Cement Maintenance Mechanic

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Date: Sep 2, 2022

Location: Brooksville, FL, US, 34601

Company: CEMEX

Being part of a cement plant is an enriching experience. If you love challenges and want a fast-paced job, this might be a good opportunity for you.

Company Overview

Founded in 1906, over the last 110+ years' CEMEX has grown into a global building materials company that provides high quality products and reliable service to customers and communities throughout the Americas, Europe, Africa, the Middle East, and Asia.  Here at CEMEX we offer our employees competitive wages, career growth, excellent benefits including health, dental & vision plans, vacation or paid time off,  employee assistance program and retirement plan options, along with over a century of stability to build your next career on! To learn more about our company culture and why you should join us, visit us at www.cemexusa.com/careers. For direct access to CEMEX Career Opportunities, visit us at https://jobs.cemex.com/.

Job Summary

The Maintenance Mechanic performs all types of mechanical jobs throughout the assigned area.  Maintain plant equipment and facilities to meet operating requirements and objectives, during and outside of regular operation schedules and maintenance. 

Job Responsibilities

  • Perform maintenance mechanic assignments on plant equipment and facilities
  • Collect data for preventative and predictive plant maintenance projects
  • Perform millwright assignments such as bearing replacement, alignment of equipment, and inspection and repair of power transmission according to plant standards
  • Perform welding and cutting assignments such as fabrication of plant equipment and structures and repair of worn process equipment according to plant standards
  • Inspect lubrication for mechanical equipment, record data for running equipment, take lab samples as required, drain oil and change oil and filters on all equipment oil reservoirs
  • Perform pipefitter assignments to install, maintain and inspect existing and future piping structures on all types of piping systems
  • Operate mobile equipment to assist with completing maintenance assigned duties
  • Perform plumbing inspection and repair on plant equipment and facilities
  • Adhere to all CEMEX, OSHA, and MSHA rules and regulations at all times and wear proper safety equipment while on plant grounds
  • Meet or exceed company safety standards
  • Perform other job responsibilities as assigned by management

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Prior Mechanical experience/welding experience, training or certification required
  • Prior plant maintenance mechanic experience a plus
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Bi-lingual (a plus)

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Ability to carry out not only simple, but complex oral and written instructions and deal with problems from standardized situations and work experience
  • Good mathematical skills, including basic math, fractions and conversions of four-five digit numbers and common units of measurement in both metric and decimal system
  • Ability to read and understand English sufficiently to be able to read technical information contained in manuals, reports, and Mechanical work related instruction, including safety issues and matters
  • Ability to communicate well with supervisors, welders, leadmen, other Mechanics, maintenance personnel, co-workers and outside contractors
  • Electrical and mechanical knowledge to detect potential safety hazards and breakdown of plant and quarry machinery and equipment and respond accordingly
  • Ability to identify and select the appropriate material and equipment necessary to perform the correct mechanical work and repair
  • High level of attentiveness and physical coordination to perform the work activities safely and productively 

Working Conditions

  • Continuous exposure to extreme heat, extreme cold, extreme noise, and working outdoors
  • Must wear protective equipment while at the location 

Physical Requirements

  • Must be able to perform all job functions which include, but may not be limited to, walking, sitting, lifting, pushing, pulling, turning, climbing to a significant degree, and/or pulling of controls
  • Heavy Work-Exerting up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds or force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear, in order to communicate to employees/visitors as well as function safely around heavy rolling equipment
  • Requires walking, sitting, lifting, pushing, pulling, and climbing to a significant degree
  • Heavy Work-Exerting up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds or force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear, in order to communicate to employees/visitors as well as function safely around heavy rolling equipment  
  • Must be able to perform all job functions which include, but may not be limited to, pushing, turning, and/or pulling of controls

Legal Notices

CEMEX is an EEO/AA (equal opportunity/affirmative action) institution and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, religious creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital or familial status, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by under federal, state or local law in the programs or activities which it operates.

 

CEMEX will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with all local, state and federal laws.

 

CEMEX is an E-Verify participating employer.

 

Arizona Smoke-Free Act.  CEMEX complies with the State of Arizona’s Smoke-Free Act (Arizona Revised Statutes § 36-601.01). Smoking and/or the use of tobacco or related products is prohibited in and on CEMEX property as well as any building and/or vehicle owned or leased by CEMEX.

 

CEMEX offers both competitive pay and benefits. Benefits applicable to this position may include, but are not limited to, medical, dental, vision, 401(k), Paid Time Off, and Holiday Pay, as well as a comprehensive wellness program to help keep employees and their families healthy and well. You can learn more about CEMEX Benefits by visiting the CEMEX USA Benefits and Well-Being page. (https://www.cemexusa.com/careers/life-at-cemex/benefits-well-being).

EEO Statement - En Español

CEMEX es una institución EEO/AA (igualdad de oportunidad/acción afirmativa) y no discrimina en base al sexo, edad, raza, color, religión, discapacidad física o mental, credo, origen nacional, estatus veterano, orientación sexual, información genética, identidad de género, o expresión de género en los programas o actividades los cuales opera.

Additional Cement Plant Job Responsibilities:

  • Examine and diagnoses problems and repairs according to generally accepted method
  • Collect data for preventative and predictive plant maintenance projects
  • Inspect equipment that has been reported as malfunctioning and carry out required repairs as needed.
  • Demonstrate and enforce CEMEX safety policies and regulations to all mechanics
  • Diagnoses and repairs electrical systems and circuitry in accordance with acceptable industry standards
  • Disassemble components, inspects parts for wear and determine cause of failure
  • Design and fabrication of parts to precise specifications
  • Adapt procedures, processes, equipment and techniques to solve complex repair issues
  • Use a wide variety of hand and power tools, cutting torches and welding equipment
  • Some regional traveling required to repair company equipment
  • Provide feedback on work orders for future work orders to be entered into system for repairs
  • Perform mechanical work and repairs on the plant machinery
  • Evaluate and coordinate mechanical needs, repairs and modifications
  • Procuring and moving parts, material, equipment and necessary tools
  • Operating hoist or crane during repairs
  • Clean, lubricate and paint equipment
  • Keep all work areas safe, clean and orderly
  • Assist and perform emergency repairs throughout the plant
  • Use bars, calipers, gauges, precision instruments, hand tools and wrenches
  • Maintain necessary maintenance records
  • Prevent damage to machinery, equipment to determine what repairs are needed
  • Be able to inspect mechanical equipment to determine what repairs are needed
  • Maintain assigned equipment in good working order
  • Maintain good housekeeping in the plant and work areas using a shovel and broom
  • Adhere to all CEMEX, OSHA and MSHA rules and regulations at all times and wear proper safety equipment while on plant grounds
  • Meet or exceed company safety standards
  • Perform other job responsibilities as assigned by management


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