Mechanical Technician

  • Anaheim, CA, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

SCNG is owned by Digital First Media (DFM), a leader in local, multi-platform news and information, distinguished by its award-winning, original content and high quality, diversified portfolio of local media assets. DFM offers local news and information websites and mobile apps offering rich multimedia experiences across the nation.  In Southern California, DFM owns eleven daily newspapers, associated websites, social media channels, multiple weekly newspapers, and magazines.

Job Description

We're looking for a  Press Mechanical Technician to join our team.  Responsibilities include:

  • Safely ensures inserting and press equipment operates at optimum levels through the use of proactive mechanical skills 
  • Maintaining, troubleshooting, repairing and rebuilding all mailroom and pre-press equipment, mechanical and electrical, ensuring effective and efficient operation of all said equipment
  • Educating associates on the safe and proper operation of the equipment, while observing company policies and applicable laws
  • Plans ahead to make sure parts on hand are adequate to handle the foreseeable need
  • Working on special projects such as equipment upgrades, relocations, redesigns, and fabricating parts as needed
  • Serving as a proactive customer service ambassador for the company by representing the organization in a positive, professional manner 
  • Ensuring external and internal customer inquiries are responded to on a timely basis           


Education & Experience:

  • High school education or equivalent
  • An addition 3 years of experience in a production environment working with mechanical machinery and some electrical schooling or experience is desired


  • Able to communicate both written and verbally with all necessary parties on status through the uses of computers and/or logbooks
  • Must have mechanical knowledge and experience
  • Must be able to read and understand mechanical prints
  • Must understand mechanical tolerances
  • Must be able to read and understand electrical prints
  • Must understand AC/DC theory
  • Basic knowledge of PLC and relay logic
  • Basic power tool skills. (Drilling, sawing, grinding, & etc)
  • Proper knowledge of all lock/out tag/out procedures                               
  • Able to properly use tools to perform duties (Hand tools, computer, meter & etc)
  • Must be able to work in a team environment
  • The ability to serve as a representative of customer service within and outside the company

Additional Information

Southern California News Group is an equal opportunity employer who supports a diverse workforce. We offer competitive wages and benefit packages that include medical, dental, vision, 401(K) plan and more.  All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.  

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