Martin Marietta Night Maintenance Lead person in Sparks, Nevada

Recently ranked at #72 on Fortune magazine’s list of the 100 Fastest-Growing Companies in the world, Martin Marietta, a member of the S&P 500 Index, employs more than 8,500 employees at operations spanning 27 states, Canada and the Bahamas. A leading supplier of aggregates and heavy building materials, dedicated teams at Martin Marietta supply the resources for the roads, sidewalks and foundations on which we live.

At Martin Marietta, we are always looking for the best and the brightest, for people who have the potential to be the Company's future leaders. We are building on our foundation of success by selecting the finest people and helping them realize their potential. When you decide to build your career at Martin Marietta, you'll know what it's like to be respected, challenged and rewarded.


Preventative and repair maintenance on sand and gravel plant. Position oversees crew of 5 or fewer people on night shift.

Job Description:

This position is an entry level management position requiring the successful candidate to supervise a small crew, promote safety, perform assigned duties, delegate tasks, verify correct work procedures are followed, develop repair procedures, fabricate in steel, and solve problems with little direct supervision.

Essential Functions

  • Accountable to perform all of the maintenance duties required by this position.

  • Maintain an excellent work/safety record with high standard of performance and production

  • Perform simple and intermediate type diagnosis repairs without constant supervision

  • Lead a maintenance/production workforce of less than 5 reports.

  • Basic fabrication including utilizing a welder and torch.

  • Perform thorough preventative maintenance on all equipment

  • Maintain a positive attitude

  • Able to logically work through problems to solution

  • Able to read and write and communicate effectively

  • Able to work flexible work schedule

  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor

Supervisory Responsibility

This position will supervise up to 5 direct reports.

Work Environment

  • Must be able to work in all weather conditions-heat, cold, wet or dry

  • Some exposure to dust, sand, gravel, diesel exhaust, etc.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

  • Ability to climb stairs, climb ladders, reach, squat, tolerate prolonged standing/walking, balance, bend from trunk, operate mobile equipment, crawl, kneel, push and pull objects.

  • Lift objects of various dimensions and weights

  • Ability to operate hand controls with both hands

  • Ability to operate foot pedals with both feet

  • Ability to perform sustained overhead reaching

  • Ability to use vibration tools

  • Ability to tolerate working outdoors in all environmental temperatures and weather

  • Ability to work in areas with the potential for high noise levels

  • Ability to work in cramped quarters

  • Ability to tolerate working at heights up to 100 feet

  • Vision: Normal depth perception, vision and ability to distinguish color


  • 3 years’ experience in related heavy duty maintenance job or equivalent combination of training and experience

  • Able to work with little supervision.

  • Able to work in a variety of settings including at height, in tight spaces and awkward positions.

  • Lift approximately 75 lbs., to carry parts and tools to all areas of the plant.

  • Climb as high as 75 feet from the ground on a ladder.

  • Must be able to work as much as 14 hours in one day and as many as 75 hours in a six day week.

  • Work outside in all weather conditions consistent with extreme ambient temperatures of: heat, cold, dust, wet and dry. Noise levels up to 90 dbs.

  • Demonstrated proficiency with oxy/acetylene torch and stick welding, MIG a plus

  • Must be able to identify and order basic parts (bearings, idlers, screens, pulleys)

  • Must be able to field lay out and fabricate in steel

  • Must be able to work flexible hours

  • Must be able to perform duties in a safe manner. This job requires the ability to wear a hard hat, safety glasses or goggles, steel-toed boots, hearing protection, safety reflective vest, full body harness, welding hood.


  • Valid Driver’s License

  • Dependable and predicable attendance is required

  • Must provide own set of tools

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work This is a full-time position on 2nd shift operations. This position regularly requires night shift hours and weekend work.

  • Medical

  • Prescription Drug

  • Dental

  • Vision

  • Health Care Reimbursement Account

  • Dependent Care Reimbursement Account

  • Wellness Programs

  • Employee Assistance Plan

  • Paid Holidays and Vacation

  • 401(k) with Company matching

  • Pension

  • Sickness and Accident – Short-Term Disability

  • Optional Long-Term Disability

  • Employee Life Insurance

  • Spouse & Dependent Life Insurance

  • Business Travel Accident Insurance

  • Direct Deposit Payroll

  • Educational/Tuition Assistance Plan

  • College Scholarship Program – for dependent children

  • Matching Gift Program

  • New Auto Purchase Discount Plans

We are an equal opportunity employer.

Qualified minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Requisition ID: 2019-5151

Division: Rocky Mountain Division

External Company Name: Martin Marietta, Inc.

External Company URL:

Street: 11059 State Route 445

Post End Date: 4/17/2019