Pactiv Food Service Packaging Jobs

Mobile pactiv Logo

Job Information

Pactiv Evergreen Core Maintenance Associate in Temple, Texas




Overview: Maintenance Associate-Temple, TX

Available Shifts: Monday-Friday 7:30am to 4:00pm

Pay Range: $20.18-$25.07 per hour


  • Medical (Comprehensive PPO, two HRA Plans and an HSA plan)

  • Dental (basic and comprehensive coverage)

  • Vision (basic and premier coverage)

  • Prescription drug coverage

  • 401K with a 6% company match (Eligible to participate from day one (1) with 100 % vesting in all company provided funds immediately)

  • New Hire Wellness Bonus (see plan details)

  • Healthcare and Dependent day care flexible spending accounts

  • Livongo diabetes program

  • Corporate discounts

Pactiv Evergreen is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are subject to a drug test (excluding THC*/marijuana/cannabis) and background check at the time of offer.

*THC testing ONLY when such testing is required by law.


Job Title: Maintenance Associate

Summary of duties and responsibilities:

This position is responsible for ensuring all plant systems and machines are operational by performing all plant maintenance duties, including maintenance and preventative maintenance functions. Follow standard work methods and practice safe work habits to ensure production is as efficient and safe as possible.

Primary duties and responsibilities:

  • Installs, maintains and repairs machinery, mechanical equipment, and physical structures. Handles scheduled and emergency repairs.

  • Demonstrates ability to start up plant (generator, air compressor, cooling tower, and chiller), normal plant shutdown, and emergency plant shut down.

  • Maintains working knowledge and demonstrated high level of trouble shooting skills of pneumatic, hydraulic, and mechanical systems. Displays proficiency in electrical problem solving.

  • Visually inspects and tests machinery and equipment. Displays competency in the proper operation of maintenance equipment (lathe, mill, welder, drill press, power tools).

  • Possesses and maintains required hand tools necessary for job.

  • Correctly identifies proper name of every machine in plant.

  • Utilizes computer based inventory system for generating reports to locating spare parts.

  • Functions with a high degree of autonomy, requiring minimal supervision.

  • Maintains records and time reports as required.

  • Performs quality work within reasonable time standards set forth by management in verbal or written instructions.

  • Assists electricians as needed.

  • May assist in the training of other employees.

  • Maintains a safe, clean work environment while performing all tasks.

  • Utilizes mandatory safety equipment. Executes duties in a safe and efficient manner.

  • Participation in continuous improvement team and activities.

  • Performs other related duties and assignments as required.

  • All maintenance mechanics are expected to be available to work in all areas of thermoforming production.


Education, prior work experience and specialized skills and knowledge : High school diploma or equivalent preferred. Minimum two years’ experience in a manufacturing environment and/or certification in industrial mechanics through an accredited institution.

Physical environment/working conditions: The position is in the factory and could involve sitting, standing, walking and lifting for long periods of time throughout the day.

Equipment and Machinery used:

This job requires the ability to use power tools; manufacturing equipment; personal protection equipment (PPE); fine manipulation; office equipment; typing/keyboarding/data entry; and computer/calculator.

Powered industrial equipment certification and ability to operate man lift and scissor lift.

Must demonstrate a high degree of mechanical aptitude, good basic math skills and working knowledge of pneumatic, hydraulic, and mechanical systems.

Ability to weld.

Other (e.g., customer contact or access to confidential information): Must be able to work as part of a team

Pactiv Evergreen Inc. (NASDAQ: PTVE)is a leading manufacturer and distributor of fresh foodservice and food merchandising products and fresh beverage cartons in North America and certain international markets. It supplies its products to a broad and diversified mix of companies, including full service restaurants and quick service restaurants, foodservice distributors, supermarkets, grocery and healthy eating retailers, other food stores, food and beverage producers, food packers and food processors. To learn more about the company, please go to the company website at

128 miles south of Dallas, and 170 miles northwest of Houston, Temple is a city in Bell County, Texas. As of 2019, the city has a population of 78,439 according to a US census estimate, making it the second largest of Bell County's three principal cities after Killeen.

Pactiv Evergreen is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Pactiv Evergreen is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, religion, creed, age national origin, physical or mental disability, genetic information, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, veteran status or other characteristics or statuses protected by law. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please call (847) 482-4320 or email

All information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines and applicable laws.

Pactiv Evergreen employees are subject to post-hire drug and alcohol testing in accordance with company policies


Job Locations US-TX-Temple

ID 2023-21409

Category Operations

Position Type Full Time

Pay Type Hourly