HVAC Mechanic in Los Angeles, CA at Valmont Careers

Date Posted: 2/26/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

4116 Whiteside St Los Angeles California 90063-1619

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 HVAC Maintenance Mechanic position in the Los Angeles, California Coating Division. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will assist in the daily functions of the Maintenance Department.  Additionally, you will…

  • Performance of operations and the use of tools and equipment to keep HVAC units in proper working order.  Including the use of several trades such as, but not limited to:  plumbing, dismantle machines, replace defective parts, and make necessary adjustments to ensure efficient operation
  • Responsible for planning and layout of work relating to repair all equipment
  • Installing and aligning new equipment
  • Responsible for moving hazardous waste drums from still room to the hazardous waste area
  • Drive Forklift as needed
  • Haz-Waste Accumulation Containers/Waste Minimization
  • Hazardous Communication/Right to Know/MSDS knowledge
  • Industrial Waste Neutralizing System
  • Ensure a safe and clean work environment
  • Follow all company policies and procedures

What it takes

  • HVAC Certification
  • 5 years working as a HVAC maintenance mechanic person
  • Working knowledge of R22 refrigeration units and 5H80/5H65 compressor units
  • Working knowledge of condensers and cooling towers
  • Must be able to read and write to complete and log all maintenance request and repairs
  • List ne able to demonstrate a proficiency in simple mechanical tasks
  • Must have or be able to obtain a forklift certification
  • Be capable of lifting up to fifty (50) pounds regularly
  • Must be a person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results

Preferred Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Bilingual – Spanish /English

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.

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.