Maintenance Electrician/Mechanic

Full-time Position, Available on: 2023-08-29

Susquehanna Printing is looking for a Maintenance Electrician/Mechanic to join our team! The Maintenance Electrician/Mechanic will safely and efficiently perform installation, preventative maintenance, diagnostic work, and repair on equipment/systems that are critical to the press, post-press/mailroom, and related operations and facilities. Maintain, continue and improve maintenance PM programs.

Why work with us?

We know that employees are a business’s greatest asset and the primary driver of success. We are committed to attracting and retaining people who are bright, curious, flexible, and energetic, to ensure our progress for the next 225 years.

As a team member at Susquehanna Printing, you’ll enjoy:

4 weeks PTO to start (pro-rated for first year)
Paid Holidays
Benefits: medical, prescription, dental, vision, short-term disability, basic life insurance
401(k) with Company Match
Wellness program
Employee Assistance Program
Parental leave program
About Us:

Susquehanna Printing is part of a long tradition of printing in Lancaster County, beginning in the mid-1860s. Our long-standing expertise in printing continues to this day, as Susquehanna Printing produces the daily LNP newspaper and four local weekly newspapers, plus tabloids, books, and periodicals for businesses throughout the mid-Atlantic region. Susquehanna Printing is part of Steinman Communications.

Susquehanna Printing has expanded its business to include state-of-the-art solutions for scheduling, layout, digital printing, inserting, binding, direct mail, and quality control.

Susquehanna Printing is conveniently located right off the Greenfield exit on Route 30. There is access to countless shops and restaurants within minutes and easy access to major cities in the Central PA area such as Philadelphia, Baltimore and Washington D.C.

Working Conditions:

Climate- controlled manufacturing environment. May require irregular hours, on-call availability and support based on production needs. Must be able to work in a standing position throughout an entire shift.

Maintenance Electrician/Mechanic Essential Job Functions (Full Description):

Performs tasks in a safe and efficient manner, addressing safety issues and deficiencies as the top priority.
Have a full understanding of the production equipment’s capabilities, with strong troubleshooting, repair, and preventative maintenance abilities; high sense of urgency to logically and economically troubleshoot, diagnose, and rectify break downs in a timely manner to ensure minimal equipment downtime.
Maintain production equipment within manufacturer’s specifications.
Proficiency in reading electrical/mechanical diagrams and blueprint drawings.
Capable of properly installing specialized equipment, lighting fixtures, electrical panels, outlets, conduit, wiring, and phones as needed.
Show strong mechanical skills and the ability to learn machine shop equipment
Operate power tools and other specialized electrical equipment.
Good communication skills to work effectively with the Maintenance Manager, maintenance team, and other departments.
Highly skilled in electrical troubleshooting and maintenance, with additional competencies to address mechanical issues as needed.
Possess the drive and initiative to develop skills required to reliably and autonomously support a 24/7 operation.
Display self-motivation and vision for continual improvement in the operation
In addition to the essential functions listed above, the employee is expected to exercise honesty, integrity and respect with all supervisors and co-workers, maintain a professional appearance and demeanor, demonstrate a positive attitude, communicate effectively with co-workers and clients, work with accuracy, efficiency, and attention to detail, respect the work environment and keep it as neat and clean as possible, and exercise initiative to learn new skills and tasks and to help co-workers when possible.


A Variety of equipment throughout the production department (Pre-Press, Post-press & Packaging Distribution Center) such as Image Setters/Processors, Plate-Makers, Presses, Inserters, Stitcher/Trimmers, etc.
Proficiency with both power and non-power hand tools (drills, saws, wrenches, etc.).
Electrical diagnostic tools.

Company: Steinman Communications

1704 Hempstead Rd, Lancaster, PA 17601

Contact: Elizabeth Rivera
(717) 291-4960