Senior Maintenance Technician   IN   Napa, CA   AT   Multi-Color U.S.

Date Posted: 6/16/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Multi-Color is one of the largest and most awarded label companies in the world, servicing segments such as Home & Personal Care, Food & Beverage, Wine & Spirits and Consumer Durables. A true global leader, our state-of-the-art facilities operate in over 26 countries.  

Our 10,000+ employees are guided by our core values: Integrity, Passion, Creativity, Perseverance and Achievement. These values constantly guide our interactions and decision making at Multi-Color!

Join us today! 

Summary of Role

The Senior Maintenance Technician position ensures the reliable operation of all the manufacturing equipment and the supporting facility infrastructure.

Senior Maintenance Technician

  • Performs scheduled maintenance repairs on production equipment and facilities and provides emergency/unscheduled repairs of same.

  • Reads and interprets equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service.

  • Perform some mechanical fabrication, welding and machine tool operations as needed to modify and repair process equipment. 

  • Install, inspect, maintain, troubleshoot and repair mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, electrical/electronic components, motor controls and automated switchgear, HVAC systems, and programmable logic controllers (PLC’s) in a high pace production environment.

  • Assist to coordinate installation and modification of equipment and work cells layout.  Read, interpret and modify blueprints using CAD software.

  • Expert user of methods, tools, and equipment used in the maintenance and repair of mechanical and electrical/electronic equipment.

  • Solid understanding of principles of electrical circuits, process control systems, instrumentation, and standard working terms of the mechanical and electrical trades.

  • Inspect, evaluate, repair or request for repair of all mechanical aspects of the building.

Supervisor Support:

  • Assesses the skills and abilities of maintenance technicians to ensure appropriate work assignments and identifies training needs.

  • Develops and delivers training; directs the work of maintenance techs and provide tech support to less experienced technicians.

  • Assists maintenance engineering manager and/or management staff in developing training and work procedures and information.

  • Works with contractors and property management to complete a variety of projects, as assigned.

  • Schedules and monitors the work of maintenance technicians as assigned.

  • Maintain accurate part and supplies inventories and recommends and/or executes the purchase of replacement or additional parts and supplies as needed.

  • Supports and promotes company culture of continuous improvement (5S, SMED, etc.)

  • Performs other related duties as assigned.                     


  • Ability to occasionally climb ladders, work at heights and lift, push or pull up to 50 lbs.

  • Know and understand operations, observe and enforce safety rules, policies and procedures, including Lock Out Tag Out. 

  • Ability to bend, squat, climb, kneel and twist when installing, repairing, and servicing equipment.

  • Performs simple and power grasping, pushing, pulling, and fine manipulation.

  • Safe operation of forklift and aerial lifts, certification a plus.


While preforming the duties of this job the employee is frequently required to:

•        Wear hearing, foot, eye and/or other personal protective equipment while in a manufacturing setting

•        Stand, walk, sit, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, and climb or balance

•        Use hands to finger, handle, feel, and/or clasp; reach with hands and arms; occasionally work  in close quarters

•        Vertically lift or horizontally transfer objects up to 50 pounds

•        Vision abilities include – close, distance, and peripheral vision, depth perception, ability to distinguish color variations, and ability to adjust focus

•        Medium to loud noise environment

•        Work flexible/varying schedules and hours as needed

•        Work overtime as required by workload and customer mandated deadlines

The physical and/or mental demands described above are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential job functions. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

Required Experience, Desired Skills & Qualifications:

•         High school diploma/GED required. Degree or apprenticeship in a technical field a plus

•         Ability to read electrical diagrams, mechanical drawings, equipment manuals and technical specifications.

•         Familiar with CMMS based work order/ticketing systems.

•         Working knowledge of NEC and local building codes and OSHA safety standards.

•         Understanding of PLC ladder logic and programming a plus

•         Ability to do equipment layout and read architectural plans/blueprint.

•         Strong analytical, diagnostic, and problem-solving skills.

•         Strong prioritization and organization skills.

•         Excellent verbal, written, communication and presentation skills.

•         Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook).

•         Successful experience of increasing responsibility that has included work with a variety of building and infrastructure systems, tools, vehicles, equipment, maintenance and repair

•         Skill in training and directing the work of others

•         Minimum of five (5) to ten (10) years of previous experience as a Maintenance Technician with references and the ability to work in a fast-paced industrial environment.

If you need special assistance or an accommodation in applying, please contact our Human Resources Department at  

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or  applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c).

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Travel Required No
  • Required Education Certification
  • Job Start Date Monday, April 20, 2020


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