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.
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. How you will contribute Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for the Lead Person position in the Shipping department. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will, while working under the direct supervision of the Logistics Supervisor, manage finished and raw material inventory for the Shipping department. This position is responsible for all leadership activities relating to the coordination, organization and control of assembled product and small parts in relation to loading product to be transported to the customer. Additionally, you will…
Oversee and delegate daily task to Shipping associates
Maintain the daily schedule board and the status board
Ensure employees check equipment, perform daily preventative maintenance and report any unsafe conditions to Valmont supervision
Ensure teams are focused on SQDC (Safety, Quality, Delivery, Cost); driving towards team achievement in each of these areas.
Lead Lean initiatives in the department utilizing lean tools such as the SQDC process, Problem Solving, 5S, etc.
Supervise employee duties to ensure inventory is relieved properly with transactions such as staging, issuing and receiving.
Supervise ship papers to identify product to be loaded as required
Communicate with staging crew to identify problems, concerns and successes
Communicate with shipping employees about loaded product matters
Use company IFS and Discover Systems to complete job duties
Ensure housekeeping is maintained
Maintain accurate inventories
Monitor and process rejects, ship-papers, packets, pick-lists and load sheets to ensure accuracy and prompt delivery of product to designated areas
Operate overhead crane, forklift, straddle truck and shag truck when needed
What it takes Required Qualifications:
Past Leadership/Supervision experience
High School diploma
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
Become a certified forklift operator.
Become proficient in operating a straddle truck
Must complete Valmont overhead crane training
Ability to perform basic math: addition, subtraction, decimals and fractions
Highly qualified candidates will also possess:
Experience using Valmont’s IFS & Discover computer system
Experience reading ship papers to identify product needed for loading
Experience performing inventory cycle counts and correcting discrepancies
Certified forklift operator
Certified overhead crane operator
Certified straddle truck operator
Logistics experience inspecting completed loads/deliveries
Excellent communication, organizational, analytical and interpersonal skills
2 years of supervisory or management experience in a logistics specific role
Training in Lean Manufacturing processes
Must be a person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
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.
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