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Sterling Heights, MI, USA Req #7983
Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is an innovative, digitally focused media and marketing solutions company committed to strengthening communities across our network. With an unmatched local-to-national reach, Gannett touches the lives of more than 110 million people monthly with our Pulitzer-Prize winning content, consumer experiences and benefits, and advertiser products and services. Gannett brands include USA TODAY NETWORK with the iconic USA TODAY and more than 100 local media brands, digital marketing services companies ReachLocal, SweetIQ, and United Kingdom media company Newsquest. To connect with us, visit


Gannett Publishing Services

Sterling Heights, MI

Job Description

This journeyman electrician-technician will be working on the newest technology in printing equipment. Responsibilities include troubleshooting relay logic circuits, working from electrical schematics, repairing equipment associated with pre-press, printing, packaging and facility electrical/electronic issues.


Troubleshoot, repair, maintain electric/electronic systems associated with offset presses.

Troubleshoot, repair, maintain electric/electronic systems associated with packaging equipment, prepress equipment.

Assist with associated troubleshooting, installation, repair, and maintenance of various facility electrical issues as required.

Skills and Abilities

Mechanical aptitude, ability to read and comprehend prints and schematics. Knowledge of drive controls, PLC logic controllers, synchronous and asynchronous motors, instrumentation and measurements. Ability to work in a fast-paced team environment while meeting production deadlines.

Education / Training

Four-year apprentice program, journeyman electrician.

Requirement for this role

Electrician Technician must have ability to troubleshoot, diagnose electrical problems with machines and systems and have problem solving abilities to repair same. Must be able to communicate with co-workers and individuals from other departments to better understand problems and issues.


Gannett Co., is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation, or veteran status.

Other details

  • Job Family UNION
  • Job Function Marketing Solutions
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Sterling Heights, MI, USA