Mechanical Assembly Technician I

Date: Aug 12, 2019

Location: Mason, MI, US

Company: Dart Container

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

Building/Location - Building #4 & 5

Dart is seeking an experienced mechanical assembly tech 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 safely produce high quality components by assembling parts and sub-assemblies. 


See below for details and apply today!


Day-to-Day Role:

  • Assemble simple mechanical sub-assemblies used on production equipment

  • Perform simple wiring on electrical sub-assemblies using a wire list

  • Assist in troubleshooting simple mechanical or electrical problems on machine sub-assemblies

  • Assist in installing kits on machine sub-assemblies

  • Read simple blueprints and bills of material

  • Cross train with other positions in the department

  • Transport stock/equipment by pallet jack

  • Maintain and clean work area

  • 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:

  • One (1) year experience in assembly work

  • Ability to read assembly prints, identify different threads, drill & tap accurately, and install a variety of fittings

  • Accurately use a 6" scale, square head, dial calipers, and outside micrometers

  • Ability to safely use power and hand tools

  • Ability to utilize technical manuals, and other written materials to effectively complete assigned projects/tasks/jobs

  • Ability to travel domestically to assist technician at customer facility

  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred


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: Technician, Assembly, Maintenance, Machinist, Technology, Manufacturing

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