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Plant Maintenance Helper - Waxahachie, TX

Waxahachie, TX, US, 75165

CR Laurence


Job ID:  150535

C.R. Laurence Co., Inc. (CRL) is the leading supplier to the glazing, architectural, railing, construction, industrial, and automotive industries. Offering more than 60,000 products, we serve the industry from locations throughout North America, Europe, and Australia.


 Job Summary


The Plant Maintenance Helper reports to the Maintenance Manager. The Plant Maintenance Helper is responsible for repairing and maintaining machinery and mechanical equipment, such as forklift lubricants, hvac filters, pneumatic tools, production machines and equipment using hand tools, power tools and testing instruments. Diagnoses machinery components and determines if and when adjustments or repairs are required. Increasing level of responsibility per experience.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities


  • Performs preventative maintenance and repairs in accordance with CRL US Aluminum Safety Rules and OSHA. (Occupational and Safety Health Act) requirements
  • Assist maintenance technicians with repairs. Perform scheduled preventive maintenance inspection (PM); diagnose, repair, and rebuild major equipment/components including but not limited to forklifts, golf carts, air compressors, hydraulic power packs, Paintline equipment, belts and pullies, motors, CNCs, saws, pumps, and building equipment
  • Adjusts work procedures to meet production schedules and advises Plant Maintenance Manager if additional work is needed, or cannot be completed within the standard repair timeframe
  • Ability to multi-task and manage multiple priorities
  • Ability to perform under limited supervision
  • Requires a flexible work schedule, may need to stay late or come in early depending production needs
  • Maintains a clean, safe work area in compliance with OSHA Standards, and performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures


Required Qualifications


  • Dependable transportation
  • High School Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Mechanically Inclined
  • Perform all tasks safely and in accordance with applicable OSHA rules and regulations
  • Consistently behaves in a manner that is appropriate and professional
  • Valid Class C Driver's License
  • Acceptable Driver's Record
  • Must possess personal tools
  • Ability to perform physical requirements of the position with or without reasonable accommodations



  • Trade School Certification
  • Bilingual English / Spanish
  • Welder certification


Physical Requirements


  • Standing, walking, climbing, seeing, hearing, bending, reaching, stretching, crouching, & lifting ≤ 50 Lbs. continuously
  • Problem-solving, oral/written communication, analytical ability, concentration, eye/hand coordination
  • Exposure to dust, smoke, fumes, odors, grease, oil, chemicals, wet slippery surfaces, hot/cold conditions, & noise continuously
  • Works inside and outside




To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties of the job.


Additional Information


  • Only online applications will be accepted
  • When applying, please provide full employment history
  • Pre-employment background screening will be conducted on qualified applicants after acceptance of job offer 


What CRH Americas 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 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.


C.R. Laurence Co., a CRH company, 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! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH family!


CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Date Posted:  Apr 15, 2019

Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

Job Segment: Hydraulics, Plant, Maintenance, Warehouse, HVAC, Engineering, Manufacturing, Operations