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Maintenance Mechanic I&II $22-$35 - Pay for Experience

Date: Nov 2, 2021

Location: Randleman, NC, US

Company: Dart Container

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We have the ability to hire a Maintenance Mechanic I or II based on your experience and skill level.

*Full time employees are eligible to earn up to $1,000 per month (up to $500 per month for part time) based on meeting 90% of your work schedule.  You will be eligible for these bonuses upon hire.  The program runs June through October. 

Maintain, troubleshoot and repair production and/or facilities equipment in accordance with established manufacturing procedures to achieve efficiency, quality and optimum production objectives. 

Day-to-Day Role:
•    Diagnose, maintain, modify, repair and/or rebuild a variety of plant and facility equipment
•    Repair equipment during mechanical breakdowns or assist other staff in repairs
•    Assist production personnel in change-over and set-ups
•    Dismantle defective machines and equipment to gain access to problem areas or to install new or repaired parts
•    May troubleshoot basic electrical equipment problems such as changing fuses, buttons, and switches
•    Learn how to read and follow blueprint, schematics and manuals
•    Learn specific knowledge for a variety of skilled trades, including but not limited to, production and facility machinery and equipment, HVAC, plumbing, electrical, pipefitting, carpentry, utilities, etc.
•    Learn and use SAP Preventive Maintenance (PM) and Work Order Process, production schedules and reports, HMI control panels and machine controls and settings.


Core Skills and Qualifications:

The ideal  Maintenance Mechanic I candidate must possess all of the following:

•    One (1) year experience performing routine maintenance and determining when maintenance is needed, or comparable experience with trade school or training
•    Math skills to include simple addition, subtraction, multiplication and division
•    Familiar with and ability to convert decimals to fractions or vice versa
•    Basic mechanical aptitude and ability to troubleshoot basic problems including knowledge of machines and tools, their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance
•    Ability to observe, follow, understand, and evaluate processes demonstrated and other workplace procedures
•    Ability to obtain and maintain powered industrial truck (PIT) license
•    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:

•    Ability to read and follow basic blueprints, manuals, and mechanic and electrical schematics


The ideal  Maintenance Mechanic II candidate must possess all of the following:

•    Three (3) years’ experience performing preventive maintenance, diagnostics, and repair, or comparable experience with trade school or training 
•    Special knowledge in use of hand-tools, and power-tools
•    Mechanical aptitude and ability to troubleshoot moderately complex problems including knowledge of machines and tools, their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance
•    Understanding of pneumatics, hydraulics, temperature and pressure gauges
•    Ability to learn and understand manufacturing processes and able to inspect and repair or replace components.
•    Proficient in reading and following basic blueprints, manuals, and mechanic and electrical schematics
•    Experience operating test equipment and/or software
•    Experience operating various hand and power tools
•    Working knowledge of automated controls
•    Ability to operate Powered Industrial Truck (PIT), hoists and cranes, and maintain PIT certification
•    Paper converting, chemical/plastics processing and/or packaging industrial experience, preferred
•    Vocational, Technical or Associate Degree in Machine Tool, Machine Maintenance, Industrial Electrician, Electro-Mechanics, Mechatronics Technology, Automation Controls, Robotics or related field preferred
•    Experience using Microsoft Office, including the ability to modify basic reports, documents and spreadsheets in MS Word, and MS Excel, preferred
•    Experience in electrical and mechanical trades such as HVAC, PLC, and CNC, 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 (833) 472-3278 or email us at HRConnect@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 (833) 472-3278 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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