Technical Utility Operator - 1st Shift in Irving, TX at Keurig Dr Pepper

Date Posted: 9/18/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Technical Utility Operator 

The Technical Utility Operator provides mechanical assistance to the line, including but not limited to accurately maintaining parts and equipment history, weld and complete fabrications, and making repairs during breakdowns

Shift and Schedule

The Technical Utility Operator is located in our Irving, TX facility and operates on the 1st shift (6 a.m. - 2:30 p.m). Flexibility to work overtime, weekends and holidays as scheduled.

Position Responsibilities

  • Understands entire line operation and offers assistance where necessary
  • Maintains the lines with supplies needed for production
  • Supports Electro-Mechanical Technician (EMT) with electrical/mechanical breakdowns
  • Supports other operators on PM, adjustment and repair procedures, and changeovers of line equipment for different products and/or sizes
  • Assumes responsibility of the line in the absence of the lead and can operate all equipment on the line
  • Assists the training of new operators
  • Performs monthly safety inspections
  • Provides breaks to operators
  • Plan and carry out line improvement projects
  • Operate a forklift as required
  • Highly motivated in supporting a safe, efficient, and successful workplace
  • 5s and Total Productive Maintenance activities
  • Ability to work in a team environment and serve as a role model


  • Experience supporting mechanical and electrical breakdowns in continuous manufacturing environment is required (beverage or food industry preferred)
  • High school diploma or general equivalency diploma (GED) preferred
  • Lift up to 50 lbs repeatedly
  • Push and pull up to 100 lbs repeatedly

Company Overview & EEO Statement

Keurig Dr Pepper (KDP) is a leading coffee and beverage company in North America with dual headquarters in Burlington, MA and Plano, TX, with annual revenue in excess of $11 billion. KDP holds leadership positions in soft drinks, specialty coffee and tea, water, juice and juice drinks and mixers, and markets the #1 single serve coffee brewing system in the U.S. The Company maintains an unrivaled distribution system that enables its portfolio of more than 125 owned, licensed and partner brands to be available nearly everywhere people shop and consume beverages. With a wide range of hot and cold beverages that meet virtually any consumer need, KDP key brands include Keurig®, Dr Pepper®, Green Mountain Coffee Roasters®, Canada Dry®, Snapple®, Bai®, Mott’s® and The Original Donut Shop®. The Company employs more than 25,000 employees and operates more than 120 offices, manufacturing plants, warehouses and distribution centers across North America.

Benefits built for you: Our people are the heart of our business, which is why we offer robust benefits to support your health and wellness as well as your personal and financial well-being. We also provide employee programs designed to enhance your professional growth and development while ensuring you feel valued, inspired and appreciated at work.

Keurig Dr Pepper Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and affirmatively seeks diversity in its workforce. Keurig Dr Pepper Inc. recruits qualified applicants and advances in employment its employees without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, genetic information, ethnic or national origin, marital status, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Candidates must be able to pass a background check and drug test, as applicable for the role.