Gannett Publishing Services
Performs advanced mechanical, electrical, data and programmable maintenance to maintain, diagnose and repair specified production equipment and systems and acts in a lead role to support efficient production operations as needed to achieve and maintain on-time production, product quality standards, low waste, and operational safety.
Work as part of a team to achieve and maintain on-time production performance including product quality and accuracy standards and operational safety including OSHA & EPA compliance
Perform following functions at an advanced level:
Perform new equipment installations, upgrades and improvements
Schedule and perform advanced mechanical & electrical maintenance, diagnostics and repairs on all designated equipment: CTP Imagers, processors, benders, press controls, printing units, reels, dampening & inking systems, inserting equipment, stackers, strappers, labelers, applicators, bindery equipment, conveyors, motors, pumps, dryers and other ancillary equipment
Assist supervisors and contract service providers
Inspect all repairs and modification projects
Contribute to staff training and development
Always work in a safe manner and consistently utilize required safety equipment to promote top-of-mind safety awareness:
Maintain a clean and safe work environment. Assist in leading safety compliance within the department including accident investigations and follow up.
Complete required annual OSHA safety training programs: Lockout/Tag-out, Hazardous Communications, Personal Protective Equipment, Hearing Conservation, Blood Borne Pathogens, Forklift.
Ensure all machine safety-guards are installed, functioning properly, and in use.
Immediately report any potential safety hazards, operational concerns and all accidents/injuries and near misses to production management
Provide timely & accurate information to management
Immediately report equipment or product issues to production management
Communicate scheduling needs to supervisors and/or production management
High school diploma or GED equivalent.
Trade Certified in electrical, machinists or specialty training required (Vocational school, military, trade).
Experience Required or Preferred
Minimum five years related experience in electrical and mechanical maintenance, diagnostics and repair
Specialized Knowledge Required or Preferred
Certified electrical training required (Vocational school, military, trade).
Journeyman level electrical certification preferred
Universal Skills and Traits Preferred (i.e., excellent written or verbal communication skills; ability to work autonomously; self-starter; etc.)
English language fluency: Speaking, reading and writing
Good verbal and written communication skills
Proven excellent time management skills working in a fast-paced deadline driven environment
Proven leadership ability
Technology/Equipment Expertise or Proficiency
Good PC Skills including Microsoft Office: E-mail, Excel, Word
Computer networking & electronics
PLC and interface knowledge