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Maintenance Manager- Louisville, NE

Louisville, NE, US, 68037

Ash Grove Cement Company



Job ID:  331479


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.





  • Coordinates and supervises maintenance repairs and preventive/predictive maintenance activities for the plant including all mobile and stationary equipment and machinery.   
  • Uses independent judgment in making decisions regarding plant maintenance and in analyzing unusual maintenance problems and situations. 
  • Works under general supervision. 
  • Refers to supervisor when clarification or interpretation of organizational policy is needed.
  • Exercises direct or indirect supervision over all maintenance related employees, some of whom occupy lower-level and mid-level plant management positions, including the Maintenance Department, Mobile Repair Department, Mechanical and Electrical Maintenance Departments, Maintenance Planning Department.  


Primary Duties and Responsibilities


  • Collaborates and coordinates with other department management regarding maintenance projects and priorities.
  • Reviews, plans, schedules and supervises all maintenance repair and preventive maintenance activities for the plant.
  • Establishes, assigns and communicates job responsibilities to maintenance department personnel. Monitors and evaluates their job performance.
  • Obtains, coordinates and supervises the work of contractors as required for specified repairs.
  • Meets with vendors regarding new maintenance equipment and other supplies needed for executing maintenance responsibilities.
  • Coordinates with storeroom personnel concerning the amount of supplies needed for maintenance activities.
  • Compiles records and data regarding maintenance projects and prepares reports for management on it.
  • Is an active participant and leader in the Maintenance Excellence Process.
  • Actively supports and participates in plant safety and environmental programs.
  • Oversite of capital expenditure program.
  • Management of maintenance budget and participation in annual budget process.




  • Extensive knowledge of various maintenance and repair procedures such as welding, tool & die and other machinery repair techniques.
  • Ability to use computer to prepare reports when needed.
  • Work requires strenuous physical exertion such as frequent climbing of tall ladders, lifting objects weighing up to 25 pounds, crouching or crawling in restrictive areas and exposure to extreme temperatures.




  • Minimum four-year degree in mechanical engineering or a related subject matter or equivalent combination of education and experience.




  • Five or more years’ experience in a related maintenance position.


About CRH Americas


CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


CRH Americas is a great place to grow! 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 career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!


Ash Grove Cement is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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

Date Posted:  Oct 14, 2021

Nearest Major Market: Omaha
Nearest Secondary Market: Council Bluffs

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