Shop Lead- Weekend Shift (Full-Time w/ Benefits & $1.25 Shift Premium) in Farmington, MN at Valmont Careers

Date Posted: 8/8/2018

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. Join us, and BUILD YOUR WORLD.

How you will contribute

Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for the Shift Lead position at the Farmington site. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will effectively maintain shift operations according to established policies and procedures. Additionally, you will…

  • Supervise the daily work activity of all shift personnel
  • Lead work teams through positive interactions, motivation and corrective action as needed
  • Train, or arrange training of, shift personnel to ensure consistent methods and results
  • Actively model and enforce established safety policies and consistently seek opportunities for safety improvements- Manage the use of equipment and materials to ensure that products are manufactured on schedule and within quality and cost objectives
  • Anticipate and pursue product flow in a proactive manner displaying a sense of urgency to meet daily demands- Maintain a clean, orderly production environment that is thoroughly cleaned for the following shift

What it takes

Required Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Minimum of 3 years-experience in a leadership role
  • Valid Driver’s License and safe driving record
  • A strong working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook- Excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills

Highly qualified candidates will also possess:        

  • Minimum of 3 years-experience in a leadership role in a fast paced manufacturing environment
  • 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