Theodore, Alabama




To work as part of a team to ensure the continuous operation of the cement plant and associated facilities in order to maximize operational efficiency in an environment of continuous training and improvement; to maintain, troubleshoot and repair plant equipment in accordance with plant needs within MSHA, and LafargeHolcim safety guidelines.     



  • Performs work in the areas of mechanical maintenance, mobile equipment repair.
  • Fabrication, assembly, welding, and cutting following safe and accepted maintenance practices to maintain high equipment reliability.
  • Dismantles, repairs, and reassembles equipment. 
  • May be asked to serve as a member of a Continuous Improvement Group to resolve maintenance and electrical difficulties.       
  • Performs proactive/predictive maintenance through the use of advanced tools (thermograph, vibration, ultrasound, oil analysis, etc.)
  • Follow all Lafarge and MSHA safety procedures and any company safety initiatives
  • Participate in the development of new safety procedures such as but not limited to lock out tag out and Job Safety Analyses (JSA).
  • Troubleshoot potential concerns required to achieve and maintain maximum productivity. 
  • Report maintenance problems to the appropriate supervisor, coordinator or engineer for action and/or participate in corrective actions if appropriate.
  • Keep up-to-date on all maintenance procedure changes and be instrumental in developing new procedures as required.
  • Perform preventive/proactive inspections and document findings as directed by the maintenance supervisor and continuous improvement groups.
  • Primary support and leadership in major repairs to facilitate plant operation.
  • Exercise good housekeeping practices at all times.
  • Safely operate mobile equipment as required.
  • Perform clean up duties are required.
  • Fill out and follow up on work orders and assist when necessary in locating and issuing stores materials.
  • Work with little or no supervision and in harmony with co-workers and other departments.
  • Write and/or contribute to daily reports and other reports about special projects or incidents as well as use computers for entering work orders, etc.
  • Perform any and all other duties as may be assigned from time to time.  Will be required to work some rotating shifts to help cover shift workers vacation.
  • May be required to perform stand-by and carry a communication device to quickly respond to plant needs.



Required Education:  High School diploma/GED

Additional Education Preferred: Associates/Technical Degree

Field of Study Preferred:  Technical Degree

Required Training/Certifications:  Trade certificate, technical degree or equivalent and/or relevant experience     

Required Work Experience:  Minimum 3 years experience in manufacturing environment in maintenance


Theodore, Alabama

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