Quad/Graphics Maintenance Mechanic in Tampa, Florida

A leading global provider of print and media solutions, Quad/Graphics is powered by a passion for innovation and the most advanced platform in the industry. Our collaborative team of “can-do” people continually challenge the status quo, creating groundbreaking solutions that push the boundaries of communications.

Job Description

Industrial MaintenanceMechanic

Quad/Graphics is seeking a Press Maintenance Mechanic to join our Tampa, FL team. This position works a 3-4 compressed work week, 12 hour rotating shifts.

The Maintenance Mechanic troubleshoots, repairs, and maintains mechanical, pneumatic, and hydraulic components of production gravure presses and equipment using hand tools, power tools, and precision measuring instruments. This position will visually inspect and evaluate machines and equipment to locate causes of malfunctions and keep presses operational. The Press Maintenance Mechanic plays an essential role in helping the plant provide high quality product and efficient service to our customers by minimizing operational downtime.

Job duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Independently, or as a member of a team, skillfullyperform minor/major maintenance activities on all production equipment toinclude bearings, belts, and chains; coupling alignment; gear boxes; benchwork; pumps; rebuilding/overhauling; conveyormaintenance; fans/blowers; diagnostics and preventive maintenance.

  • May include building maintenance including air compressors, trim waste equipment, AC and chillers.

  • Perform all work efficiently with an understanding theurgency of machine downtimes

  • Emphasize proactive measures to minimize reactivemaintenance

  • Ability to climb ladders and staircases to heights upto and including 20 feet to maneuver around equipment

  • Troubleshooting skills, basic math, computer, andcommunication skills are essential. May perform basic welding andmachinist tasks.


  • Ability to understand and follow instructions,troubleshoot effectively and respond quickly to solve equipment malfunctions

  • Ability to follow safe work methods while performingtasks and effectively, communicate with Press Operators, crew members andmanagement is necessary.

  • Ability to work an 12 hour rotating schedule (includingdays, evenings, weekends, and holidays as required)

  • Must provide own set of tools and be able to safelyoperate both hand and power tools

  • 3+ years of maintenance experience preferred

  • Previous experience or working knowledge of GossC700 or Harris 900 is preferred.

Additional Company Information

We offer excellent benefits to eligible employees, including 401(k), holidays, vacations and more.

Quad/Graphics is an equal employment opportunity employer. The Company’s policy is not to unlawfully discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, military or veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other consideration made unlawful by applicable federal, state, or local laws. The Company also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected categories.

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