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General Labor - $14.00/Hour+Benefits

Valmont Industries, Inc. Jeffersonville Full-Time
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1117 Brown Forman Rd Jeffersonville Indiana 47130-8418

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 Labor 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

  • High School Diploma or GED Equivalent
  • The ability to read and follow written and verbal instructions
  • The ability to accurately read a tape measure
  • The ability to communicate problems or needs to departmental supervision
  • The ability to lift, push, & pull up to 50 lbs continuously
  • Reliable Transportation
  • Must be a person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results

Highly Qualified Candidates will also possess:

  • 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.  Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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Skills required

Use Power Tool
Use Hand Tool
Material Handling
Perform Physical Task
Operate Equipment
Lift Pound
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Valmont Industries began in 1946 when our founder, Robert B. Daugherty combined his $5,000 savings and wholehearted belief that business could and should be done better. Since that modest start more than half a century ago, our company has grown to be an international leader in engineered products and services for infrastructure and water-conserving irrigation equipment for agriculture.

From the lighting and traffic structures that guide your way, to communication towers and utility structures that power your home and business, to irrigation equipment that waters the croplands on which your food is grown, Valmont products improve lives worldwide.

Valmont is a global leader, designing and manufacturing highly engineered products that support global infrastructure development and agricultural productivity. Its products for infrastructure serve highway, transportation, wireless communication, electric transmission, and industrial construction and energy markets. Its mechanized irrigation equipment for large-scale agriculture improves farm productivity while conserving fresh water resources. In addition, Valmont provides coatings services that protect against corrosion and improve the service lives of steel and other metal products. Valmont (VMI) is publicly traded on the NYSE.

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