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We recognize that our employees are the cornerstone of our accomplishments.  We pride ourselves on being people of passion and integrity who excel and deliver results.

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.

Passion, Integrity, Continuous Improvement and Delivering Results - that is The Valmont Way

Truck Driver

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Located In:  Lindon, UT
Date Posted: 
Occupational Category:  00-0000.00
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Location:  Lindon, UT
Start Date:  2018-11-15
Requisition #:  R4667-1
Positions Available: 
Department: 
 1085 West 400 North Lindon Utah 84042-1102

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.

It's important to us that all of our employees have access to professional development and opportunities. It's how we learn and stay innovative over the course of time.

One way to grow your career is through internal advancement and promotion. We like to keep our hard-working team together, so when positions come open, we tend to hire from the inside. It's just one way we recognize and reward initiative and dedication.

How you will contribute

Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for the Truck Driver position in the Shipping and Receiving department in the Global Coatings Division. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will operate a Valmont tractor-trailer to pick-up and/or deliver Valmont products safely and efficiently. Pay range is $18.00 to $22.00 depending on experience, local delivery, home every night.  Additionally, you will...

  • Inspect truck and trailers for defects before and after loads and report any defects
  • Operate a forklift to load and unload trucks as well as to stage and organize materials in the yard
  • Maintain maintenance logs on forklifts making certain it is in good operating condition at all times
  • Operate equipment and vehicles safely, protecting self and others from accident and injury
  • Maintain all necessary Department of Transportation (DOT) papers for record keeping requirements
  • Report and maintain an accurate driver's log for DOT requirements

    What it takes

    Required Qualifications

  • Must have a valid Class A Commercial Driver's License (CDL)
  • Two years of previous experience driving a commercial truck in a professional environment, with at least 1 year flatbed experience
  • The ability to work in a high volume, fast paced environment
  • The ability to read and follow written and verbal instructions
  • Must have a high awareness for safety at all times
  • The ability to lift up to 50 pounds and work in extreme weather conditions
  • Must be a person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results

    Highly qualified candidates will also possess:

  • One year of previous experience operating a forklift
  • One year of previous experience in a manufacturing or fabrication environment
  • The ability to pay attention to detail and follow work instructions
  • The ability to communicate and interact with coworkers in a positive manner

    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.

    If you have a disability and require any assistance in filling out the application, please reach out to your Human Resources Department or email EEOCompliance@Valmont.com.

    BY SUBMITTING YOUR APPLICATION YOU ARE INDICATING YOUR AGREEMENT WITH THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS BELOW

    Drug-Free Workplace Policy
    1. Valmont will not consider individuals for employment who use unauthorized or illegal drugs. It is Valmont's intent to maintain a drug/alcohol free workplace for all employees. As a condition of employment, you will be required to pass a post-offer, pre-placement physical assessment which includes drug/alcohol test.

    2. Valmont shall maintain the right to require, as a condition of continued employment, drug/alcohol screening of all employees for conditions which may affect the health, safety and well-being of Valmont employees. Valmont's current screening requirements include post-incident screening, reasonable suspicion screening and random screening.

    3. Failure to comply may constitute grounds for immediate termination or rejection from consideration for employment.

    4. Valmont reserves the right to modify this policy.

    I have read and understand the above information and certify with my electronic submission below, that I do not use unauthorized or illegal drugs.

    I also certify that all information given by me within this application is true and correct to the best of my knowledge and that Valmont has my permission to consult with any references given, and to review records pertaining to security clearance, bonding and convictions and to secure additional information about me, if job related. I hereby release from liability the employer and its representatives from seeking such information and all persons, corporations and organizations for furnishing such information. I understand that falsification of information or misinformation may result in my being disqualified for employment consideration and/or in my discharge at any time it becomes known.

    Furthermore, I understand that just as I am free to resign at any time, the employer reserves the right to terminate my employment at any time, with or without cause and without prior notice.

I further understand that I may be required to successfully complete a post-offer, pre-placement physical assessment; and that I may be required to sign confidential information, patent, and copyright disclosure, and an employee agreement prior to employment.

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.

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Applications accepted through December 15, 2018

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Build Your World

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.

If you need an accommodation due to a disability to use our online system to apply for a position at Valmont, call us at 402-963-1166 or send us an email at RSS@Valmont.com.

PLEASE NOTE: This contact channel is reserved for use by individuals with disabilities who require special accommodations in order to apply for a posted position with Valmont.  Information received via this contact channel will be routed to resources that will provide appropriate assistance to these individuals to ensure that their data is collected and entered into the system.

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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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