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As a growing global manufacturing company, we offer employment opportunities for qualified candidates in every area of every division around the world.  Valmont may have a place for you in one of our manufacturing plants or business marketing offices in North or South America, Europe, Asia, Australia or Africa.

We provide competitive compensation and benefits, a performance driven work environment and advancement opportunities.  We are committed to providing a safe and healthy work environment for all our employees, wherever their career with Valmont may take them.

Valmont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and we recognize that diversity brings benefits to the company – ways of thinking and approaches to decision making that can make us more successful.  We value the differences among individuals and welcome diversity within our workplace.  Each Valmont manager ensures that all applicants and employees are afforded an equal opportunity in employment.  We support and obey laws that prohibit discrimination everywhere we do business.  Our policy prohibits discrimination on any basis prohibited by law, including race, color, gender, age, religion, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected under law.

No matter where in the world you live, Valmont products are part of your life.  They are making the world a better place to live - exactly what Valmont has been doing for more than 60 years.

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Maintenance Technician

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Located In:  Miami, FL
Date Posted: 
Occupational Category:  00-0000.00
Division: 
Location:  Miami, FL
Start Date:  2018-07-12
Requisition #:  R3047
Positions Available: 
Department: 
 3350 NW 119th Street Miami Florida 33167-2902

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 Maintenance Technician position in the Miami Galvanizing Coatings site. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will maintain and repair all Galvanizing equipment within the Global Coatings Division. Additionally, you will...

  • Perform highly skilled and technical work in the areas of installation, programming, maintenance, and repairs to Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) software and equipment.
  • Perform industrial electrical work to repair or maintain company equipment
  • Move hazardous waste drums from still room to the hazardous waste storage area
  • Install and configure new equipment as well as dismantle and replace defective or old parts and machines
  • Plan and manage the repair and maintenance of all equipment and buildings
  • Adjust necessary equipment to ensure efficient and safe operation

    What it takes

    Required Qualifications

  • Three to five years of previous experience in an Industrial Maintenance position
  • In depth knowledge of industrial control software and PLC software/controllers
  • A working knowledge of pneumatic, electrical, hydraulic and mechanical systems
  • The ability to demonstrate mechanical/basic electrical knowledge through testing
  • Significant electrical knowledge of 480/220 3-phase and 110 volt
  • Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications
  • The ability to climb and work from ladders, man lifts, bridge cranes, and roofs in excess of 80 ft.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs
  • The ability to pay close attention to detail and follow work instructions 
  • Two years of previous experience operating hand and/or power tools
  • The ability to communicate and interact with coworkers in a positive manner
  • Must be a person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results

    Highly qualified candidates will also possess:

  • An Associate's or Technical degree in Industrial Maintenance or related field
  • Six years of previous experience in an Industrial Maintenance position
  • Must have a high awareness for safety at all times
  • Knowledge of circuit boards, processors, chips, electronic equipment, and computer hardware and software, including applications and programming
  • A working knowledge of metallurgy for fabrication and repair of metal structures/components

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regarding to race, color, religion, sex, 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.

If you have a disability and require any assistance in filling out the application for employment, call (402) 963-1115 or email EEOCompliance@Valmont.com.

2018-03-31-07:00
Applications accepted through August 11, 2018

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Valmont is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities in the employment application process.

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Utility
Utility

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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