Shipping & Receiving in Plymouth, IN at Valmont Careers

Date Posted: 1/30/2018

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.

Shipping & Receiving

Why Valmont

A career with Valmont is a career with a future! Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for a Shipping/Receiving position at the Plymouth, IN Facility. In this role, you will…

  • Read blueprints accurately to identify material and components
  • Operate a 15,000 pound forklift to move material up to 40 foot in length
  • Unload material from trucks to stage in outside yard and/or inside shop
  • Load raw material onto trucks
  • Stack, sort and stock parts
  • Rotate stock and/or replenish overflow
  • Maintain material traceability both inside the shop and outside in the yard
  • Verify counts, measurements and material information for accuracy
  • Identify and label material with correct information and place into inventory  
  • Transport parts material to correct location
  • Enter data into computer software, as needed
  • Operate small hand tools such as calipers, tape measure, saws, drills, riveters and nail guns
  • Assist with cycle counts, as needed
  • Seek opportunities for improvements within the Shipping/Receiving department
  • Perform general housekeeping in outside yard and/or inside shop

What it takes

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Must have an acceptable attendance and prior employment record
  • Ability to operate overhead cranes, prior experience preferred
  • Minimum 1 year experience working in a fast paced manufacturing environment
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints
  • Must be able to read digital and/or dial calipers
  • Must be able to use and read a 50 foot tape measure to within 1/32”
  • Data entry computer skills and knowledge
  • Prior experience working with small hand tools such as saws, drills, riveters and nail guns
  • Must be a person of passion and integrity with the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results

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.

If you have a disability and require any assistance in filling out the application for employment, call (402) 963-1115 or email