Maintenance General Labor Lvl 2- 3rd shift in Mendota Heights, MN at Valmont Careers

Date Posted: 4/11/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

2411 Pilot Knob Road Mendota Heights Minnesota 55120-1119

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.

Job Title:  Maintenance General Labor Level 2 – 3rd shift


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 a Maintenance General Laborer to assist in various maintenance duties. Additionally, you will…

  • Responsible for cleaning out water curtain paint booths with a shovel, moving drums of paint sludge
  • Emptying trash and cardboard, changing air filters and other general labor duties.
  • You will be helping disassemble water pumps, motors and other shop equipment that may fail or need preventative maintenance.
  • Using power and hand tools (cordless drills, air ratchets).
  • Able to follow safety training and instructions, set up equipment, use and clean up equipment relevant to their task.
  • Able to follow work direction, have good dexterity, and work well with little supervision.
  • Have good mechanical aptitude; know what a 7/16”open head wrench is for example.
  • Must wear boots at all times and other PPE when necessary.
  • You will be trained to operate a fork and scissors lift.
  • Able to stand and move 90% of the time, kneel and bend 25% of the time.
  • Ability to work in adverse conditions: wet, hot, dusty, dirty and cold.
  • Ability to MIG weld would be a plus.
  • Work with a safety oriented attitude, insure a safe work environment
  • Knowledge of proper safety in regards to hazardous waste handling containers. Waste minimization.
  • Emergency Response and Contingency and Hazardous Communication / Right to Know
  • Lean initiative and Core Competencies.

    What it takes

    Required Qualifications

  • High school graduate or equivalent. Able to read and write English. Have good math skills, fractions, feet, gallon, etc.
  • Be capable of lifting up to fifty pounds
  • Show interest for improvement and advancement
  • Good organizational and communication skills, as well as ability to get along with others.
  • The ability to work with diverse groups of people.
  • This position is considered a safety sensitive position and as such is subject to the provisions of Valmont’s Random Drug Screening policy
  • Must be a person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results

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 EEOCompliance@Valmont.com.

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