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Title:  Maintenance Technician


Houston, TX, US, 77043

Division:  Maintenance
Job ID:  2340

it’s what’s inside that counts



Be the hands that keep our operations moving with the most up to date automated systems!


There’s more to CMC than our steel products and the buildings, structures, and roads they go into. At CMC, it’s the people inside our recycling centers, fabrication plants, steel mills and offices that make us who we are as a company. Our success comes from finding, retaining, and supporting the highest quality talent by offering:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Training
  • Paid time off
  • Low-cost medical, dental, vision
  • Company-paid life and disability
  • Company matching 401(k) plan
  • Employee stock purchase plan

Why This Job

Be the hands that keep our operations moving with the most up to date automated systems! Continuously monitor all installed equipment and systems for proper operation and be able to troubleshoot and identify equipment/system issue's while efficiently installing machinery and parts according to OEM specifications with interpretation of blueprints/schematics drawings. Implement safely measures to ensure asset reliability while effectively communicating to all members the status.

What You'll Do

  • Repair and maintain shop machinery and mechanical equipment including overhead cranes, shears, benders, threaders, forges, induction heaters, and welders
  • Perform predictive/preventive/corrective maintenance, utilize computer systems and programs for documentation of maintenance/safety activities; perform time entry, enter notifications and work orders, enter corrective actions/comments
  • Perform all facets of the repair safely while utilizing hand tools, power tools and precision tools at different heights or adverse conditions
  • Effectively monitor and inspect equipment for defects
  • Purchase supplies and parts for repair, track purchase requisitions when necessary
  • Work with other Technicians on job orders and troubleshooting
  • Maintain good general housekeeping, keeping clean equipment and work area. Keep all tools in good working condition
  • Attend extensive training regarding applicable equipment
  • Able and willing to cross train as required
  • Perform additional duties as needed
  • Participates in the CMC Safety Programs and proactively upholds the CMC Safety Culture

What You'll Need

  • Minimum 4 years preferably in a heavy industrial environment
  • Both mechanically and electrically inclined with experience working in both areas
  • Experience servicing and repairing industrial equipment
  • Experienced with industrial electrical repairs including troubleshooting and repair of electrical valves and switches, A/C - D/C drives and motors, PLC's and 480 Volt 3 phase electrical
  • Possess proficient skills utilizing hand tools, power tools and precision tools for performing all facets of the repair and maintenance process
  • Possess specific knowledge of hydraulics
  • Able to read technical documents and service manuals, write clearly
  • Ability to work as a team player in a fast paced environment, with strong work ethic, pay attention to detail and find root causes for issues
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds, climb ladders and steps, work outside under all weather conditions when needed
  • Follow OSHA, EPA, and company safety policies, rules, and regulations
  • Welding skills preferred

Your Education

  • High School Diploma, GED, or equivalent experience is required
  • Two year technical degree from an accredited school or college preferred

We are Commercial Metals Company, a Fortune 500 company with a family feel that’s already part of your life. Our steel products have been supporting structures in more than 20 countries for over 100 years. And the secret to our success? We’ve built our legacy by assembling a team of innovators and doers to tackle some of the most challenging problems facing our world over the last 100 years — but we’re just getting started.


If you’re ready to reimagine ways to make the steel industry more sustainable, reinforce the bridges and roadways connecting our communities, and do meaningful work, you’re ready to join CMC. Apply today and start moving your career — and our world — forward. 


CMC is committed to providing equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, physical or mental disability, national origin, citizenship, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, or other status protected by federal, state or local law.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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