Industrial Maintenance Mechanic

If you are a highly skilled Industrial Maintenance Mechanic, Jostens has a great job opportunity for you!  Come join our team of maintenance technicians in our state-of-the-art facility in Clarksville, TN!  This position is ideal for a well experienced industrial maintenance mechanic/technician.  Areas of responsibility include maintenance and repair of production machinery and physical plant equipment.  Provides a wide variety of Maintenance support requiring generalized and specific knowledge of mechanical, hydraulic, machined parts, pneumatic, and other systems.  Reads schematics and diagnoses equipment malfunctions.  Repairs and / or orders parts to replace failed components.  Provides detailed systems analysis, using blueprints, schematics, testing gauges and other equipment to isolate and identify cause(s) of malfunctions.  Crafts parts, and water, compressed air, hydraulic, electrical and machined metal parts with on-site equipment.

Provides detailed descriptions, dimensions, and specifications for outsourced parts and systems.  Coordinates repairs with external vendors and work performed by other through Maintenance Contracts.  Assists with the installation of production equipment to insure proper infrastructure and support systems.  Trains others in proper preventive maintenance IAW manufacturer specifications.  Works independently and as part of a team to minimize equipment down time and install/move equipment as scheduled.

Provides maintenance and support solutions to building modifications.  Ensures that all work is done according to laws, rules and regulations governing external power systems, environments and safety.  Works regularly scheduled shifts and is periodically on-call for emergency services.  Prioritizes work according to safety, production and project plans.  Keeps updated on new technologies, repair equipment and governmental regulations.

To be considered for this position, you must have:
  • Two year degree or diploma in Industrial Maintenance, Mechanical, Machinist, Metal Fabrication and/or similar degrees from Technical or Trade School preferred.
  • 5 years minimum working experience as an industrial maintenance mechanic required.
  • Strong knowledge of industrial machinery & troubleshooting skills in Mechanical, Hydraulic & Pneumatic systems.
  • Must be able to read Mechanical, Hydraulic & Pneumatic prints.
  • Maintenance experience in a Printing environment preferred.
  • Must be able to weld; such as Mig, Tig, Arc (stick), Oxy-Acetylene Welding & Brazing.
  • Ability to read measuring devices such as Micrometer, Dial Caliper, Depth Micrometer, Dial indicators, etc.
  • Knowledge of Drilling, Tap and Die (threads), Broaching Keyways, etc.
  • Experience with machine installation and rigging, as well as use of hand tools and power tools.
  • Ability to drive Fork Trucks, Aerial Lifts and Booms safely.
  • Ability to disassemble machines and repair pumps, cylinders, rebuild gearboxes, clutches, and more.
  • Good experience in Preventive Maintenance.
  • Good communication skills – written and verbal.
  • Ability to work in a team environment, train and lead other maintenance mechanics as needed.
  • Willing to work flexible hours and overtime with short notice.
  • Works well under the pressure of deadlines.
  • Must have flexibility to learn and use new technology.
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs.
  • Must have excellent attendance record.

Shift: 12 hrs Crewing on Nights  7pm – 7am


Celebrating over 120 years of business, Jostens has been a part of local communities, working with K-12 schools, colleges and universities, teams and affiliation groups. Representatives from Jostens touch thousands of schools and groups every day, working to make a difference with products and services that recognize accomplishments and help people tell their stories. These products, along with resources for educators, yearbook curriculum and services to help motivate and inspire like Jostens Renaissance® and Commitment to Graduate (C2G) are all designed to contribute to a positive and rewarding school experience. As a household name and leading brand in our market, we are passionate about being the most trusted partner in celebrating moments that matter. We are a mid-size company with a small company feel, allowing us to move fast and explore innovative ideas.
Jostens is an Equal Opportunity Employer and complies with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.
Employer: Jostens
Job Category: Manufacturing
Job Type: Full Time