Maintenance Superintendent

Sparrow Company - Maryneal, TX

The main responsibilities of the Maintenance Superintendent, is to provide information to the Maintenance Manager, Supervision and provide guidance to the Maintenance department to ensure quality maintenance and reliable operation of the mechanical equipment.

We believe our employees are our greatest asset and we continue to strive to provide a culture that supports career growth through strong leadership and development planning that is both financially and professionally rewarding for all our employees.


  • Supervise the work of all the maintenance personnel, lubrication and general inspections.
  • Work closely with the Production Superintendent with respect to the priority and scheduling of inspection and repair work.
  • Analyze mechanical failures and problems, recommends change and follows up on the implementation of agreed to changes and improvements.
  • Responsible for being on call on a rotating basis to cover plant problems.
  • Communicate daily with the Production Department in order to identify problems encountered during the previous shifts.
  • Review the previous nights’ incidents and recommends the necessary repairs required at the daily morning meeting.
  • Assist the Maintenance Supervisors training of the repair staff through on-the-job classroom training.


  • 5 - 10 years of cement industry experience, preferably in Maintenance
  • 10+ years in Maintenance
  • Machine shop experience, preferred
  • BS Degree in Engineering or related fields preferred, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
  • Planning and Organization Skills, experience with Critical Path Planning
  • Decision Making Skills – RCFA experience
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • Ability to read technical drawings and manuals
  • Budget Adherence/Planning Experience
  • Job Motivation
  • Physical activity – coordinating hand and foot, maintaining a steady hand
  • Experience with welding procedures, which includes manipulating objects by hand and fine movement with fingers
  • Maintaining physical balance
  • Making fast reactions to both sound and visual signals

Posted On: Thursday, May 2, 2024

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