Assistant Production

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Date: May 7, 2023

Location: New Braunfels, TX, US, 78132

Company: CEMEX

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 For direct access to CEMEX Career Opportunities, visit us at

Job Summary

Monitors process  equipment, performs minor maintenance duties on process equipment and troubleshoots plant. Process problems.

Job Responsibilities

  • Monitors process equipment by visual inspection, instrument readings, equipment noise and prepare shift log to identify equipment status
  • Identify, troubleshoot and correct minor equipment problems or failures and takes action to correct problems or recommends action to be taken
  • Perform preventative maintenance inspections and repairs on process equipment
  • Perform minor mechanical maintenance repairs on process equipment
  • Operate yard equipment to maintain plant production
  • Perform visual safety inspections on plant property and makes immediate corrections or recommends action to be taken
  • Use hand tools to repair equipment
  • Maintain work areas according to plant housekeeping standards
  • Prepare work orders to correct problems for supervisor approval before being forward to the Maintenance Department
  • Assist with performing  equipment and procedural testing and records test data
  • Recommends improvements to process controls 
  • Performs any other duties as assigned by a supervisor


  • High School diploma or G.E.D.
  • Current plant employee or prefer one (1) year of manufacturing plant experience

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Basic reading, writing and math skills
  • Ability to use hand tools, measuring tools and devices such as gauges and meters
  • Prefer ability to operate forklift, front end loader and dump truck
  • Prefer basic welding and cutting skills

Working Conditions

  • Occasional exposure to extreme heat, extreme cold, extreme noise and working outdoors
  • Must wear all necessary protective equipment while at the location 
  • Must be able to work outside most of the time

Physical Requirements

  • Requires walking, sitting, lifting, pushing, pulling and climbing to a significant degree
  • Heavy work-exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally 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, 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. (

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.

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