19 days old

Maintenance Technician 1 - 1st Shift

Auburn, WA 98001
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 1 1st Shift
  • Workweek:  Wednesday-Saturday
  • Hours:  5:45 a.m. through 4:30 p.m.
Position Summary:
  • Provide maintenance and repairs to production machinery and facility repairs.
Key Duties / Responsibilities:
  • Perform the necessary corrective maintenance to ensure the facility and equipment are operating properly.
  • Perform all maintenance activities in a safe, clean and efficient manner.
  • Replace and repair parts, rebuild equipment and align gears, shafts, pulleys and belts.
  • Utilize illustrated parts breakdown manuals and operational manuals in the repair, modification and maintenance of equipment.
  • Perform inventory control of parts and equipment used from inventory.
  • Respond to all assigned maintenance work orders in a timely manner. 
  • Respond in a timely manner to all red lights and maintenance requests on the production floor.
  • Perform preventive maintenance (PM) activities in accordance with the preventive maintenance plan. 
  • Record activities using the proper PM checklist sheets.
  • Perform 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.
  • Perform activities to acquire detailed knowledge of equipment components to diagnose causes of electrical mechanical malfunctions or provide corrective maintenance.
  • Participate in a maintenance training programs to continuously improve knowledge, skills and abilities. Develop skills in electrical or HVAC fields.
  • Maintain compliance with changing OSHA regulations.
  • Learn and follow all safety regulations and job instructions to perform primary job duties.
Education & Knowledge:
  • High school diploma or general education certification preferred.
  • Ability to speak and communicate effectively utilizing the English language preferred.
  • Mechanical or electrical experience.
  • Technical degree and/or equivalent experience.
  • Powered Industrial Truck Certification.
Experience / Skills / Abilities:
  • 0 1 year of related experience.
  • Prior electro-mechanical experience.
  • Proficient in performing production equipment preventive maintenance.
  • Able to diagnose equipment faults and malfunctions.
  • Knowledgeable of OSHA regulations.
  • Computer literate.
  • Able to identify and perform Level B & C equipment preventative maintenance.
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 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 matching 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!
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: 2020-10-08 Expires: 2020-11-07

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