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Shipping/Receiving Crew Lead

Valmont Industries, Inc. Steele, AL
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.

How you will contribute

Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for the 1st Shift Crew Lead position in our Shipping/Receiving Department at our Steele Alabama facility Division. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will lead a crew of 2-3 employees while also building loads and loading/unloading trucks using an overhead crane and/or forklift. This job is outside under a crane in all weather. Pay is $17 pr hr.

Additionally, you willâ?¦

  • Operate forklift and overhead crane
  • Lift, clean, and repair dunnage as needed
  • Identify materials or products for loading
  • Build loads and/or load flatbed trucks
  • Operate equipment and machinery in a safe, secure, and productive manner
  • Make recommendations to resolve any damage or defects found in products
  • Wear required personal protective equipment and follow facility safety regulations
  • Maintain a safe and productive working environment

What it takes

Required Qualifications

  • The ability to operate a forklift and overhead crane
  • The ability to work outside in a variety of weather conditions
  • The ability to pay attention to detail and follow work instructions
  • Meet daily shipping/receiving requirements and complete daily paperwork
  • The ability to calculate simple mathematics and accurately read a tape measure
  • The ability to lift 50 lbs, stoop, push, pull, reach, grasp, bend, walk and stand for various periods of time
  • Observe, discuss, and implement ideas for continuous improvement with the Supervisor.
  • Responsible for ensuring work area is clean and picked-up at end of shift
  • Wear required personal protective equipment and follow facility safety regulations
  • Maintain a safe and productive working environment at all times
  • The ability to communicate and interact with coworkers in a positive manner
  • The ability to work in a team environment with a diverse group of people
  • The ability to lead two to four team members.
  • Must be a person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results

Highly qualified candidates will also possess:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Minimum one year of previous experience in a Lead position
  • Minimum one year of previous experience in a Shipping/Receiving environment
  • Basic computer skills
  • The ability to recognize and solve practical problems or issues
  • The ability to establish priorities and reorder priorities when necessary
  • The ability to inspect, spot, and report damage to maintain a quality product
  • The ability to pay attention to detail and follow work instructions
  • Excellent communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills

Valmont offers employees and their families a comprehensive Total Well-being benefit package to ensure their individual and familyâ??s overall wellness needs are met.

Benefits include*:

  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Employer paid life insurance
  • Employer paid short-term and long-term disability
  • Retirement plans
  • Dependent care
  • Employee assistance programs
  • Voluntary programs like tobacco cessation, Type 2 diabetes reversal, mortgage services, home & auto insurance, health coaching and more.

*Due to the nature of Valmontâ??s Global Business and Union contracts, not all benefits are the same.

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 [email protected]

Date Posted September 18, 2022
Date Closes October 18, 2022
Requisition R15924
Located In Steele, AL
SOC Category 00-0000.00

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