General Shop Help - 3rd Shift Available - $14/hour

Company: Valmont Industries, Inc. ( Learn More )

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US-IN-Jeffersonville
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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.

Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for our General Shop Help position at the Gateway Galvanizing Plant in Jeffersonville, IN.  We are looking for a highly driven individual that will prepare products and materials for the galvanizing process by hanging angle on spreader bars, staging tubular products, and preparing small parts for galvanizing.  Additionally, you will...

  • Inspect and identify unsafe production fixtures, chains, and hooks to ensure proper repair or discard unsafe items
  • Hand wire small to medium-sized parts to racks for pickling or galvanizing
  • Pull and place chains and ropes around steel bundles for racking
  • Move lightweight pieces of steel by hand from different locations in the plant and yard
  • Use files, power sanders, and/or wire brushes to remove icicles and other non-conformances from finished product
  • Use a torch to repair bare spots using hot stick or zinc rich paint with the ASTM specifications
  • Stack, bundle, stretch wrap, and/or band items in accordance with the customer requirements to ensure safe load securement for transport
  • 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 rad a tape measure
  • The ability to communicate problems or needs to departmental supervision
  • The ability to lift up to 50 lbs continuously
  • 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
  • Must have a high awareness of safety at all times
  • 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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