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.
The Maintenance Technician performs routine, preventative, and on-demand maintenance and repairs/replacements on all plant facilities and equipment, including but not limited to paint guns and equipment, water spray booths, batch and conveyor ovens, conveyor mechanical systems, and overhead cranes, and responds promptly to maintenance production calls.
The Applied Coating Technology Maintenance team operates across three shifts. We are currently hiring for all shifts:
2nd Shift - 1:30PM to 10:00PM, Monday to Friday, with periodic overtime - Shift Differential eligible
3rd Shift - 10:00PM to 6:30PM, Sunday to Thursday, with periodic overtime - Shift Differential eligible
New hires will also be eligible for a sign-on bonus of $1,000: $500 at 90 days of service and another $500 at 180 days of service.
Partner with Supervisor, Maintenance and Production team members to communicate and respond promptly to routine and on-demand maintenance requests
Performs preventative maintenance and basic cleaning and repair of equipment, including forklifts, paint guns, water curtain spray booths, batch and conveyor ovens, conveyor mechanical systems, and overhead cranes
Use of basic problem solving skills to test, inspect, repair, troubleshoot and re-assemble basic plant equipment, components, and systems
Work with and maintain small hand tools, such as tape measures, saws, drills
Fabricate and repair structures and components by use of welding and cutting tools
Inspect and maintain all safety equipment and comply with company safety policies
Maintain parking lot and exterior surfaces of the premises, including some snow removal
Maintain clean work spaces by performing work space clean-up and general housekeeping
Participates in Continuous Improvement projects and tasks
Other Details about the Position
This position reports to the Maintenance Lead
This position has no direct reports
High school diploma or GED plus one to three years of related experience in a commercial / industrial maintenance role
Able to read and follow written and verbal instructions in English
Able to lift up to 50 pounds
Forklift certified, or ability to become forklift certified
Complex problem solving and critical thinking skills
Able to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedural manuals
Able to interpret and fabricate components based on basic blueprints or specification sheets
Flexible and open to growth
Positive, team-oriented attitude
Welding experience, or experience with hot work
Previous maintenance experience in a manufacturing facility
Previous experience in a coatings facility or plant
Previous experience in an ISO or LEAN environment
Bilingual in Hmong, Karen, Vietnamese, or Spanish helpful, but not required
Benefits at Valmont
Valmont offers employees a comprehensive benefit package, including:
Health insurance, including medical, dental, and vision coverage starting the first of the month following hire
Medical and dependent care flexible spending accounts
Paid time off and paid holidays
Valmont Employee Retirement Savings Plan (VERSP) - 401(k) with pre-tax and ROTH options
Employee assistance program
Wellness management programs, including tobacco cessation, diabetes management, and sleep and anxiety management
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.
Visit the Applied Coating Technologies website to learn more about our facility!
|Date Posted||June 14, 2022|
|Date Closes||July 14, 2022|
|Located In||Mendota heights, MN|