Kiln Systems Technician Opportunity

Location: Calera AL Posted Date: April 17, 2019
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Employer Job Id: R-003326 Careermine Job Id: 1764183
Job Description

Lhoist North America ( is a global leader in the extraction and processing of lime and clay based minerals. We are constantly evolving and seeking bright and talented people to join our team!

We offer an exciting and rewarding work environment to talented entry level engineers. Working in the control room, you will be exposed to the critical elements of lime processing and will be given the opportunity to develop your leadership skills.

The Kiln System Technician role is a stepping stone towards a rewarding career in Operations or Engineering Management. The work is challenging and can be physically demanding, but is also extremely rewarding. If you are a talented new grad, who wants to do something positive and contribute to Lhoist's future, we want to hear from you!
Responsibilities, Skills & Experience The Kiln System Technician manages the material handling system from the Control Room by monitoring and adjusting hoppers, screens and conveyors. The technician also monitors and adjusts the control parameters of pyro-processing operations to meet quality, safety, and environment targets. He/she will perform continuous root cause analysis and direct the activities of hourly employees to impact the automated system.

Most of our kilns run 24/7 so our Kiln Systems Technicians are expected to work on a rotating shift basis.

Required Experience:
  • 1-3 years of work experience in a fast-paced heavy manufacturing, construction, and/or mining environment is preferred.
  • Recent graduates with relevant internship experience will be considered.

Required Education:
  • Preference for candidates with degrees in the following areas - Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Materials Science, Process Engineering, Industrial Engineering

About Us

The Lhoist Group is a family owned shareholding with a continuously growing global reach.

We develop high quality solutions from the finest natural mineral resources. The carbonates, oxides and speciality products bring essential functionalities to our customer processes.

Driven by a passion for excellence and innovation, our employees' diverse knowledge and cultural backgrounds constitute the strength of the Lhoist Group.

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