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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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Sharepoint Administrator

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Located In:  Omaha, NE
Date Posted: 
Occupational Category:  00-0000.00
Location:  Omaha, NE
Start Date:  2020-03-26
Requisition #:  R7135-1
Positions Available: 
 One Valmont Plaza Omaha Nebraska 68154-5215

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.

A Brief Summary of This Position:

The position primarily configures, manages, and optimizes Microsoft SharePoint services for the Corporate IT to deliver web collaboration solutions for Valmont's global Enterprise. Additionally, this position works directly with end users, functional communities, and IT Operations staff in the day-to-day requirements of developing, implementing, and running Valmont's Microsoft SharePoint platforms. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.

Essential Functions:

  • Day to Day support of the SharePoint functionalities and resolve customer issues and recommended solutions for improvements
  • Management and design of site collections, content databases, implement web part pages and site features, security policies, user account management, provisioning new sites, and problem resolution
  • Work effectively with end-users issues/problem tickets and provide resolutions
  • Troubleshoot issues and provide proactive support on each component that relates to a SharePoint farm deployment
  • Maintenance and Administration of SharePoint Services, including daily monitoring, troubleshooting and performance analysis and provide technical guidance to development and support team
  • Installation, Configuration and maintenance of SharePoint 2013 Server (Web Front End (WFE), Application Server)
  • Developing Web Applications and Service Applications
  • Designing WFE, APP, Database servers and Network Load Balancing on Windows Servers
  • Configuration of Application Services in APP server
  • Configuration of USER Profile Service; User Profile Sync with Active Directory
  • Configuration of SEARCH Service
  • Ability to provide 24x7 production support with rotating On-Call duties/ After-hours support
  • Participate in the development, implementation and routine test of backup/restore and disaster recovery procedures

Other Important Details about the Role:

  • Experience working with Database, Windows, Network and Security teams
  • Contribute to discussions on ways to improve functionality and usability
  • Suggest iterative steps to continuously improve and optimize Web Services systems and processes.
  • This position reports into the Web Services Manager.
  • This role requires minimal (10%) travel (internationally/domestically), including overnight stays.

Required Qualifications of Every Candidate (Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities):

  • Preferred Bachelor's with 6+ years relevant experience or Associates Degree with 8+ years relevant experience or 10+ years relevant experience
  • Five to seven years of working knowledge of Windows Server operating systems, SQL Server, and SharePoint
  • Working knowledge of Active Directory in a global multi-domain Enterprise
  • Expertise in SharePoint 2013/2016 and related architecture
  • Working knowledge of SharePoint Office 360
  • Working knowledge of migrating Content Databases using PowerShell; Developing PowerShell scripts for Site Backup/Restores, Library Files Backup/Restore etc.
  • Experience in:
    • Building and migrating SharePoint 2013 Server Farm to SharePoint 2016 Server Farm
    • Building Disaster Recovery (DR) Server farms
    • Design and Development of SharePoint 2016 Server Farm Topology
    • Building Dev, QA and PROD SP 2016 Server Farm Environment
    • Developing PowerShell Scripts to update Site Pages visuals to SP 2016
    • Configuring SP Enterprise Feature such as MS Office Web Apps 2016, Excel Service, Search Service, User Profile Service, Managed Metadata Service, Performance Point Service
    • Configuring SP 2016 Web Application on Claims Authentication
    • Configuring SP App Store and Setup
  • Ability to provide recommendations based on internal hosting policies with architecture, performance, and cost effective solutions
  • Ability to handle critical situations, work under pressure to address challenges and provide effective resolution in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, problem-solving and analytical ability, and the ability to work independently in a dynamic environment
  • Three years' experience supporting and operating within a multinational organization
  • Strong interpersonal skills to collaborate with business and technical associates
  • Self-motivating character with a strong emphasis on team dynamics
  • Consultative ability, including strong listening skills
  • Ability to quickly establish and maintain partner relationships at all levels across the organization
  • Proven abilities to translate business needs into compelling technology solutions
  • Ability to work independently in a fast-paced, dynamic environment

Highly Qualified Candidates Will Also Possess These Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
  • Microsoft certification in SharePoint (Managing Microsoft SharePoint Server 2016, SharePoint Microsoft 2013)
  • Demonstrated experience solving business solutions with web collaboration or similar technologies
  • Working knowledge of SharePoint Server document management, workflows, and Office Web integration
  • Working knowledge of Control Point and DaVinci utilities (or similar tools)
  • Demonstrated experience with SharePoint Designer
  • Demonstrated experience migrating Windows SharePoint Server instances or MOSS farm content

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 April 25, 2020


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

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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 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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