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Lehigh Hanson Maintenance Planner in Mitchell, Indiana

AutoReqId: 12225BR

Line Of Business: Cement Operations

Department: Maintenance

Primary Location: Mitchell-IN

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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.


Are you someone who is detail-oriented, loves to solve problems, and plots courses for each and every action? Lehigh Hanson is seeking a Cement Plant Maintenance Planner who takes a detailed and organized approach to preventative and corrective maintenance tasks.

The Maintenance Planner builds an interdepartmental partnership between Maintenance and other plant departments with the sole focus of achieving cost-effective equipment reliability excellence. The Planner works along with plant personnel to create a climate that promotes a concern for quality and precision. The Planner works directly with the Maintenance Manager to build a reliable SAP database and maintenance team, all in compliance with applicable laws, regulations, and Company policies and procedures. Works with Engineering throughout major projects providing input in the area of expertise to ensure a smooth hand-over of equipment.

  • Organize and coordinate the Maintenance Department to repair and maintain the equipment in a cost-effective manner which promotes optimal production and operating efficiency

  • Help identify repetitive problems, troubleshoot equipment, and develop and implement solutions.

  • Maintains and maximizes the utilization of the SAP system.

  • Estimates, plans, schedules and analyze plant maintenance work.

  • Obtain and organize all information required for the maintenance and electrical group to perform the work: drawings, vendor manual, supplemental instructional materials, special procedures, and other file material which is appropriate.

  • Identifies and secures all parts and material required to complete the work

  • Serve as a role model in the promotion of safety awareness throughout the plant and Company; promptly addresses safety concerns.

  • Must complete all assigned work in compliance with all federal, state, and local regulatory requirements (i.e., MSHA, DOT, DOL, etc.), including safety programs administered at a State or Local level as allowed by the Department of Labor. Must maintain awareness of surroundings at all times and perform their work in a safe and productive manner. In the event of a workplace incident, immediate notification to a manager as well as an incident report is required.

This position will be based in Mitchell, IN


  • Individual with a positive attitude and strong leadership characteristics who pride themselves in organizing and bringing an entire group together to work as a team.

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, mechanical, or electrical is preferred

  • Prior experience planning in an electrical or mechanical maintenance function

  • Minimum of 3 years of maintenance experience in heavy manufacturing, cement plant experience preferred

  • Solid understanding of preventive/predictive/corrective maintenance principles, techniques, and technologies

  • Demonstrated ability to lead, manage and motivate others

  • Demonstrated experience in project management, creative problem solving, strategic thinking, and decision making

  • Strong communication skills to ensure coordination of work and completion of tasks

  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office products including MS Excel, Word, and Project

  • Working knowledge of SAP and CAD software preferred

  • 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 the 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


At Lehigh Hanson, we care a great deal about your health which is why there is no waiting period to participate in highly competitive medical, dental, vision, and life insurance programs. In addition, we offer a 401(k) retirement savings plan with an automatic company contribution as well as matching contributions.

No search firms, please.

Lehigh Hanson is a drug-free workplace.

External candidates must have the ability to work in the USA without sponsorship.


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