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Design Engineer

Date: Sep 21, 2021

Location: Mason, MI, US

Company: Dart Container

Are you a Design Engineer that also enjoys aspects of Quality Assurance?  Are you looking to take your career to the next level and join an organization that empowers growth within the company?  Dart is looking for a dynamic engineer to join our Corporate Quality Assurance department.  In this role, you'd be directly involved in supporting our initiatives to bring innovation and forward thinking to our plants across North America.  Click the link to apply today!! 

 

Applying design engineering knowledge and skills for large, complex, long duration engineering projects.

Day to Day Roles

The ideal mid level candidate:

  • Coordinate project work with other engineers, technicians, designers and/or or drafters
  • Create 3D models of complex systems or products using CAD
  • Create parts list
  • Receive and review process and product requirements, work with suppliers to obtain information and quotes, and generate specifications

The ideal senior level candidate:

  • Lead and coordinate project work with other engineers, technicians, designers and/or or drafters

Both candidates:

  • Manage, prioritize, and complete projects or programs of moderate size, scope, and duration
  • Design products, components, assemblies, and/or equipment related to discipline
  • Conduct research and analysis, and recommend designs
  • Coordinate interrelated designs
  • May conduct machine/tooling builds of medium complexity
  • Work directly with, and may lead machine or product line installations
  • Identify broad conceptual ideas and develop them into useful solutions
  • Troubleshoot, analyze, identify, evaluate, propose, implement, and document engineering solutions
  • Collaborate with production personnel and other departments to gather information and draft reports, and improve equipment, processes, and products
  • Create test parameters and participate in the testing and implementation of engineering solutions
  • Establish continuous improvement plans where efficiency, quality, safety, or service can be improved
  • Mentor lower level engineers

Core Skills and Qualifications:

The ideal mid level candidate must possess all the following:

  • Requires one of the following:
    • Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis in engineering or related field of study and three (3) years of related engineering experience OR
    • Associate’s degree and nine (9) years of related engineering experience
  • Use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems
  • Ability to successfully prioritize, and organize projects, deadlines, and tasks with little supervision in both team and independent environments
  • Strong verbal and written skills necessary to communicate intricate job-related information
  • Ability to effectively manage and execute multiple tasks, projects and priorities

Preferred Skills & Qualifications:

  • Experience with thermoforming or injection molding processes, foam, plastic, or paper products

Core Skills and Qualifications:

The ideal senior level candidate must possess all the following:

  • Requires one of the following:
    • Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis in engineering or related field of study and six (6) years of related engineering experience, OR
    • Associate’s degree and twelve (12) years of related engineering experience
  • Use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems
  • Ability to successfully prioritize, and manage large, complex projects, deadlines, and tasks with little supervision in both team and independent environments
  • Strong verbal and written skills necessary to communicate intricate job-related information

In addition, both levels require:

  • Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of various products

Both levels Preferred Skills & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications
  • Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principals involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models
  • Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of products
  • Experince with Gage calibration and verification 
  • Familiarity with Gage design and product measurement 
  • Ability to multi-task and manage time effectively
  • Ability to travel up to 25-30% at times 

 

 

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 (833) 472-3278 or email us at HRConnect@dart.biz 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.

 

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If you have a disability and need an accommodation to access this website or for the application process, you should call Dart at (833) 472-3278 or email us at ADArequests@dart.biz. Relay calls can be made by dialing 711 or the relay number for your state.

 


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