Job Information

Lehigh Hanson Cement Maintenance Manager in Edmonton, Alberta

AutoReqId: 15347BR

Line Of Business: Cement Operations

Department: Maintenance

Primary Location: Edmonton-AB

Pay Class: Salaried Exempt

Job Posting:

The Role and the Company

Lehigh Hanson is North America’s leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mix concrete, and asphalt. We have hundreds of plants and thousands of employees working across the United States and Canada. We are also part of Heidelberg Cement Group, one of the world’s largest building materials companies.

The Maintenance Manager role is based in Edmonton, Alberta and reports directly to the Plant Manager.

What you’ll get to do

  • Manage the allocation of mechanical, electrical and instrumentation resources and budget for efficiency and cost effectiveness

  • Determine the strategy and execution of the preventative maintenance program

  • Plan and achieve maintenance goals and objectives consistent with overall plant targets

  • Establish and manage maintenance budget and cost control initiatives

  • Review and evaluate maintenance programs, planning and scheduling, equipment availability, supplier performance, and project work

  • Manage the annual plant turnaround and equipment shutdowns

  • Participate in the on-call program

  • Implement Lehigh’s maintenance initiative and Contractor Management Policy

  • Provide expertise in the troubleshooting and diagnosis of plant system issues to achieve minimal disruptions in operations

  • Ensure compliance requirements are met through organizational and procedural measures including implementation of Group guidelines, completion of required training, and monitoring compliance

  • Proactively manage health and safety of employees to continuously improve the company’s safety and health performance

Essential Experience and Skills

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in cement manufacturing or a related industrial environment

  • Supervisory experience, preferably in a unionized environment

  • Maintenance experience in heavy manufacturing

  • Strong demonstrated experience in leadership and project management, problem solving, strategic thinking and decision making to ensure coordination of work and completion of projects and tasks

  • Strong demonstrated expertise in the areas of preventative, predictive and corrective maintenance programs, principles, techniques, and technologies.

  • Strong demonstrated expertise in project management and the inspection, repair, and installation of equipment

  • Proficient with MS Office, and SAP applications

  • Financial management skills including budgeting, forecasting and cost management

  • Knowledge of safe work practices and safety regulations, and proven strong safety habits

Preferred Experience and Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering

  • Strong MS Project and Excel skills

  • SAP experience

  • Cement manufacturing experience

Work Environment

  • Role operates in a manufacturing environment with moving mechanical equipment, inclement weather, heat, humidity, elevated noise levels, and dusty conditions

What We Offer

  • Competitive compensation package and paid time off vacation policy

  • Industry leading benefits package, including health, wellness, and pension plan

  • Opportunities for training, development, career growth within a global organization

  • A diverse, inclusive, supportive, and innovative work environment with best in-class people

  • Pension plan with an automatic company contribution as well as matching contributions and RRSP options

  • Lehigh Hanson is a drug free workplace

Our pre-employment process includes: reference checks, a medical including drug & alcohol testing, and a criminal record and drivers abstract check may be required.