Dart Container Maintenance Mechanic IV (Butane Specialist) in Leola, Pennsylvania
Maintenance Mechanic IV (Butane Specialist)
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Date: May 4, 2021
Location: Leola, PA, US
Company: Dart Container
Date: April 30, 2021
Location: Leola, PA, US
Company: Dart Container
Ready to build your future? We're hiring!
Are you an experienced MAINTENANCE MECHANIC - BUTANE SPECIALIST looking for a new opportunity? Dart Container wants you to join our team!
Within this role, you will work as part of a team that values and focuses on Dart's Four Priorities—safety, quality, service, and efficiency—ensuring great products for our customers and a safe, engaging place to work for our employees.
Family owned and operated for over 60 years, we’re proud to offer competitive pay and other great benefits:
Multiple schedules working with a diverse group of individuals
Full tuition reimbursement
Opportunities for advancement
Comprehensive benefits package, including health, dental, vision, Flexible Spending Account, 401K, and wellness incentives
It only takes one application to be considered! See below for details and apply today!
Day- to-Day Role:
Follow and commit to meet Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) for safety, quality, production, efficiency, and service requirements.
Follow practices and processes intended to provide safe products that comply with appropriate laws and regulations, meet the company quality standards
Follow and commit to safety and GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices)
Install, diagnose, analyze, 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 perform one or more of the following responsibilities within production or facilities maintenance:
Communicate with operators to detect equipment problems and to ascertain whether mechanical or human error contributed to the problems
Layout, assemble, install and maintain pipe systems and related hydraulic and pneumatic equipment. Repair and replace gauges, valves, pressure regulators, and related equipment.
Assist machinist/fabricators in fabricating parts
Follow specification of basic blueprints, manuals, and schematic drawings, install, maintain and repair equipment, machinery, physical structures, and plumbing/electrical systems.
Use tools ranging from common hand tools and power tools, such as hammers, saws, drills, and wrenches, to precision measuring instruments, and electrical and electronic devices.
Operate Powered Industrial Truck (PIT), hoist, crane, and aerial lift
Inspect, operate, or test faulty machinery, equipment, programmable controllers, and motors to diagnose machine malfunctions, using test equipment or software, and apply knowledge of the functional operation of machinery
Perform preventive maintenance tasks, such as checking, cleaning, or repairing equipment to detect and prevent problems to ensure that machines continue to run smoothly and operate efficiently
Maintain accurate documentation for assignments, machine repairs, parts inventory, and maintenance logs
Learn and use SAP Preventive Maintenance (PM) and Work Order Process, production schedules and reports, HMI control panels, and machine controls and settings
Prioritize work assignments to ensure efficiency and that production schedules can be met
Train other Maintenance Mechanics as required
May troubleshoot basic electrical equipment problems such as changing fuses, buttons, and switches
Utilize 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.
Core Skills and Qualifications:
The ideal candidate must possess all of the following:
Seven (7) years experience performing preventive maintenance, diagnostics, and repair, or comparable experience with trade school or training
Expert knowledge in the use of hand-tools, power-tools
Previous plant production software experience required, SAP experience preferred
Ability to perform root cause analysis, compare and investigate information, and recommend and implement the resolution
Proven analytical problem solver
Ability to effectively manage and execute multiple tasks, projects, and priorities
Proficient in interfacing with computers
Excellent verbal and written skills necessary in order to communicate intricate job-related processes
Organizational skills including the ability to prioritize workload to meet deadlines
Ability to utilize and train employees on technology, processes, and procedures
Math skills to include simple addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division
Familiar with and ability to convert decimals to fractions or vice versa
Mechanical aptitude and ability to troubleshoot complex problems including knowledge of machines and tools, their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance
Understanding and/or knowledge of pneumatics, hydraulics, temperature, and pressure gauges
Understand manufacturing processes and able to inspect and repair or replace components.
Proficient in reading and interpreting blueprints, manuals, and mechanic and electrical schematics
Experience using Microsoft Office, including the ability to modify basic reports, documents, and spreadsheets in MS Word, and MS Excel
Experience operating test equipment and/or software
Ability to operate Powered Industrial Truck(PIT), hoists and cranes, and maintain PIT certification
Demonstration of minimum proficiency with the English language in order to ensure effective new hire training and ongoing communications about safety and quality issues
Preferred Skills and Qualifications:
Experience in electrical and mechanical trades such as HVAC, PLC, and CNC
Paper converting, chemical/plastics processing, and/or packaging industrial experience
Vocational, Technical or Associate Degree in Machine Tool, Machine Maintenance, Industrial Electrician, Electro-Mechanics, Mechatronics Technology, Automation Controls, Robotics or related field
*This position is a Butane Specialist. As such, the more specific responsibilities of the successful candidate are as follows:
Tube Fitting (Bending & Construction)
Pump Maintenance (Reciprocating & Centrifugal)
Leak Identification ( Traditionally called LDAR, Now it’s a part of RAGAGEP, It means periodic hand held sniffer checks)
Electrical Schematic Reading
Failure Report Generation
PHA Meeting Participation
Able to present information to large groups,
Root Cause Failure Analysis
Participate in SMP development
Hydraulic System Knowledge (PRVs, Regulators, Mass Flow Meter, Flow Control Valves, Accumlator)
Ability to parametrize instruments (Flow Meters, Drive, Sniffers/O2)
Work well under pressure (no pun intended)
Willingness to work in inclement weather
Understand the hazards of isobutane
Ability to work in Class I & II environment
Enhanced ability to use SAP to perform, document, a facilitate maintenance.
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.