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Maintenance Technician
Ref No.: 18-09069
Location: Middletown, Delaware
Job Title: Maintenance Technician
Location: Middletown, DE
Duration: 4+ Months (Extension possibility depends upon performance and attendance)
Job Description:
Services to be performed
  • Maintain and troubleshoot all book bind, trim, and manufacturing systems, electrical and mechanical.
  • Develop training plans for service technicians.
  • Develop Preventive Maintenance programs.
  • Ability to install, maintain, and troubleshoot hydraulic, pneumatic, and mechanical systems – cams, shafts, belts, and gears.
  • Ability to install, maintain, and troubleshoot control components-- photo eyes, motor starters, relays, limit switches, proximity sensors, timers, solenoids, servo drives, frequency inverters, linear drives, tachs, and encoders.
  • Mentor technicians by motivating, providing guidance and directions to help them achieve their goals.
  • Develop and maintain a good working relationships across all levels in the organization.
  • Ability to provide enriched feedback to enhance individual performance.
  • Set up machinery to adhere to strict quality, safety and production standards.
  • Participate in Continuous Improvement efforts to promote machine stability and dependability.
Required skills:
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Ability to work all days and shifts, including overtime (24 hours a day, 7 days a week operation, including holidays).
Experience and proficiency in the following areas:
  • Automated machinery systems and controls.
  • Basic Electrical and electronic principles.
  • Blueprint and schematic reading, both mechanical and electrical.
  • Preventative maintenance procedures.
  • Ability to troubleshoot circuitry using a multi-meter.
  • Industrial PC literacy.
Preferred skills:
  • Degree from a vocational school or college with a focus in the Mechanical or Electrical field.
  • 4 years apprenticeship or equivalent experience in the Mechanical or Electrical field.
  • Able to manage, lead, and influence others on the team.
  • Experience with printing, or binding equipment.
  • Experience programming PLC logic.
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task and prioritize many different projects and workload.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, (written and verbally) with peers, management, contractors and vendors.
  • Must be highly self-motivated and customer-centric.
  • Leadership experience/aptitude, ability to mentor and develop training plans for other service technicians.
  • Ability to troubleshoot complex machinery with a high mechanical aptitude.
  • Demonstrate good problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal).