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Maintenance Technician 2 - 1st Shift

Salt Lake City, UT 84111
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Are you drawn to a company that is making a difference? At Valassis, we are proud of the work we do to activate consumers on behalf of our clients through print and digital advertising - and we do it by being a trusted partner for big (and recognizable!) brands across all industry categories. We know we are expected to bring it and we do; by believing the right team can achieve anything.


Job Title:

  • Maintenance Technician 2, 1st Shift
  • 7am to 3;45pm M-T-W-Th-Sat


Position Summary:

  • Provides maintenance and repairs to production machinery, computer systems and facility. 
  • Additionally, performs all the duties of a Maintenance Technician 1 as required.


Key Duties / Responsibilities:

  • Ensure proper operation of machines (Mullers, Cheshires, Ink Jet Printers and Alpha liners).
  • Performs all maintenance activities in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Trains production technicians in the proper set-up and copy troubleshooting techniques.
  • Performs activities to  maintain and repair industrial computer controls and related I/Os.
  • Replace and repair parts, rebuild equipment, and align gears, shafts, pulleys and belts.
  • Utilizes illustrated parts breakdown manuals and operational manuals in the repair, modification and maintenance of equipment.
  • Performs inventory control of parts and equipment used from inventory.
  • Performs housekeeping duties required of maintenance staff including work area clean-up, machine and equipment clean-up, sweeping production floor after clean-up and various other general housekeeping duties as assigned.
  • Responds in a timely manner to all red lights and maintenance requests on the production floor.
  • Performs activities to acquire detailed knowledge of equipment components in order to diagnose causes of electrical or mechanical malfunctions or provide corrective maintenance.
  • Provides training and assistance to production technicians as needed to help maximize production output and minimize downtime through the utilization of proper production techniques and handling practices.
  • Inspects machinery for potential problems on a daily basis.  Documents problems and schedules work/repairs as appropriate.
  • Provides training and coaching to new maintenance technicians and inspects their work.
  • Maintains compliance with changing OSHA regulations.
  • Learn and follow all safety regulations and job instructions to perform primary job duties.
  • Assists Production Technicians in resolving copy issues and other problems associated with production.

Education & Knowledge:

  • High school diploma or general education certification
  • Ability to speak and communicate effectively utilizing the English language preferred.
  • Computer software experience.
  • Associates degree, Technical degree/certificate or equivalent preferred.
  • Powered Industrial Truck Certification preferred.


Experience / Skills / Abilities:

  • 1-3 years related experience.
  • Electro-mechanical experience.
  • Proficient in performing production equipment preventive maintenance.
  • Able to diagnose equipment faults and malfunctions.
  • Knowledge of OSHA regulations/requirements.
  • Able to identify and perform Level A, B, & C equipment preventive maintenance.
  • Able to read and understand schematics/blueprints.
  • Computer literate.
  • Must demonstrate good time management skills. 
  • Plans and organizes daily work flow.


Supervisory Responsibility:

  • None.


Communication & Contacts (Internal/External):

  • Communicate with Plant personnel and leadership.
  • Communicate with outside vendors, service and maintenance providers.


Physical Requirements / Working Conditions:

  • Walking, standing, and the ability to lift 40 lbs. on a routine basis. 
  • Bending, stooping, and climbing.




  • Valassis offers a generous total rewards benefits package that includes medical, dental and vision coverage, 401K and generous PTO allowance. A wide variety of additional benefits like life insurance, employee assistance and pet insurance are also available, not to mention smart and friendly coworkers!
  • WHO WE ARE: 
  • Valassis, a Vericast business, is the leader in marketing technology and consumer engagement. We work with over 60,000 companies and brands in a wide array of industries, partnering to anticipate consumer intent, inspire action, and create demand. Follow Valassis on LinkedIn,InstagramFacebook and Twitter.
  • At Valassis, we dont just accept differences - we celebrate them, we support them, and we thrive on them for the benefit of our employees, our clients and our community. Valassis considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other classifications protected by law. In addition, Valassis will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities by contacting us at: recruiting@valassis.com. EEO is the law. To review your rights under Equal Employment Opportunity please  visit: www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf.

Posted: 2020-09-29 Expires: 2020-11-08

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