Maintenance Supervisor - Dayshift!

Date: Nov 29, 2023

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 an innovative individual to execute preventive, predictive, and reactive maintenance


We can offer: 

Dayshift availbility - 7:00am - 3:30pm  

Competitive salary - will pay for experience! 

Generous 401(k) plan with company contribution & match 

3 weeks of vacation time in your first year 



Day-to-Day Role:

  • Take ownership and demonstrate leadership necessary to achieve goals specific to Safety, Quality, Service, Efficiency and Employee Development.
  • Supervise teams responsible for maintenance of production equipment and machines
  • Plan, develop, and implement new methods and procedures designed to improve operations, minimize operating costs and influence greater utilization of labor and equipment
  • Ensure that maintenance work execution is compliant with statutory regulations
  • Develop and implement a comprehensive preventive maintenance program to improve machinery performance (i.e. uptime, reliability and efficiency)
  • Oversee the execution of preventive, predictive, and autonomous maintenance plans, and hold team accountable for adhering to the proper work standards related to precision maintenance as per job plans
  • Coordinate with maintenance planners and the production department to build weekly proactive maintenance schedule with detailed job plans
  • Analyze production schedules and work orders to determine work priorities for repairs, maintenance and installation
  • Administer and improve systems and procedures for maintenance work orders
  • Track Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s), anticipating and correcting trends which would compromise achievement of targets.
  • Participate in root-cause analysis for repetitive damage and failure rates, work with other groups in proactively resolving equipment issues


Core Skills and Qualifications:

The ideal candidate must possess all of the following:

  • Two (2) years supervisory experience required with demonstrated strong leadership and management skills
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Three (3) years of experience in maintenance and reliability
  • Displays strong interpersonal skills and is accessible and approachable
  • Experience in mechanical and electrical machine maintenance, which may include automation, robotics and controls
  • Familiar with the use of hand tools
  • Experienced in reading and interpreting schematics, blueprints, and electrical drawings
  • Ability to utilize and train employees on technology, processes and procedures
  • Excellent verbal and written skills necessary in order to communicate intricate job-related processes
  • Experience using Microsoft Office, including the ability to create reports, documents, presentations and spreadsheets in MS Word, MS Excel, and MS PowerPoint
  • Previous plant production software experience required, SAP experience preferred
  • Ability to perform root cause analysis, compare and investigate information, and recommend and implement resolution
  • Proven analytical problem solver
  • 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


Preferred Skills and Qualifications:

  • Associate or Bachelor degree 



Overview: Dart makes everyday products that give people the freedom to enjoy the food & drinks they love, wherever they are. From to-go containers and dinnerware to tamper-evident food packaging and even the red Solo cup, Dart products have been keeping people on the go and having fun for more than 50 years. Dart is a family-owned, family-focused company of 13,000 employees united by a shared set of values. Headquartered in Mason, MI, Dart has 30 locations in four countries.

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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