Shift Supervisor 2nd Shift in Valley, NE at Valmont Careers

Date Posted: 3/1/2024

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28800 Ida St Valley Nebraska 68064-8016

Why Valmont

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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.

Shift: 2nd Shift, Monday through Friday 2 p.m. to 11 p.m.

A Brief Summary of This Position:

This position is responsible for overseeing and managing the production, material flow, and the quality control of the Galvanizing department.  The Shift Supervisor is responsible for administering organizational policies and procedures at the department level and for supervising the daily shop operations and establishing work priorities to meet internal and external customer shipping commitments.  Incumbent will establish shift objectives to support the division’s goals and objectives and review this performance plan.  The Shift Supervisor is responsible for ensuring manufactured products meet or exceed quality standards and initiate actions necessary to maintain standards. Additional responsibilities include maintaining records for the accuracy and timeliness of daily footage and poundage, completed orders, and inspection reports.  The Shift Supervisor will enforce good safety and housekeeping practices and employee training programs.  Incumbent will be expected to wear the appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) at all times on the production floor.

Essential Functions:

•       Implement work schedule to maximize utilization of manpower, machines, and materials and assign work to hourly employees

  • Process parts and/or components to meet production schedule and advise Production Manager
  • Monitor performance of assigned personnel, complete employee performance review, and take corrective action as necessary
  • Report discrepancies in blueprints, specifications, methods, engineering data, standards, etc. to Production Manager
  • Ensure product quality meets specified standards and assigned personnel make inspections as required by standard procedures
  • Report and investigate all incidents in a timely manner
  • Ensure accurate and timely reporting of assigned personnel’s time and production through various production reports
  • Conduct shift start up meetings at the beginning of every shift and monthly safety meetings with personnel
  • Administer company policies in a firm, fair, and consistent manner
  • Maintain good housekeeping and safe working conditions in assigned areas
  • Train new employees into department activities and safety procedures

Other Important Details about the Role:

  • Serve as a champion for various teams/projects to promote continuous improvement
  • Actively participate in monthly Safety Leadership Team meetings
  • Assist with maintaining kettle tank at required level for quality galvanizing
  • This position reports into General Manager and has 20-40 direct reports

Required Qualifications of Every Candidate (Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities): 6-12 bullets

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent with 2+ years of leadership experience in an industrial environment
  • Strong communication, organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals
  • Ability to effectively present information one-on-one and in front of an audience
  • Strong leadership skills and the ability to support divisional business objectives
  • Ability to recognize and solve practical problems or issues
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, Word, Excel and Outlook

Highly Qualified Candidates Will Also Possess These Qualifications:

  • Preferred Bachelor’s with 3+ years relevant experience OR Associate’s Degree with 5+ years relevant experience OR 7+ years of relevant experience
  • Three years of supervisory or management experience in and industrial environment is preferred
  • Working knowledge of OSHA, environmental regulations, and state and federal labor standards is preferred
  • Experience utilizing an automated time and attendance tracking system is preferred
  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts including proportions, percentages, area, circumference and volume for product and the ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry is preferred



Valmont offers employees and their families a comprehensive Total Wellbeing benefit package to ensure their individual and family’s overall wellness needs are met. Some offerings are dependent upon the role, work schedule, or location and can include the following:

  • Healthcare (medical, prescription drugs, dental and vision)

  • 401k retirement plan with company match

  • Paid time off

  • Employer paid life insurance

  • Employer paid short-term and long-term disability including maternity leave

  • Work Life Support

  • Tuition Reimbursement up to $5,250 per year

  • Voluntary programs like tobacco cessation, Type 2 diabetes reversal, one-on-one health coaching, mortgage services and more

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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