Production Support Team I

Holcim US
Alpena, Michigan
Nov 10, 2023
Nov 22, 2023
Position Type
Roadways / Bridges
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Driven by our purpose: Building progress for people and the planet. We are transforming to become the global leader in innovative and sustainable building solutions. Holcim is enabling greener cities, smarter infrastructure and improving living standards around the world. With sustainability at the core of its strategy Holcim is becoming a net zero company, with its people and communities at the heart of its success. The company is driving circular construction as a world leader in recycling to build more with less. Holcim is 70,000 people around the world who are passionate about building progress for people and the planet through four business segments: Cement, Ready-Mix Concrete, Aggregates and Solutions & Products.


This position reports directly to the Yard Supervisor. All duties are performed in a work-safe manner; plant safety rules are followed and individual works as a team member. Primary responsibilities of this position are to become familiar with the layout of the plant and proficient in the use of equipment that will maintain the cleanliness of the plant grounds, assist in maintenance and delivery of materials. Maintenance of plant roads, sidewalks, rail tracks and switches, emptying of oil drums and operation of oil-water separator.

This position is in our Finish Grind area and is a second shift opportunity, 3:00pm to 1:30am.

  • Demonstrates a commitment to communicating, improving and adhering to safety policies in all work environments and areas.
  • Practice and promote safety in such way as including but not limited to; assessing risks before starting tasks, only performing authorized activities, utilizing appropriate PPE.
  • Exercise and encourage core values including but not limited to; developing self and coaching others by inspiration and empowerment
  • Learning to operate several pieces of equipment including; skid loaders, forklifts, fast-vac truck, teleforker, and sweeper.
  • Pick up and deliver oil drums within the plant.
  • Maintains plant grounds through the use of sweepers and fast-vacs.
  • Responsible for emptying oil drums and the operation of oil-water separator.
  • Repairs, replaces, and cleans rail track and tie switches.
  • Responsible for snow removal from sidewalks and salting of roads.

  • Understand and comply with Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) policies to assure that environmental, health and safety are the first priority of the business. Actively support key safety initiatives at the facility and assist the department as needed to improve EHS performance and results.
  • Minimum citations during MHSA inspections.
  • Zero first aids, medical aids, and lost time accidents.


Required Education: High School diploma/GED

Required Training/Certifications: Valid Driver's License, Small Mobile Equipment Experience

Additional Requirements :
  • Previous masonry experience preferred. Willingness to participate in the training program as outlined in the PST progression guidelines in order to become proficient in the use of plant equipment.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to communicating, improving and adhering to health, safety and environmental policies in all work environments and areas. Promote a culture of safety and exhibit these behaviors.
  • Successful candidates must adhere to all safety protocols and proper use of Holcim approved Personal Protection Equipment ("PPE"), including but not limited to respirators. Employees that are required to wear respirators must be clean shaven where the respirator seal meets the face in order to pass the qualitative and quantitative fit tests.

  • Competitive salary based on experience and qualifications
  • Retirement Savings: Choose from 401(k) pre-tax and/or Roth after-tax savings
  • Medical, Dental, Disability and Life Insurance coverage
  • Holistic Health & Well-being programs
  • Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) & Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs) for health and dependent care
  • Vision and other Voluntary benefits and discounts
  • Paid time off
  • Paid Parental Leave (maternity & paternity)
  • Educational Assistance Program
  • Casual dress code

Holcim offers endless opportunities for you to play your part. Whether you're in a technical, managerial, or frontline role, you can shape a career that works for you. With Holcim you'll have the chance to embrace the passion we share for our planet. You'll be encouraged to seek out diverse perspectives, share your ideas and build the skills and connections you need to perform at your best. Because it's only when we work together in a culture where everyone thrives, that we can build the world we all want to live in.