Shipper A - Swing Shift

Company: Valmont Industries, Inc. ( Learn More )

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Job Description 2551 Valmont Dr Brenham Texas 77833-5418

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 Shipper A position in the Shipping/Receiving department on the weekend shift at the Valmont - Brenham location. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will, under direction of the Shipping Supervisor, Lead Person or Shipper B, be responsible for all Shipper A duties including all loading activities per the Shipping Instructions & Consolidation Cards, responsible for the proper of identification of material being loaded or unloaded by part number, description, quantity & quality.  Additionally, you will…

  • Work on loading platform to position pole products on flat bed trailers
  • Use wooden crating materials when loading pole products to assure product is stable and loaded secure.
  • Use pneumatic nail gun to anchor wooden crating material
  • Operate table saw to cut wood crating material to proper length and angle
  • Operate forklift and straddle buggies to transport product from inventory location to shipping bay to be loaded on flat bed trailers
  • Assist Shipper “B” in assuring paperwork is accurate indicating product is loaded as prescribed on ship papers
  • Perform general housekeeping, which includes and not limited to sweeping, painting, operating powered sweeper and mopping
  • Contribute to a positive work environment, and willing to work on solutions to problems
  • Operate shag truck to move trailers to and from yard locations
  • Work in a team environment
  • Perform other tasks as prescribed by shift lead person or department supervisor
  • Work Swing Shift: Rotating week shift schedule

    3 - 12/hr days on; 2 days off.

    2 - 12/hr days on; 3 days off .

  • What it takes

    Required Qualifications

  • Ability to read & write in English
  • Ability to perform basic math: add, subtract, decimals and fractions
  • Become a certified forklift operator
  • Complete overhead crane training
  • Become proficient in operating a straddle truck and shag truck
  • Highly qualified candidates will also possess:

  • 1 year experience in a manufacturing setting
  • 1 year experience operating heavy equipment 
  • 1 year experience utilizing MRP system
  • 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.

    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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