Outside Shipper (Days) in Valley, NE at Valmont Careers

Date Posted: 5/21/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

28800 Ida St Valley Nebraska 68064-8016

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 Shipper A position. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will prepare company products for shipment. Additionally, you will…

  • Ensure the customer receives quality products by watching the finish or coating while the product is loaded
  • Work with a team to ensure the correct products are packed and shipped
  • Maintain and operate packing and shipping equipment in a safe and secure manner
  • Wear required personal protective equipment and follow facility safety regulations
  • Maintain a safe and productive working environment

What it takes

Required Qualifications

  • The ability to work with wood and small hand tools such as tape measures, saws, drills, riveters, and nail guns
  • The ability to stand 90% and bend 40% of the shift, as well as work outside during all seasons if the year
  • The ability to operate overhead cranes and/or forklifts
  • The most common frequent lifting is 20 lbs.
  • The ability to add, subtract, multiply, divide, read, write, and count
  • The ability to read and work with prints, drawings and work documents
  • The ability to accurately take measurements using close tolerance measuring instruments
  • The ability to work over ten hours a week in overtime when required for business needs

Highly qualified candidates will also possess:

  • One year of previous experience in large material shipping or construction work environment
  • One year of previous experience working in a manufacturing environment
  • The ability to identify below standard products and rectify the production issue
  • The ability to use a micrometer (Tubing Division)
  • The ability to communicate and interact with coworkers in a positive manner
  • The ability to operate a shag truck
  • The ability to pay attention to detail and follow work instructions
  • Must have a high awareness for safety at all times
  • Must be a person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results

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.