Associate Drafter

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 Associate Drafter position in the Global Utility Division. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will process production and customer drawing orders and prepare the necessary drawings and other data for internal and external customers. Additionally, you will…

  • Review customer contract drawings, specifications, or instructions from team members, supervisors, engineering, customer service, sales, and marketing
  • Manage the department backlog by monitoring order schedules and providing updates to computerized backlog in accordance with departmental priorities
  • Maintain required productivity and quality according to departmental priorities and standards
  • Identify, recommend, and develop revisions to standard product designs, drafting procedures, and systems to improve department operation and productivity
  • Update the filing system of customer requirements accurately
  • What it takes

    Required Qualifications

  • An Associate’s Degree in a drafting related career field
  • A basic understanding of mathematics and technical skills in computer aided drafting
  • Must have an acceptable attendance and prior employment record
  • The ability to effectively communicate with employees at all levels within the organization
  • The ability to work in a high volume, fast paced environment
  • Highly qualified candidates will also possess:

  • One year of experience using AutoCAD 2009 software or newer
  • One year of drafting experience in a professional environment
  • A strong working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft Outlook
  • An Associate’s Degree in a drafting related career field with a GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • The ability to communicate and interact with coworkers in a positive manner
  • The ability to recognize and solve practical problems or issues
  • The ability to pay attention to detail and follow work instructions
  • Must be a person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results
  • 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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