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Pactiv Evergreen Equipment Service Technician in Cedar Rapids, Iowa


*$10,000 Sign On Bonus*

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

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.

Our Social Responsibility platform features a robust, employee-led Give Back program, which includes a matching gifts plan, community grants initiative, and our annual Company-wide Month of Action campaign. With each of these initiatives, our employees are empowered and equipped to give back to their communities and support the non-profits important to them and their families. Through our Give Back program, we own our commitment to Social Responsibility and live our purpose of Packaging a Better Future.

This position is eligible for an annual incentive bonus, 401(k) plan with no waiting period and dollar for dollar match up to 6% and immediate vesting, comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance, flexible spending and health savings accounts, paid time off, paid parental leave, up to nine paid Holidays and two floating Holidays, wellness program, tuition reimbursement and family care benefits.


Candidate must reside in or around the Pennsylvania Area

$10,000 Sign-On Bonus


Field Service Technician provides technical service and support for customers who own and operate Evergreen filling machines. The technician is trained and knowledgeable to install, inspect, troubleshoot and service this equipment. The technician also trains the customer’s personnel on proper operating and maintenance techniques to ensure good packing outputs.

  • Conducts/controls service activities as assigned to ensure timely customer support and safety are achieved while meeting the budgeted goals and objectives for productivity and utilization.

  • Communicates well with central scheduling, management, other departments and customers.

  • Functions as the equipment service technician within the departmental advising EPE service management and/or engineering of any problems or situations with models of current or modified design.

  • Provides learning experience for both customer and EPE plant personnel on machine operation.

  • Learns and grows skill sets and competencies to achieve both business and personal development objectives.

  • Meets corporate business and team objectives for antitrust compliance, business information protection, EEO, safety, quality ethical behavior and learning.

  • Performs the job safely within an environment which the technician does not control.

Maintains high performance of the paper packing equipment to defend against the competition


Requirements :

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • Strong mechanical skills and knowledge.

  • Ability to read electrical schematics, use meter & troubleshoot electrical circuits.

  • Good working knowledge of pneumatics (valves, air cylinders, etc.)

  • Must be a good communicator (including written and verbal English)

  • Self-driven to work alone and also in teams, when needed.

  • Travel to customer site within assigned territory/region.

  • Valid driver’s license.

  • Possess a passport for possible international travel or the ability to obtain one within the first year of hire.

  • Strong MS Office Suite skills (word, excel, outlook and power point)

Desired Requirements:

  • Working knowledge to verify inputs & outputs of a PLC and other analog components from HMI (Note: not required to program PLC or trouble shoot PLC programs)

  • Experience in operating / maintaining packaging equipment or equivalent in dairy / juice industry.


Job Locations US-IA-Cedar Rapids

ID 2023-23742

Category Customer Service

Position Type Full Time

Pay Type Salaried