Leadperson in Long Beach, CA at Valmont Careers

Date Posted: 10/12/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

2226 East Dominguez St Long Beach California 90810-1086

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 Galvanizing Crewleader position in the Global Coatings Division. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will assist in the coordination of equipment use, material, and human resources to gain maximum productivity from either the hot or cold end crews. Additionally, you will…

  • Monitor galvanizing crews to ensure safe working habits and high quality finished products
  • Display a high degree of personal efficiency in achieving employee, department, and company goals
  • Operate the crane in a safe and effective manner in the absence of the crane operator
  • Ensure accurate piece counts, part identification, and labor input
  • Monitor and record the quantity of work completed by crew on inventory control tally sheet
  • Communicate effectively to personnel working under his direction, and to his Supervisor
  • Use Receiving Reports and Makeup Logs as needed to record production status
  • Ensure Crane, Forklift, Rack, Crane inspections are being completed and documented as required
  • Ensure proper hanging equipment is being used to track material (i.e. chains or wires)
  • Perform Gemba walks, Kaizon, Standard Work, Safety & Lean Audits

What it takes

Required Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • One year of previous experience in a galvanizing environment
  • The ability to perform basic math functions such as adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing
  • Must have a high awareness for safety at all times
  • The ability to work in a high volume, fast paced environment
  • 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
  • Must be proficient in all areas listed for Rack Person duties

Highly qualified candidates will also possess:

  • One year of previous experience in a manufacturing or fabrication environment
  • One year of previous experience with overhead crane operations
  • One year of previous experience operating a forklift
  • One year of previous experience in a supervisory or management position
  • The ability to recognize and solve practical problems or issues
  • The ability to recognize hazardous substances and to know basic employee responsibilities for chemical safety

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.