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Centrifugal Mechanic


New Orleans, LA, US

Req ID:  36851
Date:  Mar 17, 2023

ASR Group is the world’s largest refiner and marketer of cane sugar, with an annual production capacity of more than 6 million tons of sugar. The company produces a full line of grocery, industrial, food service and specialty sweetener products. Across North America, ASR Group owns and operates six sugar refineries, located in Louisiana, New York, California, Maryland, Canada and Mexico. In the European Union, the company owns and operates sugar refineries in England, Portugal.  ASR Group also owns and operates mills in Mexico and Belize.  The company’s brand portfolio includes the leading brands Domino®, C&H®, Redpath®, Tate & Lyle®, Lyle’s® and Sidul®.




The Pan House (Centrifugal)  Mechanic performs all duties of the No. 1 Maintenance Mechanic including but not limited to, the ability to maintain and repair centrifugal machines and allied equipment.



  • Performs complicated maintenance and repairs to mechanical and closely allied electrical equipment throughout the refinary.
  • Maintain and repairs centrifugal machines and allied equipment in the Pan House including, but not limited to, repair, adjustment, lubrication, and replacement of parts of above and allied equipment.
  • Installs, maintains, repairs and troubleshoots all industrial equipment within the refinery such as pumps, valves, conveyors, screw conveyors, drives, conveyor elevators, centrifugals, and other closely aligned mechanical devices using equipment such as cutters, dies, heating torch, welding, brazing, drill motors, wrenches, hoists etc.
  • Works in a safe manner following all refinery safety requirements



  • A minimum of 3 years of experience working in maintenance or in a mechanical position in an industrial or related setting.



  • High School Diploma or Equivalent required



Candidate must have the ability to:

  • Lift up to 50lbs
  • Use hands and arms to reach, push, pull, lift, carry, and manipulate materials and tools
  • Walk, stand, stoop, kneel, crouch, stoop, crawl, and climb constantly throughout the shift
  • Reach, bend, twist, rotate, push and pull frequently
  • Work in confined spaces
  • Work independently as well as a team player
  • Climb up and down ladders
  • Ability to work rotating shifts, weekends, holidays, and overtime
  • Must be able to perform tasks wearing required PPE such as but not limited to protective footwear, clothing, safety glasses/goggles, etc.
  • Must regard safety as a core value; Must be able to work safe and in a proficient manner



  • Starting Rate:$32.65



  • Chalmette, Louisiana


We are an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other category protected under federal, state, or local law.  All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need. 

Nearest Major Market: New Orleans