Maintenance Mechanic III, Evening Shift

Company: Valmont Industries, Inc. ( Learn More )

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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.

How you will contribute

Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for the Industrial Mechanic III position in the Maintenance department. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will perform highly skilled and highly technical work involving installation, maintenance, and trouble shooting of hydraulic, mechanical, and pneumatic equipment. Additionally, you will…

  • Perform preventative maintenance and repairs on all plant equipment and facilities.
  • Perform diagnosis, testing, disassembly, inspecting, repair and re-assembly of plant equipment or components such as hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders, hydraulic shear, vacuum equipment, roller leveler, cranes, etc.
  • Perform skilled trouble shooting and servicing of pneumatic and hydraulic components.
  • Perform proper replacement and/or adjustment of mechanical clutches, drive trains, etc.
  • Repair of worn parts, straightens and fabricates fixtures (welding, cutting, brazing, and surface hardening applications).
  • Ability to perform major and general repairs on all equipment.
  • Required to record labor and material used on each repair made.
  • Required to take proper care and use of test equipment.
  • Required to properly use lift equipment (cranes, booms, man-lifts, cherry picker, etc.)
  • Exercise communication skills pertaining to the job.
  • Occasionally will be called during irregular hours to handle production coverage with little or no supervision.
  • Reports all abnormal conditions and safety hazards to supervisor.
  • Will perform housekeeping and other routine tasks as directed.
  • Is diligent at all times to work safely, and to follow safe working practices, including Lockout/Tagout procedures and other safety procedures.
  • Lifting, carrying, bending, kneeling, stretching, stooping, and working in awkward and/or confined positions.
  • What it takes

    Required Qualifications

  • Read and write English
  • Must either be a graduate of an acceptable Technical Training Program, or have at least three years of experience as an Industrial Mechanic
  • Ability to read and comprehend basic hydraulic, pneumatic, and structural schematics
  • Demonstrated experience and working knowledge of pneumatic, hydraulic, electrical, and mechanical systems
  • Proficient in manufacturing math; multiplication, division, decimals to fractions, fractions to decimals
  • Ability to use gauging equipment from .001” up, dial indicators, micrometers, feeler gauges, etc.
  • The ability to demonstrate mechanical knowledge, and some electrical knowledge, through testing
  • The ability to climb and work from ladders, man-lifts, bridge cranes, and roofs in excess of 80 ft
  • Highly qualified candidates will also possess:

  • Five years’ experience in an Industrial Maintenance role
  • Must be a person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results
  • #ST

    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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