Electrician I

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Date: Feb 11, 2019

Location: Randleman, NC, US

Company: Dart Container

Day-to-Day Duties:

  • Assemble and wire complicated controls for prototype and production equipment.
  • Trouble shoot and repair mechanical and electrical/electronic equipment including but not limited to programmable controls, numerical controls, power supplies, drives, gauges and test equipment.
  • Read and interpret electrical and control assembly and machine wiring schematics as well as material bills and other reference materials.
  • Design and layout basic control circuits
  • Inform appropriate management and Maintenance Mechanics of potential electrical/mechanical problems and inherent dangers involved.
  • Conduct advanced level bench tests on electrical control assemblies.
  • Diagnose and correct basic electrical assemblies and machine control panels at bench and on completed machine assemblies using digital multi-meters and oscilloscopes.
  • Able to install programs and trouble shoot programmable controllers used in Dart Container designed control systems.
  • Complete purchase orders and other required performance and maintenance records for identified equipment.
  • Operate and test production and experimental control systems.
  • Support maintenance and production personnel in trouble shooting electrical problems on production equipment.
  • Review electrical assembly procedures and make recommendations for improving quality and efficiency.
  • Assist with training other maintenance and/or other technical level employees.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Maintenance Supervisor, Plant Manager and/or Production Manager.



Core Skills and Qualifications:

  • Three (3) years experience in the electrical, electronics, mechanical fields or a combination of work experience and education.
  • Excellent attendance – no more than four (4.0) attendance points in the previous six (6) months and during the recruitment process.
  • Excellent work history – no written warnings or above for the previous six (6) months and during the recruitment process.
  • Demonstrate minimum proficiency with the English language in order to ensure effective new hire training and on-going communications about safety and quality issues.
  • Demonstrate a thorough knowledge of electrical or electronic components and equipment including the use of special instruments for diagnostic purposes.
  • Computer and PLC programming experience .
  • Demonstrate attention to detail and ability to follow detailed instructions.
  • Ability to use window based programs or equivalent.
  • Ability to be flexible to work all three shifts, weekends and overtime as needed.

Preferred skills and qualifications:

  • Associates Degree in Electronics Technology or similar degree preferred.
  • Familiarity with Dart production and processing equipment machinery or plastic processing preferred.
  • Experience working in a fast-paced manufacturing environment 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 applicationassistance@dart.biz 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 ADArequests@dart.biz. Relay calls can be made by dialing 711 or the relay number for your state.

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