Bending Machine Operator - 3rd Shift in Valley, NE at Valmont Careers

Date Posted: 11/7/2022

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Job Description

28800 Ida St Valley Nebraska 68064-8016

Why Valmont
 

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Join a Fortune 1000 company that respects hard work, honors diversity and invests in our employees as we focus on creating the world of tomorrow, today. We are the modern workforce. Are you ready to move the world forward? Apply now.



Starting at $23+/hr PLUS $2/hr shift differential


A Brief Summary of This Position

This individual contributor position is responsible for operating tube bender along to perform various bending functions.  Performs bending operations on tapered tubes to produce davits, double davits, arms and pipe arms.  Performs bending and belling operations on tubing to supply the pneumatic transfer industry.  Operates overhead crane, forklift, grinder, belling equipment, washing equipment, digital inclinometers, levels, dividers, calipers, tape measures, OD tapes and cutting equipment. 

Essential Functions:

  • Operates tube bending equipment to perform various bending operations
  • Performs bending operations on tapered tubes to produce davits, double davits, arms, and pipe arms
  • Performs bending and belling operations on tubing to supply the pneumatic transfer industry
  • Operates various other equipment including overhead crane, forklift, grinder, belling equipment, washing equipment, digital inclinometers, levels, dividers, calipers, tape measures, OD tapes, and cutting equipment
  • Calculate rise and degree of angle to ensure tubes are cut at the correct length
  • This position reports into the Production Supervisor and has no direct reports and no indirect reports

Important Details about the Role

The position primarily involves operating tube bending equipment to perform various bending operations. The Tube Bender is also responsible for performing precision measurements to ensure quality of the finished product. The Tube Bender is also expected to maintain a clean work area.

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

  • Minimum of one year relevant experience
  • Ability to perform basic math functions such as adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing
  • Ability to accurately use and read a tape measure, thread gauges, micrometer, and dial calipers
  • A demonstrated team player
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds although the most frequent lift is 25 lbs.
  • The ability to stand during approximately 90% of the assigned shift
  • Passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results

Highly Qualified Candidates Will Also Possess These Qualifications

  • Three years’ experience in a manufacturing or fabrication environment
  • Ability to work extended hours including nights and weekends when necessary
  • Experience operating an overhead crane or forklift
  • Ability to become Valmont forklift certified within the designated time period

Benefits

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

  • 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 Valmont'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 EEOCompliance@Valmont.com.



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.