Electrician I

Date: Aug 24, 2019

Location: Randleman, NC, US

Company: Dart Container

Conduct tests, maintain, and repair electrical/electronic, mechanical and robotic components.  Apply knowledge of electrical/electronic and mechanical principles in determining equipment malfunctions and apply skills in restoring equipment to operation.  Provide skilled mechanical and electrical/electronic support to all areas of Manufacturing.

Day-to-Day Role:

  • Perform duties in a safe and responsible manner and in accordance with company policy.
  • 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, 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.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Maintenance Supervisor, Plant Manager and/or Production Manager.
  • Assist with training other maintenance and/or technical level employees.


Core Skills and Qualifications:

The ideal candidate must possess all of the following:

  • Three (3) years’ experience in the electrical/electronics, mechanical fields or a combination of work experience and education required.
  • 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.
  • Ability to work overtime and weekends as needed.
  • Intermediate computer experience/operation and PLC programming required.
  • Attention to detail and ability to follow detailed instructions required.


Preferred Skills and Qualifications:

  • Associates Degree in Electronics Technology or equivalent 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.

Nearest Major Market: Greensboro

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