Shipper 2nd and Weekend in Farmington, MN at Valmont Careers

Date Posted: 11/1/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

20805 Eaton Ave Farmington Minnesota 55024-7932

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.

This position has a $1,000 Sign On Bonus.

Why Valmont

A career with Valmont is a career with a future! Valmont is a global manufacturing company with employment opportunities around the world for qualified candidates. Wherever you live, whatever you do, chances are Valmont is part of your life:  Lighting and traffic poles that guide your way; Utility poles that bring power to your home and business; Communication poles and towers that enable your wireless communications; Irrigation equipment that brings much-needed water to cropland while conserving fresh water resources; and, long-lasting finishes that improve products around the world every day. Valmont needs YOU to make it all possible!

How you will contribute

Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for the Shipper position.  We are looking for a highly driven individual that will prepare company products for shipment.  Additionally, you will…

  • Inspect to ensure that products meet established quality standards and quantities are correct for each order
  • Perform final machining, finishing, and assembly operations on aluminum poles
  • Perform drilling, painting and component installation on aluminum poles
  • Bundle, crate, box and wrap products to be shipped to protect the finished product from freight damage Load truck with finished product

What it takes

Required Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • One year experience working in a fast paced manufacturing environment
  • Ability to accurately perform basic arithmetic calculations
  • Ability to read and work with prints, drawings and work documents
  • Ability to accurately take measurements using close tolerance measuring instruments
  • Acceptable attendance and prior employment record

Highly qualified candidates will also possess:

  • Familiarity with radial saws, hand tools, overhead cranes and general shop safety
  • 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.

If you have a disability and require any assistance in filling out the application for employment email EEOCompliance@Valmont.com.