Maintenance Mechanic 1st/2nd Shift in Farmington, MN at Valmont Careers

Date Posted: 12/28/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

20805 Eaton Ave Farmington Minnesota 55024-7932

Why Valmont

We’re Here to Move the World Forward.

Valmont impacts millions of people around the world every day, yet they might not realize the many ways. Our technology is helping feed the growing population, supplying the world with more reliable energy and access to renewables, enhancing connectivity in remote and urban locations to create a sustainable future and so much more. Simply put, Valmont is advancing agricultural productivity and reimagining vital infrastructure to make life better.

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.

This position has a  $2,000 Sign On Bonus.

How you will contribute

Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for the Maintenance Mechanic position at the Farmington facility. We are looking for a highly driven individual perform a variety of industrial maintenance activities within a fast paced manufacturing facility.  Additionally, you will…

  • Seek opportunities for efficiencies and improvements within the maintenance department
  • Perform maintenance tasks according to production needs to minimize downtime
  • Perform maintenance operations using the tools and equipment of several trades, such as carpentry, electrical, plumbing, electronics, machinist welding, etc.
  • Perform routine and scheduled maintenance procedures
  • Install and aligning new equipment; diagnosing, dismantling, repairing, reassembling and adjusting machinery- Machine and assembling parts for new machines, jigs and fixtures

What it takes

Required Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Minimum 3 years work experience in industrial maintenance
  • Strong working knowledge of single and three phase electrical circuitry with an ability to read electrical schematics
  • Ability to read and understand blue prints
  • Experience performing all position arc and wire feed welding on steel and aluminum
  • Experience with pneumatics, hydraulics, water and natural gas plumbing
  • Experience with mills/lathes
  • Basic carpentry skills

Highly qualified candidates will also possess:

  • A degree in Industrial Maintenance or equivalent
  • Must be a person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results

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.

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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