Midlothian, Texas



The Mechanical Maintenance Technician is responsible for performing maintenance functions on all equipment and facilities in the Midlothian, Texas plant.  Maintenance functions include repair, welding, preventative maintenance inspection, and installation of equipment.  Good mechanical aptitude is required for the position.



  • Demonstrates a commitment to communicating, improving and adhering to safety policies in all work environments and areas.
  • Practice and promote safety in such way as including but not limited to; assessing risks before starting tasks, only performing authorized activities, utilizing appropriate PPE.
  • Exercise and encourage core values including but not limited to; developing self and coaching others by inspiration and empowerment
  • Operate forklift, manlift, light crane, drill press, cut-off saw, pipe threader, hydraulic press, iron worker, and various hand tools.
  • General layout, welding and cutting skills with ability to work from blueprints, sketches, or detailed instructions.
  • General rigging knowledge.
  • Repair equipment such as fans, screw conveyors, belt conveyors, reducers, bucket elevators, dust collectors, rotary feeders, vertical roller mills, ball mills, and other material handling equipment.
  • Have a basic understanding of hydraulics and be able to read schematics.
  • Operate independent of Supervisors.
  • Respond to call-outs during non-work hours as needed. Stay over if needed.
  • General knowledge of installation and care of bearings (roller, ball, and sleeve oil).
  • Coupling alignment knowledge.
  • Make preventative maintenance inspections and complete necessary forms and reports.
  • Make estimates of material requirements and prepare requisitions and reports.
  • Create and update work orders in the SAP system.
  • Perform all job assignments using prescribed safety equipment and procedures.
  • Maintain work area in clean and orderly condition.
  • Perform such other assignments as directed.
  • Must be able to work rotating shifts.



Required Education: High school diploma or equivalent

Additional Education: Trade school or training program preferred.


Additional Requirements: 

  • Experience in industrial maintenance.
  • Knowledge of the cement manufacturing process and equipment a plus.
  • Read, write and speak English.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Strong work standards and attendance record.


Midlothian, Texas

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