Dispatcher (Temp) in Valley, NE at Valmont Careers

Date Posted: 9/25/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

28800 Ida St Valley Nebraska 68064-8016

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. Join us, and BUILD YOUR WORLD.

How you will contribute

Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for the Dispatcher position in the North American Steel Operations - Valley Small Pole Department. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will be accountable for the organizing and the coordination of all activities related to the execution of a department master production schedule to maintain the shop schedule and keep it up accurate. Additionally, you will…

  • Work in a cross-functional reporting structure that assists Scheduling, Shipping, Storerooms, Maintenance, Large Pole, Tube Mill, Painting, and Small Pole departments. Also interfaces with admin departments, other sites, Vendors, Marketing, Engineering, and Purchasing.
  • Coordinate completion of machine load report with the support and cooperation of manufacturing
  • and the schedulers
  • Monitor status and expedite shortages to assure minimum manufacturing past due hours as defined by departmental goals
  • Monitor status and expedite shortages, while maintaining close communications with departmental Supervisors and/or leads
  • Be responsible for the coordination of feedback to Inventory Control, regarding potential reschedules, overloads, and other potential logistic problems

What it takes

Required Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED Equivalent
  • One year of previous experience in a manufacturing or fabrication environment
  • One year of previous experience with MRP systems such as IFS and Oracle Discoverer
  • Basic understanding of Production Control Techniques and procedures
  • A working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word and Microsoft Outlook
  • Strong organizational skills, ability to multitask and interpersonal skills
  • The ability to pay attention to detail and follow work instructions
  • The ability to perform basic math functions such as adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing
  • Read, write and speak English effectively

Highly qualified candidates will also possess:

  • One year experience production scheduling experience
  • Three years of previous experience working in a manufacturing environment or fabrication environment
  • Associate’s degree in Business or related field
  • Must have a high awareness for safety at all times
  • The ability to communicate and interact with coworkers in a positive manner
  • Must be a person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results

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, call (402) 963-1115 or email EEOCompliance@Valmont.com.