Fleet Mechanic

Requisition ID:  5654

Greenbelt, MD, US, 20770

Pay Type:  Hourly

Driven by our purpose: Building progress for people and the planet. We are transforming to become the global leader in innovative and sustainable building solutions. Holcim is enabling greener cities, smarter infrastructure and improving living standards around the world. With sustainability at the core of its strategy Holcim is becoming a net zero company, with its people and communities at the heart of its success. The company is driving circular construction as a world leader in recycling to build more with less. Holcim is 70,000 people around the world who are passionate about building progress for people and the planet through four business segments: Cement, Ready-Mix Concrete, Aggregates and Solutions & Products.




Holcim US, a leading supplier of quality, construction building materials in the United States, has immediate openings for a Fleet Mechanic to support operations at the Newington plant in Lorton, Virginia. This position will be responsible for the diagnosis, repair and maintenance of a wide variety of fixed mechanical equipment. Responsible for keeping the equipment operating by following operating instructions; troubleshooting breakdowns; maintaining supplies; performing preventive maintenance; performing repairs when needed. The ideal mechanic will have a fleet maintenance vehicle (already owned) and will assist as needed within the Ready MiX network throughout the Virgina area. 




  • Perform general overhaul and repair work on gasoline, diesel and propane powered engines such as automobiles, trucks and other automotive and mechanical equipment
  • Inspect, adjust and replace necessary units and parts including cooling, fuel and exhaust components.
  • Conduct repairs aiming for maximum reliability.
  • Troubleshoot reported problems and resolve them in a timely manner.
  • Perform preventive maintenance work on vehicles, including lubrication and oil change
  • Repair cooling, fuel, electrical, and exhaust systems; tune engines using standard testing equipment.
  • Inspect, adjust, and replace necessary units and related parts including valves, hoses, belts and alternators
  • May fabricate and modify parts and equipment.
  • Repair engine failures, mechanical and electrical system malfunctions, body repair and replacing parts and components.
  • Service machinery and mechanical equipment by completing repairs on engines, hydraulics systems, mobile and stationary equipment.
  • Keep an accurate log of all work performed.
  • Maintain and clean all garage equipment and tools to ensure equipment is kept in useable condition at all times.
  • Adhere to company work safety policies



  • Education: High school diploma or equivalent
  • Required Work Experience: Minimum of 5 years exepreince performing the functions listed above in a construction, building materials, manufacturing or industrial environment.
  • Mechanical skills, physical strength, practical skills, problem solving orientation, and customer service abilities.
  • Proficient in hydraulic, electrical and pneumatic systems
  • Ability to prepare work estimates and quotes
  • Experience conducting routine services and vehicle maintenance
  • Excellent oral communication skills with close attention to detail
  • Required Computer and Software Skills:Basic computer skills
  • Ability to work in all weather conditions without limitations.
  • Ability to lift 50lbs
  • Reliable transportation 
  • Licenses Required: Valid Driving License
  • Good Driving Record
  • Welding skills highly desirable (CW,CW,CWE or CWRT)



Additional Requirements:

  • Demonstrate a commitment to communicating, improving and adhering to health, safety and environmental policies in all work environments and areas.
  • Promote a culture of safety and exhibit these behaviors.
  • Successful candidates must adhere to all safety protocols and proper use of Holcim approved Personal Protection Equipment ("PPE"), including but not limited to respirators. Subject to applicable law, employees that are required to wear respirators must be clean shaven where the respirator seal meets the face in order to pass the qualitative and quantitative fit tests.


  • Competitive salary
  • Retirement Savings: Choose from 401(k) pre-tax and/or Roth after-tax savings
  • Medical, Dental, Disability and Life Insurance coverage
  • Holistic Health & Well-being programs
  • Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) & Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs) for health and dependent care
  • Vision and other Voluntary benefits and discounts
  • Paid time off & paid holidays
  • Paid Parental Leave (maternity & paternity)
  • Educational Assistance Program
  • Dress for your day


At Holcim, there is endless opportunity for you to play your part. Whether you’re in a technical, managerial, or frontline role, you can shape a career that works for you. With us you’ll have the chance to embrace the passion we share for our planet. You’ll be encouraged to seek out diverse perspectives, share your ideas and build the skills and connections you need to perform at your best. Because it’s only when we work together in a culture where everyone thrives, that we can build the world we all want to live in.

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Driven by our purpose to build sustainable solutions for people and our planet, Holcim US encourages interested candidates who meet many, even if not all of the job requirements to apply for a position. We provide a safe working environment for all and strive for diversity in our teams and inclusivity in our work.

We take pride in our hiring processes and our commitment to all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, ethnicity, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, genetic information, citizenship, physical or mental disability, past, current, or prospective service in the uniformed services, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Our goal is to drive diversity in our teams and inclusivity in our work. Holcim (US) Inc., Holcim - ACM Management, Inc., and their affiliates and subsidiaries are an Equal Opportunity Employer, deciding all employment on the basis of qualification, merit and business need.

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Nearest Major Market: Washington DC