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Corporate Milling Engineer

Overland Park, KS, US, 66210

Cement Division Corporate



Job ID:  406139


Ash Grove Cement, a CRH company, provides portland and masonry cements to help build the foundation and infrastructure for the world around us.  We ship millions of tons of cement from our plants and network of terminals located across North America. When you work for Ash Grove, you are connecting to something bigger. Join our team and help Ash Grove build America.


Position Overview

Provides technical support to corporate and cement plant personnel regarding all aspects (Process and Mechanical) of the milling processes in cement plants. Participates and assists in organizing process performance trials, and new technology trials. Takes an active role in the CRH Task Force programs. Work requires coordination with outside consultants as well as plant personnel. Uses independent judgment in performing daily responsibilities. Exposed to confidential information requiring appropriate discretion. Travel to all Ash Grove plants in North America is required as needed. Occasional overseas travel may also be needed.

Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)


  • Analyzes plant production processes and recommends changes needed to optimize operating conditions. Arranges on-site audits and uses operating data to evaluate process efficiency. Keeps proper individuals apprised of deficiencies and makes recommendations in order that appropriate action can be taken.
  • Evaluates mill systems for performance upgrades and capital projects needed in order to fulfill the business needs. Involved in project scope development, project execution, and commissioning.
  • Provides technical support on process and mechanical performance of mill systems to plant and corporate office personnel, as required. Provides assistance and direction during annual shutdowns as needed. May be assigned to be on-site to participate in plant mill outages and mill equipment repairs.
  • Provides Process and Mechanical training on milling systems. Reviews and updates existing Ash Grove / CRH training materials. Attends training to maintain knowledge of the latest grinding and milling technologies.
  • Participates in the preparation, review, and publication of the Annual Process and Performance Report and other technical reports as required. Organize and coordinate activities related to the CRH Task Force programs. Support all energy conservation and reduction programs
  • Works closely and interacts with other members of the Process Department so that items are prioritized correctly, and work is performed efficiently. Collaborates and coordinates activities with outside consultants as needed.
  • Adheres to all Ash Grove and CRH health and safety requirements.
  • Performs other job-related responsibilities as assigned.


Other Requirements


  • Proficient in English written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Performs work independently with minimal supervision
  • Demonstrates excellent judgment and decision making skills
  • Demonstrated problem solving skills
  • Excellent collaboration and team building skills
  • Ability to simultaneously handle multiple priorities
  • Understands basic concepts of mass balance and heat balance.
  • Displays a knowledge of comminution, control system, and computer operations. (Preferred)
  • General working knowledge of environmental laws and regulations, as well as safety policies and guidelines.
  • Exhibits a knowledge or understanding of cement production processes or related industrial process.




  • 7 years of experience in plant operating or milling.




  • Bachelor's Degree in engineering, chemistry, or closely related area of concentration preferred.




What CRH Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion



About CRH


CRH has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of hundreds of family businesses, regional companies and large enterprises that together form the CRH family. CRH operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of large international organization.


If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!


Ash Grove Cement, a CRH company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link




Date Posted:  May 11, 2022

Nearest Major Market: Overland Park
Nearest Secondary Market: Kansas City

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