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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Shipping Labor
Dart Container | North Aurora, Illinois
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Job Description

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.


Afternoon Shift:  3:00 P.M. to 11:00 P.M.  Monday through Friday

Day-to-Day Role:

  • Load assorted production into trailers for shipping using bill-of-lading, specifying trailer and products to be loaded. 
  • Operate a fork-lift or clamp-truck for loading and may have to manually stack production into trailers to ensure effective space utilization.
  • Ensure any “special instructions” on the bills of lading are followed and for making load adjustments to ensure priority shipments are completed. 
  • Load scrap materials to include cardboard, film and cores.  Shipper will properly dispose of packing/shipping materials.
  • Coordinate with Shipping Supervisor regarding shipping needs.
  • Inspect fork-lift/clamp-truck at the beginning and end of each shift and complete the "Electric Truck Driver's Daily Check Sheet".
  • Change fork-lift and squeeze lift batteries as necessary.
  • Perform general housekeeping and area cleanliness; sweeps trailers prior to loading.
  • Conduct physical inventory of product and materials throughout the warehouse.
  • Assist with the movement of materials and product throughout the plant as needed. This could include taking finished product from the Production/Print Departments floors, determining where it will be placed in the warehouse, and storing it properly. He/she may also supply the lines with needed materials as requested.
  • Perform the duties of Receiver as needed. This includes unloading and storing received materials and products.

Core Skills and Qualifications:

The ideal candidate must possess all of the following:

  • Six (6) months shipping/receiving experience, including experience loading/unloading trucks. 
  • Experience using a fork-lift.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain OSHA fork-lift certification through Dart. 
  • Ability to utilize equipment including dock plates/leveler, hand carts, hydraulic pallet jacks, batteries, battery chargers, and brooms. 
  • Ability to apply and understand addition, subtraction, multiplication and division in order to determine the amount of product or materials to place in or remove from an area.



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.


About Dart Container

Dart is a leading producer of single-use foodservice packaging products, including insulated foam cups, clear plastic cups, food containers, and more.

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