General Laborer - 3rd Shift

Valmont Industries - Steele, AL3.5

Full-time
475 Dietrich Road Steele Alabama 35987-2613
Why Valmont

Welcome to Valmont, where a world of opportunity awaits. When you join our team, you become part of a passionate group dedicated to changing lives and conserving resources around the globe. We want problem solvers who roll up their sleeves to foster progress and innovation for all people. At Valmont, we provide infrastructure, irrigation, tubing and coatings to the world. We strengthen cities. We nourish croplands. We design, manufacture and coat. Our products and services make a difference. Join us, and BUILD YOUR WORLD.

Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for our General Laborer - 3rd Shift position at the Steele, Alabama Coatings Site. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will prepare products and materials for the galvanizing process by hanging, cleaning and finishing products according to customer specifications. Additionally, you will…

Work in an open air construction type environment
Finish and clean product using hand tools and power tools
Hang or wire parts to racks for pickling and galvanizing
Pull and place chains and ropes around steel bundles for racking
Inspect and identify unsafe production fixtures, chains, and hooks to ensure proper repair or discard unsafe items
Assist in general plant clean up and housekeeping
Work safely, protecting self and others from accident and injury
What it takes

Required Qualifications

The ability to read and follow written and verbal instructions
The ability to accurately read a tape measure
The ability to communicate problems or needs to departmental supervision
The ability to lift up to 50 pounds from ground to shoulder height or higher
Must be physically able to stand for long periods of time (length of shift) in an open air environment; push, pull, bend, reach and walk
Must be able to wear all required PPE and maintain a safe work environment
Must have a high awareness for safety at all times
Must be a person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results

Highly qualified candidates will also possess:
High School Diploma or GED equivalent
Six months of previous experience in a galvanizing position
Six months of previous experience with hand tools and gauges including impact wrenches, air grinders, drills, taps, oxygen acetylene torches, and mill gauges
Six months of previous experience operating a bridge crane
The ability to communicate and interact with coworkers in a positive manner
The ability to pay attention to detail and follow work instructions
Six months of previous experience operating heavy equipment (forklift)
Valmont does not discriminate against any employee or applicant in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

If you have a disability and require any assistance in filling out the application for employment, call (402) 963-1115 or email EEOCompliance@Valmont.com.

2018-11-30-08:00