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Valmont Industries, Inc. $22+ p/hr - Fitter Small Pole (Graveyard Shift) in Brenham, Texas

2551 Valmont Dr Brenham Texas 77833-5418

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.

  • Use FCAW/GMAW/SAW process to tack weld various small components to round shafts to make a pole assembly and FCAW/GMAW/SAW process for structural welds. The pole assembly generally consists of a round shaft, base plate, hand hole, arm mounting simplex, tenon-top, and/or other small parts

  • Manually position shaft on stationary turner for assembly, use jib crane for lifting various components, such as base plate and arm mounting simplex, into position for assembly, occasionally push, lift, and pull up to 50 pounds

  • Read and interpret drawings to determine parts needed to assemble the pole.

  • Locate and gather parts needed for assembly from parts staging area

  • Read and interpret drawings to ensure proper location of various small part attachments

  • Use plasma torch to cut steel. Utilizes jigs made at Valmont for cutting holes in shafts for inserting hand hole rims, arm mounting simplex‚Äôs, couplings, and other small parts.

  • Wears protective goggles and hood to protect eyes from ultraviolet rays, welding fumes, welding and cutting debris.

  • Use measuring tape, levels, squares, and angle finders to measure distances and angles. Adds, subtracts, multiplies, and divides feet, inches, fractions, and decimals. Uses table to convert fractions to decimals, and decimals to fractions

  • Work in confined areas at various locations of the pole as necessary to accurately measure and assemble components described above. Moves around and over poles as necessary, to get into proper position to assemble pole

  • Use motorized grinders, motorized buffers, stone grinders, and drills to help assemble product

  • Loads shaft into machine with the use of an overhead crane.

  • When necessary, operates the base-welding machine. Observes the weld head as the weld is deposited. Adjusts amperage and flux flow for a quality weld.

  • Other duties as assigned

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