Machinist III

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Date: Apr 12, 2018

Location: Mason, MI, US

Company: Dart Container

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.

Shift: Day shift  7:30am- 4:00pm 
Building/Location - Building #4

Dart is seeking an experienced Machinist III who is looking to apply their knowledge in a fast-paced machining environment.  At Dart’s Machinery and Tooling Manufacturing, we use the latest technology to produce prototype tooling for new product development.


With a foundation built on honesty, integrity, teamwork and respect for the individual, we’ve created a workplace where people who share our values thrive.  We also invest in providing an environment centered on safety, community, health and wellness.


Successful candidate will apply their knowledge to manufacture parts, tools, and fixtures by using blueprints, sketches, specifications, and electronic media; will have the ability to apply the knowledge of materials, machining, and mathematics to process, and will perform accurate operation of CNC equipment and manual equipment including the ability to perform all set-ups and writing of programs. This will also include working with manufacturing engineers to develop processes and standards for new parts, including tooling optimization.


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Core Skills and Qualifications:



The ideal Machinist III candidate must possess all of the following:

  • Previous experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience running the following equipment
    • Mills including CNC and multi-axis, or
    • Lathes including CNC and live tool, or
    • Grinders including ID/OD, surface grinding, and CNC, or
    • EDM
  • Ability to interpret blueprints
  • Ability to perform all CNC set-ups required at machines without assistance
  • Ability to use and understand geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T) on prints
  • Ability to perform advanced mathematics including trigonometry
  • Demonstrate mechanical aptitude
  • Good communication skills
  • Basic computer skills


Preferred Skills and Qualifications:

  • Four (4) years of experience running any combination of mills, lathes, live tool lathes, multi-axis mills, grinders, EDM, etc. preferred




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.


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

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Nearest Major Market: Lansing

Job Segment: Machinist, CNC, Industrial, Manufacturing

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