Machine Operator II

at DART Container in Federalsburg, Maryland, United States

Job Description

  • 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)
  • Set up, start, adjust, test, calibrate, operate, diagnose, troubleshoot and properly shut down process specialized equipment in accordance with published production schedules and product specifications.
  • Set up, operate and monitor specialized computer controlled or robot process machinery (i.e. thermoforming, extrusion, press, injection molding, etc.) from raw materials through downstream finished goods, ensuring quality and consistency
  • Adjust equipment as needed to maximize up time, rates and yields
  • Monitor equipment for mechanical problems by listening for unusual noises and visually checking gears, hoses, gauges, materials, etc. 
  • Troubleshoot and fix complex equipment and/or material problems
  • Diagnose and change out defective parts
  • May assist with changeovers and mold changes
  • Use advanced measuring equipment such as micrometers, scales, scanners
  • Implement programs to standardize and minimize production changeovers and machine downtime
  • Perform general preventative maintenance on equipment (i.e. fill lube lines, lube chain rails, grease guns, etc.)
  • Maintain production logs and reports as required
  • Promptly notify the Maintenance Department of any maintenance required
  • Notify supervisor of significant deviations from normal operating conditions
  • Serve as a technical resource for less experienced operators
  • Train other Machine Operators as required
  • Perform production process in SAP as required
  • No supervisory responsibilities

Job Details


DART Container


1000 Industrial Park Dr, PO Box 129
Federalsburg, Maryland 21632
United States

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Job Posting: 813415

Posted On: Jun 15, 2021

Updated On: Jul 15, 2021