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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

Machine Operator - 1st Shift (starting at $16.00/hour)

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Located In:  Plymouth, IN
Date Posted: 
Occupational Category:  00-0000.00
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Location:  Plymouth, IN
Start Date:  2018-11-15
Requisition #:  R4904
Positions Available: 
Department: 
 1545 Pidco Drive Plymouth Indiana 46563-1354

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.

Machine Operator - 1st Shift (5:00am - 3:30pm)

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, manufacturing and coat.  Our products and services make a difference.  Join us, and BUILD YOUR WORLD!

How you will contribute

A career with Valmont is a career with a future! Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for a Machine Operator position at the Plymouth, Indiana facility. In this role, you will...

  • Process material in accordance with shop drawings through the use of designated machines
  • Operate automatic web bender machine
  • Load machine programs, as needed, specific to product orders
  • Maintain material traceability
  • Troubleshoot causes of operating errors and determine possible resolutions
  • Setup and run manual mill, lathe, saws, hydraulic press break, and/or drill
  • Perform tasks according to production needs to minimize downtime  
  • Perform routine and scheduled machine maintenance procedures
  • Manage your time to efficiently produce quality products within designated work hours
  • Communicate information and provide feedback, in person, with co-workers, Shift Lead, Shift Supervisor &/or Production Manager
  • Perform general housekeeping

What it takes

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Must have an acceptable attendance and prior employment record
  • Minimum 1 year experience working in a fast paced manufacturing environment
  • Strong hands-on working knowledge operating manufacturing machines
  • Experience with mills/lathes
  • Demonstrated strengths in interpersonal skills, including the ability to adapt and professionally communicate with a variety of people
  • Ability to read and understand blue prints and shop drawings
  • Must be able to read a tape measure to within 1/32"
  • Ability to physically lift, push and/or pull a maximum of 50 pounds
  • Must be a person of passion and integrity with the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results

Highly qualified candidates will also possess:

  • Industrial trade school education in Industrial Machining
  • 6 months or more of previous, qualified MIG welding experience in a professional, manufacturing environment
  • 6 months of previous CNC machining experience in a professional, manufacturing environment

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard 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.

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.

Making the World a Better Place to Live
Corporate
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Coatings
Coatings
Irrigation
Irrigation
 
Structures
Structures
Tubing
Tubing
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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