Machine Operator in Plymouth, IN at Valmont Careers

Date Posted: 10/23/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

1545 Pidco Drive Plymouth Indiana 46563-1354

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.

Machine Operator – Burn Table - day shift  (5:30am – 3:30pm)

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, manufacturing and coat.  Our products and services make a difference.  Join us, and BUILD YOUR WORLD!

How you will contribute

A career with Valmont is a career with a future! Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for the day shift, Burn Table Machine Operator position at the Plymouth, Indiana facility. In this role, you will…

  • Process material in accordance with shop drawings through the use of designated machines
  • Operate automatic burn table machine with plasma & oxy fuel
  • Load burn table machine programs, as needed, specific to product orders
  • Troubleshoot causes of operating errors and determine possible resolutions
  • Maintain material traceability
  • Seek opportunities for improvements within the manufacturing department
  • Perform tasks according to production needs to minimize downtime
  • Determine machine maintenance needs and perform light maintenance, as needed
  • Manage your time to efficiently produce quality products within designated work hours
  • Communicate information and provide feedback, in person, with co-workers, Shift Lead, Shift Supervisor &/or Production Manager
  • Perform general housekeeping

What it takes

Required Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Must have an acceptable attendance and prior employment record
  • Minimum 1 year experience working in a fast paced manufacturing environment
  • Strong hands-on working knowledge operating burn table/plasma cutter/oxy fuel machine
  • Ability to read and understand blue prints/shop drawings
  • Must be able to read a tape measure to within 1/32”
  • Ability to physically lift, push or pull a maximum of 50 pounds
  • Demonstrated strengths in interpersonal skills, including the ability to adapt and professionally communicate with a variety of people.
  • Must be a person of passion and integrity with the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results

Highly qualified candidates will also possess:

  • Industrial trade school training in industrial machining
  • 6 months of previous qualified welding experience in a professional, manufacturing environment
  • 6 months of previous CNC machining experience in a professional, manufacturing environment

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, 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.  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.