Maintenance Helper (Dayshift) in Tualatin at Valmont Careers

Date Posted: 9/23/2022

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Job Description

9700 SW Herman Road Tualatin Oregon 97062-8151

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.

A Brief Summary of This Position:

Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for the Maintenance Helper position in the Coatings Division at Pacific States Galvanizing in Tualatin Oregon.

Essential Functions:

  • Repairs and maintains machinery and mechanical equipment within the establishment such as hoists motors, pumps, belts, fans, air conditioners, conveyors, etc.
  • Working knowledge of power tools and hand tools
  • Disassembles machines, repairs and replaces broken parts
  • Assist with repairs and maintenance of all equipment and buildings
  • Adjust necessary equipment to ensure efficient and safe operation
  • Maintain a clean and hazard free work environment to ensure department safety
  • With guidance, interprets blueprints, works from sketches or verbal instructions
  • Performs minor repairs on all types of forklifts and keeps in operating condition
  • Contributes to the design and fabrication of production fixtures and racks
  • Be an active participant in department safety; exhibit excellent safety practices and behaviors and follows the intended purposes of Valmont safety policies and procedures
  • Learn basic metal fabrication

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

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Minimum one year experience general maintenance
  • Learn to read Blue prints , schematics, set up instructions, and general mathematics applications
  • The ability to work in damp high temperature conditions
  • The ability to lift up to 50lbs on occasion with some repetitive lifting
  • Must be able to work safely at elevated heights
  • Must be a person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results

Highly Qualified Candidates Possess:

  • Electrical and plumbing experience
  • The ability to read blue prints, schematics
  • Minimum of two years’ experience as a Maintenance helper or equivalent
  • Must be able to be on Emergency Stand-by for unscheduled outages

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. 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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