1+ months

Maintenance Technician 2

Dallas, TX 75201

We are intelligent media delivery.


Valassis is a leader in intelligent media delivery, providing over 58,000 clients with innovative media solutions to influence consumers wherever they plan, shop, buy and share.  By integrating online and offline data combined with powerful insights, Valassis precisely targets its clients' most valuable shoppers, offering unparalleled reach and scale.  NCH Marketing Services, Inc. and Clipper Magazine are Valassis subsidiaries, and RetailMeNot Everyday is its consumer brand.  Its signature Have You Seen Me? program delivers hope to missing children and their families.  Valassis is a wholly owned subsidiary of Vericast.




  Take charge of your future with our generous 401K savings plan with company match, which is vested from day one.

  Participate in our company wide well-being program that also serves to lower your annual health insurance premiums.

  Explore new education opportunities with our Tuition Reimbursement Plan which covers up to $5,250.

  We offer work-life flexibility, meeting personal obligations along with professional success.

Job Title:

  • Maintenance Technician 2 -rotating shifts


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, Ferag 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 is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Posted: 2020-03-02 Expires: 2020-04-04

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