Valpak Direct Marketing Systems, Inc.

Industrial Maintenance Technician - Advanced Electrical - Night Shift

US-FL-St Petersburg
11 months ago(1/17/2017 9:34 AM)
Job ID
Valpak (Manufacturing Center)



The Advanced Industrial Maintenance Technician function includes both Mechanical and Electrical support for troubleshooting, service and repair of production equipment. Experience is required in both Electrical and Mechanical preventative and reactive machine maintenance.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Demonstrates and applies knowledge of Mechanical and Electrical-Electronic Machine Maintenance
  2. Minimizes machine downtime by troubleshooting and resolving basic mechanical to complex electrical, electronic, software and hardware issues using technical manuals, schematics, vendor assistance and advanced training
  3. Must be proficient at reading schematics, blueprints, ladder logic and wiring diagrams.
  4. Operate and use equipment such as mechanics hand tools, Multi-meter, Amp meter, Laptop computers and HMI.
  5. Must be able to move throughout all areas of the plant as required to perform duties.
  6. Must be able to work safely on the production floor in a manufacturing environment.
  7. Completes required training as needed and certification for the Maintenance area in accordance with the Maintenance progression process.
  8. Must be able to work within maintenance work order system by generating work orders, viewing
  9. status of work orders and closing work orders when complete.
  10. Team player with good communication and interpersonal skills.
  11. Accomplishes duties using LOTO and best safe work practices.



Vocational training, certification, and/or four years of progressively advanced level of mechanical and electrical experience in repair and maintenance acquired through a technical school, military training or from previous employers required. Proficiency at interpreting vendor drawings, diagrams and schematics, electrical systems, PLC’s (programmable logic controllers), HMI’s (human machine interfaces) and VFD’s (variable frequency drivers) required.


Requirements and Qualifications:

  • Must supply own hand tools standard and metric with the exception of specialty toolsAdvanced analytical, problem solving, and troubleshooting skills (mechanical and electrical) required
  • Being familiar with machine shop equipment.
  • Critical thinking
  • Communication skills (verbal, written)
  • Ability to use power tools electric or pneumatic
  • Occasionally lift and/or manually move up to 40#
  • Occasionally required to work at heights up to 30 feet above ground on a ladder, in a scissors lift or in a bucket
  • Strong interpersonal and customer service skills with leads, peers, co-workers, vendors
  • Knowledge of and general application skills in Windows Office environment
  • Prior experience in Printing-Direct Mail industry helpful.

This is a night shift position - 7:00 p.m. - 7:00 a.m.; rotating - work 2 nights, off 2 nights, every other weekend (Fri, Sat, Sun).  We pay a 10% shift differential for this position. 


Company Overview

Why a career with Valpak?


WORK FOR AWARD-WINNING BRANDS. Our brand is among the best in the industry, often ranking number one in our markets.  


BE YOURSELF. MAKE US BETTER. Innovation thrives in a diverse and inclusive workplace, and we encourage everyone to contribute their best ideas.  


WE INVEST IN OUR EMPLOYEES. Valpak provides a generous benefits package that includes robust health benefits for your family, including paid time off (i.e. vacation, sick and holidays).  


OUR PEOPLE ARE OUR MOST VALUABLE RESOURCE. Through career development, ongoing and on-the-job training and a commitment to promoting from within, our employees help define their own career paths.  


WE ARE COMMITTED TO IMPROVING THE COMMUNITIES WE SERVE. We are actively involved in community service and contribute financially to local nonprofit organizations.



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