Maintenance Manager
Lehigh Hanson
Picton, ON

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 you want to lead a dedicated and committed Maintenance Staff? Lehigh Hanson is seeking a Cement Plant Maintenance Manager who takes a detailed and organized approach to preventative and corrective maintenance tasks.
Responsible for the implementation of mechanical and electrical maintenance systems and managing modification and improvement projects
Identify and provide development opportunities and motivate staff resulting in a reliable and competent work force
Manage the allocation of mechanical and electrical maintenance resources and maintenance budget to provide an efficient and cost-effective operation
Provide oversight and leadership to the maintenance function by:
Developing a long-term vision for the Maintenance Department
Reviewing and approving bid documents and technical specifications
Coordinating plant projects and shutdowns
Identifying and implementing development opportunities for maintenance staff
Providing technical expertise to assist the production, process, and maintenance departments
Serving as a liaison between the plant and Lehigh Hanson’s corporate engineering group regarding maintenance activities
Provide ongoing maintenance support to the plant for all shifts by managing maintenance on-call program
Ensure compliance requirements are met through organizational and procedural measures including implementation of corporate guidelines, conducting training and monitoring compliance
Proactively managing health & safety of employees to continuously improve the company's health & safety performance

This position will be based at our Picton, Ontario facility.

Bachelor’s or Technologist degree in mechanical or electrical engineering required
Prior experience managing staff in an electrical or mechanical maintenance function
Minimum of 5 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 preferred
Experience in conducting studies including IRR and NPV
Understanding of contractual matters (negotiation and legal aspects)
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 50 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.

No search firms please.

Lehigh Hanson is a Drug Free Workplace

Lehigh Hanson welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations may be available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.