Ground floor opportunity to join our Production team at Drake Cement as an entry-level laborer! This is a full-time, permanent position with a comprehensive benefits package.
The Production Assistant Laborer is an entry-level position which allows someone new to the cement industry to learn all aspects of our manufacturing process from the mining of raw materials in our Quarry to the final grinding process to produce our cement. Assists the production area with clean-up and tasks required to keep systems operating through the process cycle. Operates plant mobile equipment including forklifts, Manlifts, Vacuum truck and Portal Reclaimer. Provides support to maintenance, electrical and other groups in the plant as needed.
Comprehensive training is provided. Opportunities to advance based upon performance. Our plant operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Production personnel must be available to work 12-hour shifts, including nights and weekends, on a rotating basis.
Job Requirements & Skills
At Drake we understand our team members are the key to our success. We support our employees through a competitive compensation package and flexible benefits programs designed to meet the diverse needs of families.
Drake Cement LLC is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Great opportunity for an experienced journeyman mechanic or new graduate to join our Maintenance team at Drake Cement in Paulden! This is a full-time, permanent position with a comprehensive benefits package. Training is provided.
The Plant Mechanical Maintenance Technician is responsible for the maintenance, inspection, installation, and/or repair of heavy equipment and other plant systems. Maintains and repairs plant equipment and systems including hydraulic, conveyance, greasing and lubrication systems. Inspects and troubleshoots equipment and work areas to identify problems. Fabricates components and parts as required, replaces valves and performs required equipment calibrations.
Knowledge, Skills and Experience
Ø High School Diploma with at least 4 years of relevant practical experience, or Associates Degree in plant mechanical or engineering program and 1 year of practical experience (cement, lime or heavy industrial plant preferred).
Ø Experience in reading and interpreting technical drawings and diagrams preferred.
Ø Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.
Ø Ability to work in a team environment and to communicate effectively with others.
Ø Ability to follow through on tasks to completion.
Ø Ability to work 12-hour shifts, including days, nights and weekends.
Ø Valid AZ Driver's license and clean driving record.
Ø Must pass a background check and physical prior to employment.
Primary Job Responsibilities
Ø Perform preventative maintenance, repair, and calibration of cement plant equipment: roller presses, crushers, ball mills, pumps, compressors, screening equipment, conveying equipment, de-dusting equipment, etc.
Ø Maintain appropriate records as established by maintenance and inspection schedules in coordination with Maintenance procedures.
Ø Ensure proper cleaning, adjustment and/or greasing of plant equipment.
Ø Follow procedures for inspecting integrity of equipment and ensure that all required tests are done prior to returning equipment or systems to operation.
Ø Analyze procedures and methods to identify recommended process improvements.
Ø Proficient in the application, testing, maintenance and repair of industrial equipment.
At Drake we understand our team members are the key to our success. We support our employees through a competitive compensation package and flexible benefits programs designed to meet the diverse needs of families. Benefits include a fully-paid family medical option, dental, vision, life insurance & disability, generous paid time off program, and a 401k match of up to 4% after one year at Drake!
Drake Cement LLC is proud to be an Equal Opportunity
If you are interested in applying for one of our employment opportunities, you may download our application and submit it with your resume and letter of interest. This application is not required for initial consideration of placement.
Drake is an Equal Opportunity Employer. This application will not be used for limiting or excluding any applicant from consideration for employment on a basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation in the application and/or process should notify a representative of the organization.
Employment inquiries may be directed to:
Drake Cement LLC
Attn: Human Resources
5001 E Drake Rd | PO Box 370
Paulden, AZ 86334
Phone: (928) 636-6004
Fax: (480) 448-3879
Please e-mail resumes to: firstname.lastname@example.org
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Cement is produced from LISA...Limestone, Iron, Silica and Alumina.
Drake Cement's Paulden plant has the capacity to produce almost 700,000 short tons of cement per year.
The first mining claims for the Drake Cement plant were staked out in the year 2000, more than 10 years before final completion of the facility.