Shipping Lead Person - Week-end Shift

Company: Valmont Industries, Inc. ( Learn More )

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US-TX-Brenham
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Job Description

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.

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:

Post-secondary education

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.

If you have a disability and require any assistance in filling out the application for employment, call (402) 963-1115 or email [Click Here to Email Your Resumé].

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