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Machinist Programmer

Date: Aug 12, 2022

Location: Mason, MI, US

Company: Dart Container

Do you want to be a valued part of a winning team?


Our growth at Dart Container relies on extraordinary talent, like you! We are looking for a Machinist Programmer with experience running Wire EDM! We believe business is a human endeavor and place a lot of value on our employees and the contributions they make daily to our Company’s success. We value an employee that has a good work ethic, self-motivation, and a willingness to comply with all safety, quality, and Good Manufacturing Practice. If you want an opportunity like no other to learn skills and contribute to the heartbeat of our company, Dart is the choice for you!!


Shift Available: Monday – Thursday 3:50pm – 1:50am. ENJOY YOUR FRIDAYS OFF!

Day-to-Day Role:

  • Retrieve and interrogate model files using CAD/CAM and associated software
  • Create up to 2 ½ axis programs for basic machine components using CAM software
  • Interpret CMM Reports
  • Use inspection gages (micrometers, height gages, bore gages, calipers, etc.) to inspect machined parts without assistance
  • Train others on basic operation and set-up as requested
  • Promote good employee relations and high morale
  • Demonstrate teamwork and respect by working constructively with co-workers to achieve the best results possible
  • Follow all safety rules and procedures to ensure a safe working environment

Core Skills and Qualifications:
The ideal candidate must possess all of the following:

  • Previous experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience running Wire EDM.
  • Ability to interpret blueprints
  • Ability to use and understand geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T) on prints
  • Ability to perform basic math including addition and subtraction of fractions and decimals
  • Demonstrate mechanical aptitude
  • Good communication skills
  • Basic computer skills

Preferred Skills and Qualifications:

  • Two (2) years of experience running one or more of the following: Wire EDM.

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.

Dart Container is a drug-free workplace.  Candidates are subject to a drug test (excluding THC*/marijuana/cannabis) and background check at the time of offer.

*THC testing ONLY when such testing is required by law.

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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