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Maintenance 2nd Class in Claremore, OK at Valmont Careers

Date Posted: 1/9/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

25055 Alliance Dr Claremore Oklahoma 74017-4372

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 Maintenance 2nd Class position in the Global Coatings Division. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will assist in the daily functions of the Maintenance Department. Additionally, you will…

  • Repairs and maintains machinery and mechanical equipment such as hoist motors, pumps, belts, fans, air conditioners, conveyors, etc.
  • Examines mechanical equipment to diagnose trouble.
  • Disassembles machines and repairs and replaces broken parts.
  • Uses all types of power tools and hand tools
  • Repairs woodwork, minor electrical problems, plumbing and buildings.
  • Adjustment of functional parts of mechanical devices as necessary
  • Keeps work area clean; observes all safety procedures
  • Interprets blueprints, works from sketches or verbal instructions
  • Maintains all types of forklifts and keeps in operating condition
  • Contributes to the design and fabrication of production fixtures and racks
  • Carries out preventative maintenance program for all production equipment, mechanical devices, building and land, including maintaining maintenance records and preventive maintenance checklists.

What it takes

Required Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Minimum five (5) years of previous experience in a general maintenance that has provided training in electrical, mechanical, hydraulic and plumbing skills.
  • The ability to read blueprints, wiring diagrams, welding layouts, schematics, and complex electro mechanical assembly and/or erection directions.
  • 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

Highly qualified candidates will also possess:

  • Five years of previous experience in a manufacturing or fabrication environment
  • Five years of previous experience with overhead crane operations
  • Five years of previous experience operating a forklift
  • 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

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.  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