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.
Senior-level engineer applying engineering knowledge and skills for large, complex, long duration engineering projects focused on leading technical projects in process improvement, machine design, and product R&D.
Manage and prioritize projects or programs of large size, scope, and duration
Lead and coordinate project work with other engineers, technicians, designers and/or or drafters
Lead process failure discussions and investigations to ensure consistency of solutions across all facilities
Perform feasibility studies for fabrication, assembly, machining, or processing
Troubleshoot, analyze, identify, evaluate, propose, implement, and document engineering solutions
Develop execution sequence
Develop and document standard operating procedures (SOPs) for equipment processes
Collaborate with production personnel and other departments to gather information and draft reports, and improve equipment, processes, and products
Create test parameters and participate in the testing, data analysis, and implementation of processes, equipment, and engineering solutions
Identify broad conceptual ideas and develop them into useful solutions
Establish continuous improvement plans where efficiency, quality, safety, or service can be improved
Mentor lower level engineers
Core Skills and Qualifications:
The ideal Process Engineer must possess all of the following:
Requires one of the following:
Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis in engineering or related field of study and six (6) years of paper engineering experience
Associate’s degree and twelve (12) years of paper engineering experience
Proven experience and success in analyzing production equipment, processes and materials, and solving issues
Experience utilizing various statistical and quality methodologies including but not limited to Statistical Process Control (SPC), 5S, 8D, Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA), Root Cause Analysis, and Design of Experiments (DOE)
Advanced knowledge of print and/or paper converting equipment processes
Advanced knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of various products
Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications
Advanced knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models
Advanced knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of products
Use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems
Ability to successfully prioritize, and manage large, complex projects, deadlines, and tasks with little supervision in both team and independent environments
Strong verbal and written skills necessary to communicate intricate job-related information
Ability to travel up to 40% domestic and international
Ability to obtain and maintain a valid driver’s license and passport
Requires a favorable motor vehicle report upon hire
Preferred Skills and Qualifications:
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.
Dart Container Corporation, founded and headquartered in Mason, Michigan, sets the Industry Standard of Excellence in the development, manufacture and distribution of innovative foodservice packaging solutions. Dart manufactures cups, plates, containers, lids and straws made from such materials as expanded polystyrene foam, solid polystyrene, polypropylene, polyethylene terephthalate (PET), paper ...and sugar cane. From its humble origins as a machine shop in Mason, Dart has expanded across the globe to include more than 40 locations in seven countries. Dart has about 15,000 employees worldwide.