Maintenance Electrician III

Date: Aug 13, 2019

Location: Mason, MI, US

Company: Dart Container

Shift - days 7:30am - 4:00pm

Building/Location - Building #4 & 5


Dart is seeking an experienced maintenance electrician 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 build and maintain much of the production equipment and tooling used at Dart locations worldwide.

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 be proficient in performing electrical troubleshooting on CNC and Servo control systems used on various mills and lathes, possess a strong knowledge of electrical systems, and will provide a variety of electrical maintenance services to ensure the proper operation of various machining centers.


See below for details and apply today!


Day-to-Day Role:

  • Understand and comply with OSHA and facility safety procedures including lock-out/tag-out, respirator use, any other safety program required to perform job duties
  • Machinery electrical/electronic maintenance includes wiring/re-wiring, repair, troubleshooting, installations and removal of production machinery including mills, lathes, saws, drill press, grinders, compressors, and other types of industrial equipment
  • Troubleshoot, repair, and preventative maintenance on air compressors, AC/DC motors and Servo drive systems, machine programmable controllers, plant lighting and ventilation systems, fans, heating/air conditioning systems, pumps, compactor, and power tools
  • Electrical maintenance including upgrading current electrical service, troubleshooting and repair of existing electrical systems, and installation of new electrical service
  • Troubleshoot and repair electronic controls used on the shop equipment including mills and lathes.
  • Communicate with supervisor and department managers to set-up schedules for repair and maintenance to production machinery
  • Read and interpret technical manuals, drawings, blue prints, and other written materials needed to complete projects and tasks
  • Train other electrical maintenance personnel as instructed by supervisor
  • Analyze problem areas and maintenance trends for development of preventative maintenance procedures and schedules
  • 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
  • All other duties assigned by the supervisor or department manager


Core Skills and Qualifications:

The ideal candidate must possess all of the following:

  • Four (4) years’ of experience as an electrician in an industrial facility
  • Demonstrated strong electrical troubleshooting skills on CNC and Servo control systems used on various mills and lathes
  • Work experience in industrial electrical and/or electronic systems
  • Experience operating PIT, hoists and cranes
  • Ability to perform job functions with little to no supervision
  • Excellent verbal and written skills necessary in order to communicate intricate job-related processes

Preferred Skills and Qualifications:

  • Licensed in fork truck and crane preferred
  • Vocational training or college course work with PLC troubleshooting and repairs preferred
  • Willing to work overtime when needed


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 (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.

Nearest Major Market: Lansing

Job Segment: Maintenance, Machinist, Forklift, Manufacturing

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