Valpak Direct Marketing Systems, Inc.

  • Advanced Electrical Industrial Maintenance Technician

    Job Locations US-FL-St Petersburg
    Posted Date 3 months ago(8/24/2018 11:23 AM)
    Job ID
    Company Name
    Valpak (Manufacturing Center)
  • Responsibilities

    So What Type Of People Are We Looking For!

    Vocational training, certification, and/or minimum of three years related experience in basic mechanics and electrical skill areas. Basic understanding of electrical systems, PLC’s (programmable logic controllers), HMI’s (human machine interfaces) and/or drives required. Experience interpreting drawings, diagrams and schematics (electrical, pneumatic, and other controls).

    Here are a few additional duties and responsibilities that will be included in your role.

    • Demonstrates and applies knowledge of Mechanical and Electrical-Electronic machine maintenance.
    • 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.
    • Operate and use equipment such as mechanics hand tools, multi-meter, amp meter, laptop computers and HMI.
    • Proficient at reading schematics, blueprints, ladder logic and wiring diagrams.
    • Maintains LOTO and best safe practices.  Also responsible for reporting injuries, unsafe practices, and coaching fellow employees on safe work practices. 


    Qualifications include, but are not limited, to:

    • Must supply own hand tools standard and metric with the exception of specialty tools.
    • Advanced analytical, problem solving and troubleshooting skills (mechanical and electrical) required
    • Familiar with machine shop equipment
    • Critical thinking
    • Ability to use power tools (electrical or pneumatic)
    • Communication skills (verbal, written)
    • 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.
    • Detail oriented and precise
    • Able to distinguish color differences
    • Strong interpersonal and customer service skills with leads, peers, co-workers, vendors
    • Knowledge of and general application skills in Windows Office environment and working knowledge of SAP
    • Prior experience ia Printing or Direct Mail industry is helpful

    The hours for this position are 7:00 p.m. - 7:00 a.m. (rotating shift) including weekends and overtime.  We also pay an additional 10% shift differential.

    Company Overview

    At Valpak, we look for employee-focused, committed, and passionate Subject Matter Experts (SMEs). For nearly 50 years, Valpak has led the way in the coupon mailing industry, providing money-saving discounts to millions of consumers and local businesses looking to reach new customers and strengthen their marketing successes. Our mission is to help people save, businesses grow and neighborhoods thrive.

    If you desire to work in a comfortable, collaborative atmosphere, Valpak may be the place for you. Our workforce is diverse in thought, perspective, and culture. We provide our employees with a comprehensive benefits package including: medical, dental, vision and 401K. As a family-focused company we believe in balancing work and play so feel free to use your paid time off as you wish.

    Valpak is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).


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