Maintenance Mechanic I

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Date: Oct 5, 2017

Location: Conyers, GA, US

Company: Dart Container

Thermoforming Day Shift - 7:00A.M. to 7:00P.M.

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.

Day-to-Day Role:

  • Utilize maintenance systems for work orders, breakdown sheets, inspections, breakdowns and preventative maintenance.
  • Inspect, operator or test machinery or equipment to diagnose machine malfunctions.
  • Observe mechanical devices in operation, listens to sounds or visually inspects to detect malfunctions in order to diagnose problem and make repairs as needed.
  • Perform repairs (scheduled and non-scheduled) in prescribed method to resolve equipment problems, using a normal range of tools.
  • Inspect and measures parts to detect wear, misalignment or other problems and repairs or replaces defective parts
  • Dismantle machines, equipment, or devices to access and remove defective parts.
  • Install various attachments and accessories such as pumps, motors, switches, valves, guards, etc.
  • Maintain maintenance log book, check sheets, breakdown and inspection sheets, and work orders.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Assist production personnel with change-overs and set-ups if necessary.
  • May troubleshoot basic mechanical and electrical equipment problems.
  • Participate in small process improvement teams.

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
  • Three (3) years experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Three (3) years experience in a production environment as a mechanic or machine operator
  • One (1) year experience in maintenance
  • Ability to read mechanical, electrical or pneumatic schematics
  • Knowledge of pneumatics, hydraulics, temperature and pressure gauges
  • Basic mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to diagnose and analyze mechanical problems


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.

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