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Lehigh Hanson Millwright / Maintenance Journeyman in Union Bridge, Maryland

AutoReqId: 14872BR

Line Of Business: Cement Operations

Department: Maintenance

Primary Location: Union Bridge-MD

Pay Class: Hourly

Job Posting:


We’re Lehigh Hanson. Our products build cities and towns, including stadiums that hold thousands of fans, and bridges that support millions of vehicles. We have thousands of employees across hundreds of locations in the U.S. and Canada, making us North America’s leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mixed concrete, asphalt and related construction materials.

We might be a big company, but we appreciate and encourage our people to share their ideas and help shape our future. We want every one of our people to play an active role in growing our business. With our diverse product lines and locations across North America, there are opportunities to explore different roles and work on a variety of exciting and interesting projects.

We’re a tight knit team. While we strive to be the best, we do it with an attitude that is humble, accessible and down-to-earth. We don’t ask you to “fit in” to our culture. We invite you to add to it.


Do your friends have to visit you in your garage? We may have the perfect job for you! Lehigh Hanson is seeking a Maintenance Journeyman for cement plant operations including preventive and predictive maintenance, operational field support, and administering the maintenance work order system. The cement plant in Union Bridge, MD is looking for an experienced Millwright to join our team. Some of the major responsibilities include the following:

  • Troubleshoot and repair conveying equipment and associated systems (belt conveyors, drag chain/s, elevators, air slides, screw conveyors, material feeders), gas and related equipment (fan, airlock, FK pump, compressor, dust collector and vent lines to equipment), water related equipment (pumps, filters, valves), area plant equipment (raw mill, coal mill, blend silo, preheat tower, kiln, cooler, baghouses, finish mill systems) and associated plant equipment (drives, hydraulics, couplings, cooling)

  • Apply all aspects of the maintenance program (preventive and corrective maintenance, reporting, etc.)

  • Maintain, repair, install and replace mechanical systems and associated equipment

  • Monitor and perform field inspections on equipment; Take action (report, operate, repair, fabricate, clean, adjust, etc.) on field equipment and process

  • Maintain work area in a clean, organized and safe manner

  • Ensures compliance with all health, safety, and environmental regulations, as well as company policies and procedures

This position will reside in Union Bridge, MD


  • High School Diploma is required

  • Previous experience operating equipment and performing maintenance tasks preferred

  • Previous millwright experience is required

  • Knowledge of different types of bearing (application) in rotating equipment is essential

  • Ability to perform all technical aspects of the job by using all tools or systems required to perform the work. (MIG and ARN welders, cutting torch, plasma cutter, micrometers and calipers; Hoisting and rigging equipment, hand tools, hydraulic jacks)

  • Ability to read, write, and comprehend simple correspondence

  • Ability to work different shifts, holidays and/or overtime as required

  • Ability to solve practical problems and follow a variety of instructions in written, oral, diagram or schedule form

  • Automotive knowledge, repair and troubleshooting skills a plus

  • Physical Requirements: sitting, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, twisting, climbing, balancing, bending (bending at the waist, lifting above the waist and lifting below the waist), kneeling, reaching, grasping (use of both hands), squatting, repetitive motions, manipulative finger movements with both hands, use of wrists (flexing or rotating with both wrists), use of both feet, use of arms above and below shoulder, work extended periods of time in same position, perform duties in all climates i.e. weather, extreme temperatures, tolerate heights, lift and carry up to 75 lbs., work in confined spaces, capable of wearing respiratory and other personal protective equipment


We appreciate that candidates have many questions when considering opportunities, so we want to let you know that we offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, which we like to share with candidates a little bit later in the process.

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Lehigh Hanson is a drug free workplace

Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled