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.
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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
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opportunity in employment. We support and obey laws that prohibit discrimination
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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
E-Learning Instructional Design Intern
Located In:Valley, NE
28800 Ida St Valley Nebraska 68064-8016
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.
A Brief Summary of This Position:
The eLearning Instructional Design Intern assists in educating Valmont employees, dealers, agents and customers by aiding in the planning, design, and maintenance of online training resources. They will learn to work with subject matter experts to assess training needs and use adult learning principles to develop appropriate educational resources. They will also learn to effectively build a variety of training materials, including eLearning courses, job aids, tutorial videos, and other multimedia. The incumbent will discover how a Learning Management System (LMS) can be used to drive employee development in a corporate setting. They will gain experience in general LMS administration, including online course publishing, end-user technical support, and basic reporting. The eLearning Instructional Design Intern will also provide support to other eLearning Instructional Designers by creating multimedia for large-scale projects, testing course functionality and completing general administrative tasks in the LMS.
Valmont's internship program mission is to provide a hands-on learning experience through project work, leadership development, job shadowing and interaction with senior leadership.
Create functional/technical online training courses to drive critical business outcomes and adapt training to end-learner needs
Utilize Valmont's learning management system and provide technical support to end-users
Support the Cornerstone Enterprise LMS growing into an expert in this area
Gather knowledge from subject matter experts and available resources to mold the information into interactive, educational deliverables comprised of text, video, and other multimedia elements
Support the testing and adjusting of the training materials to correct any technical problems, and produce documentation describing the design process
Work with other instructional designers on a team, as well as subject matter experts for content, throughout Valmont's divisions for North American and global stakeholders
This position reports into Senior Director of Global Leaning Solutions and Development and has no direct reports and will occasionally assist lesser skilled team members.
Required Qualifications of Every Candidate
Junior or Senior standing in college
Previous experience or coursework in one or more of the following areas: eLearning instructional design, graphic design, multimedia production, or digital marketing
Experience using a digital camera and/or video camera
Experience with Microsoft PowerPoint, Word, Excel, and Outlook
Excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills
Passion and integrity with the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results
Ability to learn project management skills, including prioritizing work to meet deadlines
Skills to learn how to run Learning Management System reports
Skills to research, design, review, test and deploy online training resources
Interest in learning the most effective delivery method for training materials
Creativity to make eLearning modules understandable, interactive and engaging
Ability to learn graphic design methods, techniques, software and equipment
Ability to learn video and audio production methods, techniques, software and equipment
Ability to learn how to use eLearning course authoring tools
Ability to write and speak one or more of the following languages: Arabic, Russian, or Spanish
Highly Qualified Candidates Will Also Possess These Qualifications
Enrollment in a degree program in instructional or graphic design, digital marketing, digital communications, education, computer science or web development
Previous experience or coursework in one or more of the following areas: multimedia production, digital marketing or design, or online training development
Interest in adult learning theories
Experience with audio recording and editing (Adobe Audition)
Experience with video/film recording and editing software (Adobe Premiere, Adobe After Effects, Camtasia)
Experience in graphic design (Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign)
Experience in photography production and editing (Adobe Photoshop)
Great opportunity to gain career related course work experience from an industry leader
Paid Internship - Valmont values you
Potential development into a regular full-time position
Flexible full-time day shift hours during the summer
A thriving culture in a growing business
Interactive group activities with intern peers
Working Environment and Physical Efforts:
Work is typically performed in an office setting. The incumbent is regularly required to sit for extended periods of time, as well as talk and listen on the phone and in personal conversations or meetings. Environment is fast paced and demanding most of the time. No travel requirements for this position. The employee frequently is required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms while working in the office with various files and forms and while working on the computer. The employee is occasionally required to move about the office. Incumbent must utilize proper ergonomic safeguards such as monitor height and positions, keyboard location and height and proper wrists rests. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 15 pounds in working with large files, binders, and computer equipment. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, and depth perception.
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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Applications accepted through January 27, 2019
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Making the World a Better Place to Live
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
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
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.