Machine Operator/Metal Fabricator in Valley at Valmont Careers

Date Posted: 9/13/2022

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28800 Ida St Valley Nebraska 68064-8016

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.

Are you looking for a culture that promotes growth opportunities? Do you like operating machinery? Is safety important to you? You're in the right place! Check out our Metal Fabricator role that starts at $20.54/hour + $2.00 shift differential. We are looking for 2nd shift: Monday through Thursday 3:30PM to 2:00AM.

A Brief Summary of This Position:

As a Fabricator 1 you operate production machines, load and unload material to ensure piece/part integrity. You have the opportunity to complete all types of shop forms including move tags, inspection verification tags, employee volume control sheets, and employee communication sheets. We operate in a safe manner - you will be provided with safety glasses, metatarsal boots and hearing protection. You may be called upon to operate a forklift provided you are qualified and certified under Valmont's training program.

Essential Functions:

  • Production machine set ups
  • Produce parts to engineering standard times
  • Produce parts to acceptable quality levels and blueprint specification
  • Transport materials from storage locations to work stations
  • Measure, cutting, and designing materials to customer and product specifications
  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment

Required Qualifications:

  • Correctly read a tape measure
  • Stand and move about the shop floor for at least half of the shift
  • Safely lift up to 25 pounds frequently throughout the shift

Highly Qualified Candidates Will Also Possess These Qualifications:

  • Proficiently use thread gauges, micrometers, protractors and dial calipers
  • Experience reading and interpreting blueprints or process sheets in a professional environment
  • Have worked in a fabrication or manufacturing environment

Valmont offers you and your families a comprehensive Total Well-being benefit package to ensure their 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 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.

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