance hand tools

·         Computer skills

·         Project management skills

·         Ability to train and direct others in the work group



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: Maintenance Mechanic, Maintenance, Mechanic, Fabrication, Machinist, Manufacturing

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