Lhoist North America

Calera, AL


A strong team member will perform duties including but not limited to electrician and all aspects of mechanical maintenance. Team member will be able to troubleshoot issues to ensure all electrical and mechanical components are in good working order throughout the plant.



  • Perform basic electrical calculations
  • Perform tasks with all electrical test equipment (voltage meters, meggers, current generators, loop calibrators, etc.)
  • Fabricate and install conduit.
  • Perform soldering operations.
  • Troubleshoot and maintain motor control circuits.


  • Perform preventive maintenance checks and report findings verbally and in writing
  • Perform preventative maintenance tasks on the mechanical systems including inspection and lubrication.
  • Routine replacement of bearings, idlers, dust collector bags, gearboxes, and drive belts will be required.
  • Initiate work orders as required
  • Perform maintenance and repairs on gearboxes, belts, chains, and other mechanical devises.
  • Troubleshoot and perform repairs to hydraulic systems and pneumatics systems.
  • Troubleshoot and maintain variable speed drives.


  • Operate small mobile equipment.
  • Willing to train on any new equipment installations.
  • Willing to perform any other assigned tasks not specifically indicated.


  • Must be well versed on all aspects of safety.
  • Comply with company, state, and governmental health and safety regulations at all times.
  • Complete and document Workplace Inspections in a timely manner.
  • Ensure maintenance tools are kept in good condition, repaired or replaced when necessary.


  • Industrial background with good troubleshooting skills.
  • Must be able perform basic mathematical computations
  • Ability to detect potential problems through observation in the field.
  • Must be able to work shift work, seven days a week including holidays and be flexible to schedule changes.
  • Must have a telephone and be open to callouts
  • Self-Motivated and must be able to work independently
  • Good decision-making skills regarding safety
  • Must be able to tolerate working outside in severe weather conditions as well as exposure to high temperature, noise, and dust.
  • Knowledge of basic computer skills.
  • Must be able to access all plant locations and perform the essential job duties of this position, including heavy lifting over 50 pounds. This could include heights of 190 feet, confined spaces, climbing ladders or stairs, and accessing tunnels.
  • Previous experience operating heavy equipment is desired.
  • Ability to read, write, and interpret documents such as work orders, blueprints, mechanical drawings, safety rules, standard operating procedures, maintenance instructions, and procedural manuals.
  • Knowledgeable of current environmental regulations and practices as they relate to the lime industry.
  • Must perform all tasks in a timely and efficient manner.

Lhoist North America offers a comprehensive benefits package including, but not limited to: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401K, and vacation.

Lhoist North America is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.