Senior Shipping Receiving Clerk in Steele, AL at Valmont Careers

Date Posted: 4/30/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

475 Dietrich Road Steele Alabama 35987-2613

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 Senior Shipping/Receiving Clerk position in the Global Coatings Division at our Steele, Alabama location. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will handle in and out bound loads including paperwork and inspection to ensure a high quality finished product and highly satisfied customer. Additionally, you will…

  • Schedule material in for plant processing
  • Be the liaison between Valmont – Jasper, TN and site
  • Process in and out bound loads
  • Receive drivers and customer paperwork
  • Visually inspect inbound and outbound loads for damage and load count
  • Document with photographs
  • Enter paperwork into Visual Shop
  • Create and print sales orders and move tags
  • Identify materials by flagging with move tags
  • Direct sales orders to appropriate departments
  • Print shippers for outbound loads
  • Assist in directing customer calls 

What it takes

Required Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Minimum of one year of proven leadership experience
  • 6 months experience using Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word, and Powerpoint
  • The ability to work inside and outside in a variety of weather conditions
  • The ability to multi task
  • The ability to pay attention to detail
  • The ability to read and follow written and verbal instructions
  • The ability to operate a digital camera
  • Basic computer skills
  • The ability to communicate and interact with coworkers in a positive manner
  • Must have a high awareness for safety at all times Wear required personal protective equipment and follow facility safety regulations
  • The ability to maintain a safe and productive working environment

Highly qualified candidates will also possess:

  • Minimum two years of proven leadership experience
  • Minimum 6 months experience in a Shipping and Receiving or Distribution position
  • 6 months experience using Visual Shop
  • The ability to accurately read a tape measure
  • Experience in completing inspections
  • The ability to offer solutions to improve situations
  • The ability to self-supervise
  • Experience in forklift and overhead crane operations
  • The ability to Maintain a safe and productive working environment
  •  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



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