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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.

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Drafter/Field Technician - Part Time

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Located In:  Spokane, WA
Date Posted: 
Occupational Category:  00-0000.00
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Location:  Spokane, WA
Start Date:  2020-02-13
Requisition #:  R8108-1
Positions Available: 
Department: 
 12720 E Nora Spokane Washington 99216-1197

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.

Cascade Earth Sciences (CES) provides services to food processors, agricultural producers, government agencies, and the resource extraction industry. Our interdisciplinary staff is comprised of agricultural, environmental, civil, and chemical engineers; agronomists and soil scientists; geologists and hydrogeologists; and technical and business specialists. Our team is made up of individuals who go the extra mile for their clients, who aren't afraid to work hard or take ownership of client's needs, but, at the same time, are part of a collaborative, fun environment. Our goal is to provide solutions to water, agricultural, and environmental challenges that meet our motto: Synergy of Water and Science.

The Part-Time Drafter prepares drawings and coordinates multiple drafting tasks with drafters, designers and project managers. The expectation is that this position will work a minimum of 25 hours per week and may work as many as 40 hours as business needs arise. The Drafter position is considered part-time and is eligible for benefits.

The duties of the Part Time Drafter are to complete a wide range of drafting projects. Work will be done primarily using AutoCAD or AutoCAD Civil 3D. The Part-Time Drafter will prepare drawings, make red-line revisions, and work directly with the primary drafter to coordinate multiple drafting tasks.

The duties of the Part Time Field Technician are to provide technical services on municipal, agricultural, and industrial projects by conducting field-sampling activities for groundwater, surface water, and soil using established sampling protocol.

Basic Qualifications (Required):

  • Valid U.S. driver's license
  • The ability to work periodic overtime when required for business needs
  • Experience using a version of AutoCAD (2007 or newer)
  • A strong working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Physically able and willing to travel occasionally (i.e., approximately one to two times per month) to conduct field sampling events outdoors including collection of soil and groundwater samples

Additional Qualifications (Required):

  • Strong visualization skills and eye for detail
  • Excellent communication, organizational, analytical and interpersonal skills
  • The ability to effectively prioritize and complete multiple tasks
  • A strong mathematical ability
  • The ability to work independently as well as in a team environment
  • Passion and integrity with the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results

Preferred Qualifications (Optional):

  • Associates degree, a technical Drafting certification or 6 years drafting/engineering work experience
  • Minimum of one year experience using AutoCAD or AutoCAD Civil 3D
  • Professional work experience in a consulting environment
  • Arc GIS experience
  • Formal education or experience in environmental, chemistry, soil, geology or related science/engineering

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 email EEOCompliance@Valmont.com.

Applications accepted through March 14, 2020

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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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