Argos USA

Brief Position Description

To investigate chronic problems, research history, communicate solutions, design and implement solutions within a scheduled period with limited interruption to plant’s production requirements. Develop and implement strategic improvements for technical and maintenance organizational systems.

Individual Accountabilities

  • Follow all safe work practices and act as a safety leader within the plant.
  • Establish jobs or tasks necessary to comply with the plant’s objectives or programs, and defines them complete with specific instructions, technical specifications, methods, and procedures as applicable.
  • Plan, schedule and assign those jobs or tasks ensuring in the process the availability of tools, parts, supplies and equipment.
  • Follow-up on the effectiveness of the work or operations performed and takes or initiate Improvement measures where necessary.
  • The incumbent must have a thorough knowledge of SAP, predictive, and preventive maintenance programs as applicable to his areas.
  • Provide on-the-job guidance and formal training as required.
  • Maintain working and support documentation
  • Maintain working and history files on improvement projects in SAP.
  • Carry out and/or oversee the development and implementation of modifications that are the result of Improvement maintenance actions.
  • Remain up-to-date on new technologies and techniques.
  • Develop scope of work, Engineer and detail the work requirements for Improvement work orders.
  • Develop cost projections for Improvement works.
  • Design and implement projects through construction phase to completion.
  • Develop new equipment files as related to new installations.
  • Develop Equipment Parts Catalog for each new piece of equipment.
  • Maintain an equipment specification database to serve as a tool in the continual improvement of Inspection and Planning functions.
  • Maintain a technical filing system to serve as a tool in support the continual improvement of Inspection and Planning functions.
  • Participate in the development of the annual Maintenance Department budget suggesting improvements to enhance reliability, equipment availability and reduce maintenance and/or operating costs.
  • Develop and maintain an Improvement Project Backlog within SAP.
  • Follow the protocol for implementation of new projects through operability and maintainability review process.
  • Lead the investigation of chronic problems, research, design and implementation of improvement solutions.
  • Research new means to improve equipment reliability, improve expected life span of equipment and reduce maintenance cost.
  • Utilization of SAP in accordance with Argos Best Practices.

Company Name
Argos USA
Martinsburg, WV 25401


  • Bachelor’s Degree Mechanical Engineering (Required)

Technical Knowledge

  • CAD

Area Of Experience

  • Cement Industry Manufacturing


  • Plant production : 5 years (Required)
  • Cement or Manufacturing Industry: 5 years (Required)
How to Apply

Maintenance Improvement Engineer - Martinsburg, WV -