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Valmont Industries, Inc. Electromechanical Technician III 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.

Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for the Electromechanical Technician III position in the Maintenance department. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will perform highly skilled and technical work involving installation, programming, and maintenance, and repairs, with little or no supervision. Additionally, you will…

  • Performs highly skilled and technical work in areas of installation, maintenance, and repair of electrical, electronic, & mechanical equipment with a wide knowledge and high degree of proficiency.

  • Performs electrical & mechanical troubleshooting and repair on all plant and production equipment

  • Performs new installations of equipment and performs major repairs/replacements.

  • Responsible for installation of distribution equipment including switchgear, I-lines, bus ways, gutters, disconnects, conduits and cables in accordance with UL and National Electrical Code.

  • Able to read & understand hydraulic & pneumatic valves & prints.

  • Service equipment to include: cranes, lathes, drills, presses, press brakes, shears, robots, tube mills, high frequency induction equipment, numerical control lathes and distribution equipment.

  • Performs Preventive Maintenance on equipment.

  • Performs diagnosis, testing, disassembly, inspecting, precise measuring, repair and re-assembly of plant equipment or components such as lathes, hydraulic & mechanical presses, shears, & press brakes, with limited instruction.

  • Designs and installs controllers and control equipment, and if necessary, can change, alter, or modify existing equipment.

  • Analyze PLC programs for machine monitoring and makes adjustments as needed.

  • Performs pneumatic, hydraulic, and mechanical troubleshooting along with electrical electronic troubleshooting.

  • Provides electronic, electrical, & mechanical instruction as needed.

  • Adapts sensors to computer inputs and verify voltage and current sensors.

  • Maintain high frequency induction equipment, CNC and NC equipment, communications networks, and radios/radio controls.

  • Performs service work efficiently and safely with little or no supervision.

  • May be called at irregular hours to assist emergency situations at the plant.

  • Performs general responsibilities such as recording labor and materials, reporting abnormal conditions and safety hazards, operates lifting equipment such as man lifts, cherry picker and mighty lift, in a safe and efficient manner.

  • Reviews engineering production drawings and interprets schematics and communicates to departments.

What it takes

Required Qualifications

  • Must either be a graduate of an acceptable Technical Training School in the area of electromechanical maintenance

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in an electromechanical related position

  • PC literate (PLC software, Windows, etc)

Highly qualified candidates will also possess:

  • 10 years’ experience in an Electromechanical Technician role

  • Must be a person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results

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 email EEOCompliance@Valmont.com.

Valmont Industries is a leading producer and distributor of products for the infrastructure and agriculture markets.

Valmont Industries began in 1946 when our founder, Robert B. Daugherty combined his $5,000 savings and wholehearted belief that business could and should be done better. Since that modest start more than half a century ago, our company has grown to be an international leader in engineered products and services for infrastructure and water-conserving irrigation equipment for agriculture.

From the lighting and traffic structures that guide your way, to communication towers and utility structures that power your home and business, to irrigation equipment that waters the croplands on which your food is grown, Valmont products improve lives worldwide.

Valmont Industries operates in five primary business segments: Engineered Support Structures, Utility Support Structures, Coatings, Energy and Mining, and Irrigation. Valmont (VMI) is publicly traded on the NYSE.

We focus on two global markets: infrastructure and agriculture. Valmont Industries is present in 23 developed and developing countries, offering 27 brands from more than 80 facilities. International sales represent a significant portion of our revenues.

Valmont’s employees are passionate about the products we make. Along with our customers, they are the cornerstone of our success. We pride ourselves on being people of integrity who excel at delivering optimal results. We pursue opportunities for growth by taking our products and processes to new markets, introducing new products to regions where we have a presence, and continually improving our services to ensure that Valmont solutions are second-to-none.

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