General Shop Labor- 2nd Shift (Starting $15.72) in Elkhart, IN at Valmont Careers

Date Posted: 11/18/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

3403 Charlotte Ave Elkhart Indiana 46517-1150

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 Bundler position. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will be responsible for running the machine to create quality products within productivity standards.  This person will also be responsible for setting up the finish saw in accordance with specified lengths for orders.  Additionally, you will…

  • Ensure the quality of tube and saw cut length
  • Record data, such as finished tubes and/or scrapped tubes
  • Bundle and load trailers of tubes to adhere to customer specifications

    What it takes

    Required Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • 1-3 years prior work experience in a fast paced manufacturing environment- Must have strong mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to read micrometers, flatness and radius gauges and tape measures
  • Must be able to read and interpret WIP instruction packets
  • Must obtain forklift license within 90 days of starting job

    Highly qualified candidates will also possess:

  • Previous experience running an industrial forklift.
  • Must be a person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results

Working Environment/Physical Efforts

  • Stooping: Bending body downward and forward by bending spine at the waist.
  • Crouching: Bending the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine.
  • Reaching: Extending hands(s) and arms(s) in any direction.
  • Standing: Particularly for sustained periods of time.
  • Lifting: Raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position-to-position. Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 30 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
  • Able to use hand tools, including files, hammers, snips; power tools such as sanders, drills, riveters, and grinders.
  • Proficiency in working with hand tools and common metal shop tasks

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.