Silkscreen – Pad Print Level 3 in Mendota Heights, MN at Valmont Careers

Date Posted: 11/10/2022

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Job Description

2411 Pilot Knob Road Mendota Heights Minnesota 55120-1119

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.

Essential Functions:

  • Review production schedules for the week.
  • Understand job ticket information to determine quality, special work instructions, and any other special customer requirements.
  • Able to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and blue prints, procedure manuals.
  • Locate and inspect the printing material to assure conformance to the specified requirements.
  • Proof plates to assure correct graphics before production.
  • Demonstrate the ability to start up and operate the press efficiently.
  • Set and adjust inks to achieve required colors-matching specified requirements.
  • Clean and inspect equipment using the correct procedures
  • Ensures production goals is producing a profitable high quality product at all times.
  • Must be able to use both pneumatic machines as well as hand pulling silkscreen machine.
  • Have a working knowledge of the materials used for printing.
  • Ensure compliance with environmental and safety requirements as specified by corporate policy and government regulation
  • Ensure a safe and clean working environment, oversee line housekeeping tasks.

Other Important Details about the Role:

  • This position reports directly to the Production Lead
  • Ability to interact with diverse groups of people.
  • Good organizational and communication skills.
  • Good math skills
  • Able to work overtime if needed
  • Ability to work independently with high attention to detail
  • Knowledge of proper safety in regards to hazardous waste handling.
  • Emergency Response.  Hazardous Communication /  Right to Know.

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

  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Screen Printing experience
  • Knowledge of inks, thinners, cleaning methods and screen types.
  • Ability to analyze and solve problems
  • Proven track record in lean manufacturing principles including standard work, continuous improvement, problem resolution and delivery of results positively affecting the bottom line of the organization
  • The ability to work in a cooperative manner and communicate effectively with all levels of the organization
  • Must be a person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results.

Highly Qualified Candidates Will Also Possess These Qualifications:

  • The ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedural manuals
  • The ability to recognize and solve practical problems or issues
  • Strong leadership skills and the ability to support divisional business objectives
  • The ability to communicate and interact with coworkers in a positive manner

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. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Working Environment and Physical Efforts:

All of the working conditions for this position is in a manufacturing shop environment with exposure to dirt, grease, fumes, cold, heat, noise, dust.  Environment is fast paced and demanding most of the time.   Incumbent must utilize proper ergonomic and safety safeguards such as hearing protection and respirator & paint equipment.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 15 pounds in working with large containers for paint and equipment.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, and depth perception.

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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