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Heidelberg Materials US, Inc. Marine Engineer in Brooklyn, New York

AutoReqId: 16631BR

Pay Class: Hourly

Hourly Pay Rate: 42.16

Department: Distribution

Line of Business: Cement Operations

Job Posting:


Here at Heidelberg Materials we recognize how military experience can successfully translate into the civilian workforce and we are committed to giving veterans opportunities.

Heidelberg Materials is seeking a Marine Engineer to join our team in Brooklyn, NY. As a Marine Engineer you will install, repair, and maintain mechanical, electrical, pumps, and compressor systems on our stationary barge/terminal.

Heidelberg Materials provides the materials to build our future. Our future is sustainable. Our future is digital. And it goes beyond cement, aggregates and ready-mixed concrete. Heidelberg Materials North America, previously known as Lehigh Hanson, operates more than 450 locations with approximately 9,000 employees in the U.S. and Canada.


  • Learn and understand entire operation to be able to rotate with other technicians in the control room or wherever needed.

  • Maintain oil levels in all pumps and air compressors.

  • Maintain air compressors and plant air.

  • Maintain the ballast system for the barge

  • Maintain the bilge pump and sewage tank in the engine room

  • Maintain the mooring lines and the winches on deck.

  • Keep engine room and surrounding areas clean at all times.

  • Maintain air conditioning system on the barge.

  • Maintain and organize spare parts inventory

  • Maintain all valves in the engine room

  • Maintain stability of barge for safe operation.

  • Perform mechanical and electrical repairs with proven mechanical and electrical experience.

  • Follow plant and OSHA Safety Policies, including the proper use of Personal Protective Equipment. Maintain an awareness of plant environmental standards. Takes corrective action to address minor problems or reports compliance issues to appropriate supervisor for resolution.


  • Marine Engineer experience required

  • Mechanical and Electrical experience

  • System knowledge of HMI and PLC control systems.

  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals; Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as proportions, area, circumference, volume, percentages, ratios, and ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry in practical situations.

  • Ability to work extended hours and irregular schedules

  • Ability to work as a team member, as well as individually, on complex issues

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

  • Physical Requirements: sitting, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, twisting, climbing, balancing, bending (bending at the waist, lifting above the waist and lifting below the waist), kneeling, reaching, grasping (use of both hands), squatting, repetitive motions, manipulative finger movements with both hands, use of wrists (flexing or rotating with both wrists), use of both feet, use of arms above and below shoulder, work extended periods of time in same position, perform duties in all climates i.e. weather, extreme temperatures, tolerate heights, lift and carry up to 75 lbs., work in confined spaces, capable of wearing respiratory and other personal protective equipment

  • Must be able to obtain and keep a TWIC card for employment.

Benefits & Compensation are provided in accordance with the Longshoremen's local 1814 collective bargaining agreement.

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Heidelberg Materials is a drug free workplace

Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled