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Valmont Industries, Inc. Long Beach, CA
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2226 East Dominguez St Long Beach California 90810-1086

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.

Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for the General Shop Help position in the Global Coatings Division.  We are looking for a highly driven individual that will prepare products and materials for the galvanizing process by hanging angle on spreader bars, staging tubular products, and preparing small parts for galvanizing. Additionally, you will�

  • Ability to hand and rack material to avoid galvanize voids and excessive drips or tears
  • Ability to identify what type of material is compatible with other material to attain the best quality of galvanize product during the dip process
  • Inspect and identify unsafe production fixtures, chains, and hooks to ensure proper repair or discard unsafe items
  • Hand wire small to medium-sized parts to racks for pickling or galvanizing
  • Pull and place chains and ropes around steel bundles for racking
  • Move lightweight pieces of steel by hand from different locations in the plant and yard
  • Use air or electric powered tools to help prepare steel for pickling or galvanizing
  • Knowledge in the use of wire cutters, ladders and air tools (grinders, drills needle guns)
  • Ability to use cutting torch and heating torch to apply holes and/or clean material
  • Assist in general plant clean up and housekeeping
  • Work safely, protecting self and others from accident and injury
  • Must be forklift certified

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]

  • The ability to read and follow written and verbal instructions
  • The ability to accurately read a tape measure
  • The ability to communicate problems or needs to departmental supervision
  • The ability to lift up to 50 pounds
  • 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
  • Six months of previous experience in a galvanizing position
  • Six months of previous experience with hand tools and gauges including impact wrenches, air grinders, drills, taps, oxygen acetylene torches, and mill gauges
  • Six months of previous experience operating a bridge crane
  • The ability to communicate and interact with coworkers in a positive manner
  • The ability to pay attention to detail and follow work instructions 
  • Must have a high awareness for safety at all times

Date Posted September 19, 2022
Date Closes October 19, 2022
Requisition R15498
Located In Long beach, CA
SOC Category 00-0000.00
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