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Cement Terminal Maintenance Superintendent

Job Summary

The Maintenance Superintendent is responsible for the daily operation and maintenance of the cement terminal in accordance with established procedures and schedules. This position requires approximately 80% hands-on fieldwork and 20% office work and works at the close direction of the Terminal Manager.


At CalPortland, we’re proud to offer a comprehensive, competitive benefits package that provides health and financial support to our most important resources: our employees.  Your benefits are an important part of your overall compensation at CalPortland. That’s why we give you a wide range of benefits to choose from.  All regular full time employees may enroll in a variety of health and welfare plans including medical, dental and vision plans.  Other benefits include life insurance, disability coverage, employee assistance program, and retirement program.  The company also has a variety of voluntary benefits for employees to choose from.


  • Oversee/perform maintenance of mechanical equipment including bucket elevators, unloaders, conveyor belts, and cement dome reclamation system
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot problems and determines how to correct them, checking blueprints and repair manuals
  • Perform mechanical and electrical repairs to terminal equipment, as necessary
  • SAP responsibilities, purchase order creation, release and tracking, and maintenance of work orders
  • Maintain critical parts inventory, part ordering, and inventory control
  • Assist in planning, fabrication, and completion of terminal improvements and projects
  • Ensure high quality of service to all customers, reliable operation of all terminal equipment and the efficient use of labor and facilities to optimize the cost of the operations
  • Ensure compliance with all federal, state, local labor, safety, and environmental regulations
  • Develop an operating budget; track operating costs and look for ways to improve costs without sacrificing safety or service
  • Develop and implement successful training programs for terminal personnel


High school diploma/GED


  • Physical requirements: working in confined spaces, welding, cutting, ability to lift over 50 lbs., climb up to elevations of 100 ft.
  • Ability to operate mobile equipment (forklift, manlift, front-end loader, boom truck, crane)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Solid mechanical/control system skills and the ability to train others
  • Able to work effectively both individually and as part of a team
  • Strong leadership, communication, coaching, and interpersonal skills

Conditions of Employment

Successful candidate must submit to post-offer pre-employment physical examination, drug/alcohol screen, and background check. Some positions require FMCSA regulated on-going drug and alcohol testing.




Cement Terminal Maintenance Superintendent

Job Req ID:  10521
Job Type:  Salaried

Nearest Major Market: Portland Oregon

Job Segment: Front End, Maintenance, Electrical, Fabrication, Forklift, Technology, Manufacturing, Engineering