Maintenance Mechanic I

Date: Aug 11, 2019

Location: University Park, IL, US

Company: Dart Container


Location: University Park

Schedule: Mon-Friday (1:30PM 10:00PM)

Day-to-Day Role:

  • Work with staff to identify and document maintenance needs throughout the Distribution Center, identify materials needed, and complete the tasks in a timely manner.
  • Perform and maintain documentation pertaining to Preventative Maintenance Programs for all equipment in the Distribution Center to include forklifts, dock doors, dock plates, and batteries, and perform and document weekly/monthly fire suppression systems checks.
  • Conduct daily inspections of the facility: Troubleshoot problems to determine root cause and communicate findings and to Regional Manager.
  • Familiar with all material handling equipment.
  • Work with department personnel when needed.
  • Observe all company safety and work rules.
  • Perform other related duties as directed by the Regional Manager


Core Skills and Qualifications:

The ideal candidate must possess all of the following:


  • Ability to read warehouse blueprints to preform floor-stripping projects.
  • Three (3) years experience as a facilities (Bldg.) maintenance mechanic.
  • Knowledge and experience with AC electrical and basic plumbing repairs.
  • Have strong carpentry skills including tape/bed/texture drywall with the ability to finish projects in a professional manner.
  •  Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.


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: Chicago

Job Segment: Maintenance Mechanic, Maintenance, Mechanic, Warehouse, Plumbing, Manufacturing

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