Electromechanical Maintenance Technician

November 17, 2022 - 3:55 pm, in

Valley Packaging Supply

Do you enjoy working hands on keeping machines running efficiently? Are you interested in troubleshooting and providing effective solutions? We have an Electromechanical Maintenance Technician position available today. Apply now for your next great opportunity with VPS!

Why work for VPS?

Valley Packaging Supply offers a work environment characterized by teamwork, ethics and advancement opportunities. Our operations run 24/5, straight 8 hour shifts with no swing or weekend work. Together we work hands on creating practical alternatives to more traditional packaging materials. We offer a clean, safe and productive work environment.

What we offer:

Teammates enjoy a number of benefits and perks through employment at VPS. Our benefits include:

  • Higher than average shift premiums
  • Paid Time Off available after a short introductory period
  • 7 Paid Holidays
  • A generous 401(k) match
  • Affordable Health, Dental and Vision Insurance options (HSA and FSA eligible)
  • Employer Paid Short Term Disability
  • Employer Paid Basic Life Insurance with additional coverage options available
  • Supplemental Benefits – Accident, Critical Illness and Hospital
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Paid Lunch Break
  • Casual Dress
  • Opportunities for Overtime
  • Career Advancement…and MORE!

Are you the right fit?

The people are the difference makers at VPS. Our teammates are dedicated, hardworking and focused on delivering the best service and products in the industry. This might be the job for you if you:

  • Are self-motivated and proactive
  • Possess a can do attitude
  • Have good attendance
  • Want to be challenged and are willing to think critically
  • Are able to make good decisions and adapt well to changes
  • Work well in a fast paced environment
  • Possess excellent mechanical maintenance skills
  • Possess knowledge of electrical standards
  • Able to read electrical schematics and troubleshoot basic electrical control systems
  • Can communicate effectively with teammates
  • Can read and comprehend written instructions, units of measurements, mechanical drawings and layouts

Job Details:

  • Full Time – Hourly
  • 2nd Shift, 1pm – 9pm (Monday – Friday)
  • Pay: Starting at $25 per hour, based on experience

Basic Job Duties:

The Electromechanical Maintenance Technician is primarily responsible for working closely with Production Department to improve setups, process and productivity. The Electromechanical Maintenance Technician will do so by completing the below mentioned functions of the position.

  • Perform preventative maintenance on equipment
  • Completes maintenance projects as assigned by Maintenance Supervisor and / or Manager
  • Perform emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment
  • Comply with OSHA Safety and Health rules
  • Read and interpret equipment manuals and work orders to perform maintenance
  • Diagnose problems, replace or repair parts, test and make necessary adjustments
  • Use a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters and material handling equipment
  • Respond to down machines as directed by Maintenance Lead to maximize production output
  • Change and adjust cutoff knives
  • Install and setup punches
  • Assist operators with process related issue troubleshooting and machine adjustments
  • Perform other miscellaneous job duties and related functions as needed
  • Compliance with all company Quality Systems, Operational and Human Resource policies, procedures, and practices, including safety, food safety and housekeeping procedures

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Associates Degree in Electromechanical Maintenance and/or related program preferred
  • 2 – 3 years experience in Maintenance preferred
  • 2 – 3 years in manufacturing environment preferred