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Lead Plant Mechanic
Holcim Rockville, MD

Lead Plant Mechanic

Rockville, MD
  • Vision , Medical , Dental , Paid Time Off , Life Insurance , Retirement
  • Full-Time

Holcim US, a leading supplier of quality, construction building materials in the United States, has immediate openings for a 1st shift Lead Plant Mechanic to support operations at Rockville Crushed Stone in Rockville, Maryland. This position will be responsible for the diagnosis, repair and maintenance of a wide variety of fixed electrical equipment, mechanical equipment, systems and machinery. Also maintain, install and repairs mechanical equipment and machinery. This position typically works from 6:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Overtime will be required and shift may be adjusted for business needs.

  • Demonstrates a commitment to communicating, improving and adhering to safety policies in all work environments and areas.
  • Inspects condition and operation of plant equipment and performs necessary repairs and adjustments. Reports required repairs or other findings to Area Manager.
  • Adheres to all safety, environmental and company policies and procedures in completing daily tasks, and completes all required paperwork in a timely fashion.
  • Completes work orders in a timely manner; installing, repairing and fabricating materials out of metal; ensuring availability and functioning of required items; and ensuring safety and resolving immediate safety concerns.
  • Assembling pieces of metal together or repairing damage in metal components using heavy machinery that emits high heat, melting the metal into shape.
  • Performs the appropriate plant equipment inspections, repairs and preventative maintenance for both fixed and mobile equipment.
  • Responsible for preparing and welding steel and aluminum structures, appendages and equipment.
  • Performs routine preventative maintenance on plant equipment including handling welding repairs.
  • Conducts routine inspections of plant and mobile equipment and report findings to Area Manager.
  • Prepares Plant reports as required and maintain an inventory of regularly used repair supplies or equipment.
  • Assists personnel as may be required for the purpose of supporting them in the completion of their work activities.
  • Responds to emergency situations as needed and/or assigned for the purpose of resolving immediate safety concerns.
  • Performs required emergency repairs on production equipment required to address plant breakdowns.
  • Performs repairs as required on plant processing equipment and performs maintenance on plant grounds as required.
  • Maintains shop, equipment, tools, vehicles, etc. for the purpose of ensuring the availability and functioning of required items and ensuring safety.
  • Rebuild or fabricate parts; repair electrical equipment.
  • Other duties as assigned.

  • Education: High school diploma or equivalent
  • Required Work Experience: Minimum of 5 years' experience working in plant or industrial environment.
  • Proficient in hydraulic, electrical and pneumatic systems
  • Certified Welder (CW,CW,CWE or CWRT)
  • Knowledge of hot work permit systems protocol
  • OSHA certified
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints
  • Excellent oral communication skills with close attention to detail
  • Required Computer and Software Skills:Basic computer skills
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions without limitations.
  • Ability to lift 50lbs
  • Reliable transportation
  • Licenses Required: N/A

Additional Requirements:
  • Demonstrate a commitment to communicating, improving and adhering to health, safety and environmental policies in all work environments and areas. Promote a culture of safety and exhibit these behaviors.
  • Successful candidates must adhere to all safety protocols and proper use of Holcim approved Personal Protection Equipment ("PPE"), including but not limited to respirators. Subject to applicable law, employees that are required to wear respirators must be clean shaven where the respirator seal meets the face in order to pass the qualitative and quantitative fit tests.

  • Competitive salary
  • Retirement Savings: Choose from 401(k) pre-tax and/or Roth after-tax savings
  • Medical, Dental, Disability and Life Insurance coverage
  • Health & Well-being programs
  • Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) & Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs) for health and dependent care
  • Vision and other Voluntary benefits and discounts
  • Paid time off & paid holidays
  • Paid Parental Leave (maternity & paternity)
  • Educational Assistance Program
  • Dress for your day

At Holcim, there is endless opportunity for you to play your part. Whether you're in a technical, managerial, or frontline role, you can shape a career that works for you. With us you'll have the chance to embrace the passion we share for our planet. You'll be encouraged to seek out diverse perspectives, share your ideas and build the skills and connections you need to perform at your best. Because it's only when we work together in a culture where everyone thrives, that we can build the world we all want to live in.

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In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), if you have a disability and would like to request accommodation in order to apply for a position with us, please call (773) 355-4557 or email This email address and phone number should only be used for accommodations and not general inquiries or resume submittals.

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Driven by our purpose to build sustainable solutions for people and our planet, Holcim US encourages interested candidates who meet many, even if not all of the job requirements to apply for a position. We provide a safe working environment for all and strive for diversity in our teams and inclusivity in our work.

We take pride in our hiring processes and our commitment to all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, ethnicity, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, genetic information, citizenship, physical or mental disability, past, current, or prospective service in the uniformed services, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Our goal is to drive diversity in our teams and inclusivity in our work. Holcim (US) Inc., Holcim - ACM Management, Inc., and their affiliates and subsidiaries are an Equal Opportunity Employer, deciding all employment on the basis of qualification, merit and business need.

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.



Rockville, MD
20850 USA



Posted date

April 08, 2024
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Holcim job posting for a Lead Plant Mechanic in Rockville, MD with a salary of $24 to $41 Hourly with a map of Rockville location.