Large Pole Paint Lead Person - Graveyard

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 Small Pole Paint department. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will, while working under the direct supervision of the Paint Supervisor, be accountable for the daily activities of the Paint department at a shop floor supervision level, including Safety, Quality and Productivity of the employees working under their supervision.  Additionally, you will…

Maintain compliance with regulations and policies regarding the safe storage, use, and disposal of hazardous materials and hazardous wastes. Records all liquid paints and solvents used during each 4-hour period. 

Assure that painting volume is limited to appropriate levels to assure compliance with regulations and policies regarding emissions.

Ensure that all employees working under his or her supervision are working safety and within current Valmont guidelines.

Maintain acceptable housekeeping at all times.

Ensure that preventative maintenance is completed on designated equipment and uses proper measures to assure long and productive life of all equipment and facilities. 

Read and interprets daily work loads to determine what products are required for painting and reviews f-specs for special applications, and prioritize according to shipping and or work schedule requirements.

Know proper operation methods of tools and equipment used by employees working under his or her supervision. Such as crane, forklift, straddle truck, conveyor systems, blasting equipment, powder and liquid painting equipment, curing oven, wrapping equipment, and thickness gauges.

Inspect products after curing to assure a high quality of finish with proper thickness. Log thickness readings on log sheet for tracking purposes

What it takes
Required Qualifications:

1 year experience with powder coating and liquid coatings

1 year experience mixing paint to desired specifications

Be able to read and interpret production drawings and Valmont specifications as related to coating requirements

Demonstrated interpersonal and communication skills

Familiar with the E-mail and mainframe computer system

Ability to work with minimal supervision

Must have knowledge of basic shop mathematics, addition, subtraction, fractions, multiplication and decimals

Must be able to read and write

Highly qualified candidates will also possess:

High school diploma/GED

2 years past supervisory experience

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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