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Industrial Spray Painter 3rd shift - $16 per hr plus $1 shift differential

Valmont Industries, Inc. locationSteele, AL
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Job Location
Steele, AL, United States


475 Dietrich Road Steele Alabama 35987-2613

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.

Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated, driven and talented individual for the Industrial spray paint position to spray paint galvanized poles on 3rd shift in our Paint area.

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Paint poles using a paint gun cartridge system
  • Break down and clean gun daily using acetone
  • Maintain and repair paint gun and electric/hydraulic style paint reactors
  • Use a Wet Mil thickness gauge
  • Operate an overhead crane as needed to build loads
  • Back up shot blaster as needed
  • Mask, tape poles and apply UV coating using hand roller
  • Inspect, spot, and report damage to maintain a quality product
  • Make recommendations to resolve any damage or defects found in products
  • Complete required paperwork
  • Maintain a safe and productive working environment by wearing required personal protective equipment and following facility safety/OSHA regulations at all times

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Establish priorities and reorder priorities when necessary
  • Pay attention to detail and follow work instructions including all required processes/procedures
  • Calculate simple mathematics and accurately read a tape measure
  • Communicate and interact with coworkers in a positive manner
  • Assist in the training of new paint department employees
  • Be a team player in a diverse group assisting in other areas/in other ways as needed or when idle.
  • Be a person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results

Job Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED preferred
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment preferred
  • Mechanically and technically inclined preferred
  • Able to train and apply training correctly
  • Able to read, write and follow instructions
  • Able to perform simple mathematics and read a tape measure
  • Self-supervising once given instruction/guide lines with the ability to recognize/solve practical problems/issues

Physical Requirements:

  • Able to lift up to 50 lbs,
  • Able stand, walk, climb, sit, bend, squat, stoop, push, pull, reach, grasp, hold and carry for various periods of time
  • Able to wear required PPE at all times: Hard hat, safety glasses, ear plugs, gloves, reflective vest, long sleeves, long pants, steel toed boots with built in met guards, fresh air hood, face shield as needed

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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