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Located In:  Plymouth, IN
Zipcode:  46563
Date Posted: 
Job Type:  Full-time Employee
Occupational Category:  00-0000.00
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Location:  Plymouth, IN
Start Date:  2017-08-02
Requisition #:  R2127
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Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for a Welder 1 position in the Plymouth Indiana location. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will weld metal and/or aluminum components together to fabricate or repair products according to layouts, blueprints, or work orders using a variety of arc welding equipment. Additionally, you will. . .

  • Fuse or weld metal structural components together by means GMAW arc welding in the fabrication of communication towers, components and overhead sign structures
  • Perform welding operations requiring a limited amount of planning of work from blueprints or other written specifications and determining operation sequence
  • Utilize all safety devices and wear all mandatory personal protective safety equipment
  • Adjust welding equipment to its prescribed settings
  • Maintain and operate production tooling and fixtures as well as all welding equipment in a safe and secure manner
  • Read and complete labor reporting system, standard shop forms and blueprints.

What it takes


Required Qualifications

  • High School diploma or GED equivalent
  • 6 months of preivous hands-on welding experience in a production environment
  • The ability to accurate read a measuring tape
  • The ability to read weld symbols and blueprints
  • The ability to communicate and interact with coworkers in a positive manner
  • The ability to work in a high volume, fast paced environment
  • The ability to lift up to 50 pounds.

Highly qualified candidates will also possess:

  • American Welding Society (AWS) welding certification from a recognized school
  • One year of previous qualified welding experience in a professional environment
  • Must be a person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results.
Applications accepted through October 1, 2017

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Valmont is recognized throughout the world as an industry leader in engineered products and services for infrastructure and water-conserving agricultural irrigation equipment.  We design, manufacture and sell irrigation equipment; lighting, utility and communications poles, towers and structures; and fabricated industrial products.  We also provide custom coatings services.

Coatings. Valmont is a leading provider of metal coating services.  Our finishes, which include galvanizing, painting and anodizing, protect metal products around the world from corrosion.

Irrigation. As the pioneering leader and the world's largest manufacturer of mechanized irrigation equipment, Valmont hopes to feed the world and conserve fresh water resources.

Structures. Valmont's quality engineered structures for lighting and traffic, wireless communication, highway safety and access systems provide safety and order for customers around the world.

Tubing and Other Industrial Operations. Valmont specializes in additional industrial operations that include: custom steel tubing for a variety of industries; forged steel grinding media for the mining industry; electrolytic manganese dioxide for disposable batteries; and the distribution of industrial fasteners.

Utility. Utility relies on Valmont's substation structures and steel, spun concrete and hybrid transmission and distribution poles to bring power to customers in North America and emerging global markets.

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