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Valmont Industries, Inc. Saw Coordinator I - 3rd Shift ($16+/hr) 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.

A Brief Summary of This Position:

The Saw Operator works under the direction of the Production Supervisor or Lead Person and is responsible for operating the horizontal saw in order to cut pipe to prescribe lengths and correct angles. The incumbent also moves product throughout the department to various stations at Valmont Industries, TX.

Essential Functions:

  • Reads blueprints and understands geometric angles to cut pipe according to information on production drawings.

  • Uses common shop mathematics to manufacture product per shop drawings and specifications required.

  • Operates horizontal saw to cut to prescribe length and to the correct angle. Loads product that has been cut onto racks to proceed to next operation.

  • Operates forklift to move product to next operation. Also uses forklift to empty scrap hopper. Uses banding equipment to secure product for transporting.

  • Uses various measuring equipment such as and not limited to, tape measure, weld bead gauges, angle finder, and protractor.

  • Lifts repeatedly equipment, material, and parts weighing up to but not to exceed 50 pounds. Cleans work area daily to assure that work area is free from any dunnage, scrap, steel, slag or debris.

  • Eye and hand coordination necessary to produce quality product, and prevent injury. Uses proper safety procedures and equipment at all times, to protect one’s self and fellow workers.

  • Possesses adequate dexterity and stamina to sustain expected out-put.

  • Understand labor reporting system and uses same to record work completed

  • Maintain appropriate professional competencies, certifications, licenses, etc., necessary to perform job.

  • Make management aware of any training needs you have. Consult your management immediately if you are being asked to perform work for which you are not trained and/or are not comfortable doing because of potential safety or risk implications.

Required Qualifications of Every Candidate (Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities):

  • Must be able to read and write English

  • Must have knowledge of basic shop mathematics, addition, subtraction, fractions, multiplication and decimals.

  • Work in a team environment.

Highly Qualified Candidates Will Also Possess These Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • 1 years previous experience in a manufacturing or fabrication environment

  • 1 years previous experience operating hand and/or power tools

  • The ability to accurately and honestly check one’s own work for quality assurance

  • 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.

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Valmont Industries, Inc. is a leading producer and distributor of products and services for the infrastructure and agricultural markets.

Valmont began in 1946 when founder, Robert B. Daugherty, combined his $5,000 savings with a wholehearted belief that business could and should be done better. From those modest beginnings, the company grew into a global leader of engineered products and services for infrastructure, and water-conserving irrigation equipment and solutions for agriculture.

From lighting and traffic structures to guide the way, to communication towers that keep people connected, to utility structures that power homes and businesses, to irrigation equipment and technology that helps grow the world’s food, we are committed to Conserving Resources. Improving Life ® .

Four primary business segments comprise Valmont: Engineered Support Structures; Coatings; Irrigation and Utility Support Structures. We manufacture products in over 80 different facilities spread across 6 continents and do business in over 22 different countries. Valmont is publicly traded on the NYSE under the symbol (VMI).

We are passionate about our products. We pride ourselves on being people of integrity who excel at delivering results. We pursue opportunities for growth by taking products and processes to new markets, developing new products for existing markets, and continually improving across the company to ensure that Valmont solutions are always the global industry leader.