Welder in Plymouth, IN at Valmont Careers

Date Posted: 10/11/2018

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.

Why Valmont

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

  • Fuse or weld metal structural components together by means GMAW arc welding in the fabrication of communication towers, components and overhead sign structures
  • Perform welding operations requiring a limited amount of planning of work from blueprints or other written specifications and determine operation sequence
  • Utilize all safety devices and wear all mandatory personal protective safety equipment
  • Adjust welding equipment to its prescribed settings
  • Maintain and operate production tooling and fixtures as well as all welding equipment in a safe and secure manner
  • Read and complete labor reporting system, standard shop forms and blueprints

What it takes

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Must have an acceptable attendance and prior employment record
  • 1 year of previous, hands-on MIG welding experience in a production environment
  • Multi-pass, stack welding experience
  • Ability to operate overhead cranes, prior experience preferred
  • Minimum 1 year experience working in a fast paced manufacturing environment
  • Ability to read weld symbols and understand blueprints
  • Must be able to use and accurately read a tape measure
  • Able to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Communicate and interact with coworkers in a positive manner
  • Must be a person of passion and integrity with the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results

Highly qualified candidates will also possess:

  • American Welding Society (AWS) welding certification from a recognized school

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.