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Dart Container | Urbana, 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.


Day-to-Day Role:

  • Comply with good manufacturing practices (GMP) as required.
  • Comply with Dart Container's policies and procedures.
  • Inspects materials (cups, lids etc) visually or by using micrometers, water tests, rigidity test gauge, stack height gauges, rim diameter gauges and gram scales. Checks materials for correct color.
  • Monitors and checks machine operator’s reports for completeness and accuracy. Checks raw material mixer’s report for correct set points on color, concentrate and regrind amounts.
  • Conducts packaging verification checks by auditing packaging reports for completeness and accuracy. Completes reports on Lid Fit report, Daily Quality Audit Report for Lid Lines and Solution Leak Test report. 
  • Monitors product count.
  • Initiates hold and rework procedures. Works with production staff to aid in the identification and correction of quality problems.  Communicates quality problems and product status to Management. 
  • Removes cases from conveyor and checks for correct weight.
  • Keeps general work area clean.
  • Trains operators on quality procedures and SPC.
  • Performs basic production internal audits and reports results.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Core Skills and Qualifications:

The ideal candidate must possess all of the following:

  • Demonstration of minimum proficiency with the English language in order to ensure effective new hire training and ongoing communications about safety and quality issues.
  • Ability to work overtime as needed.
  • Ability to work weekends as needed.
  • One (1) year experience performing quality checks, three (3) years preferred
  • Ability to visually detect defects including color
  • Ability to operate simple measuring devices
  • Understand and read SPC charts
  • Ability to follow instructions and perform mathematical calculations
  • Ability to make good decisions regarding disposition of products.


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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