Valmont Industries, Inc. Assembler - Reinforcement Station in Fort Meade, Florida
1381 Hwy 17 North Fort Meade Florida 33841
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 Assembler has the ability to learn and use tools and equipment in the manufacture of concrete poles, including fabrication and assembly of the product. Must be capable of following verbal instructions and maintain a positive and professional attitude in a fast paced work environment. Must be able to stand for long periods of time and conform to all Valmont Safety standards. May be asked to assist other crews when needed.
Cooperation with the operator of the dimension saw for the pre-stressing steel and the fixer for the transverse reinforcement
Cooperation with operators of the molds lubrication, group reinforcement tension stand and the cranes
Production and control of the correct implementation of the reinforced basket
Constant control of the correctness of fixing the pre-stressing steel cars on the spire
Cooperation with the crane operator level 0 when transferring the reinforced basket to the group reinforcement tension stand
Reporting noticed defects and faults to the manager
Preparation of steel for the reinforcement production area and preparation of anchor clamps
Preparation of top and bottom tension plates and tension screws
Transfer of prepared reinforced baskets to the group reinforcement tension stand dependent on an empty group reinforcement tension stand and readiness of the crane operator level 0
Compliance with the general OHS and fire safety instructions and workplace instructions
Follow the instructions of superiors and management
Maintaining order in your workplace
Basic knowledge of the FPC system
Other Important Details about the Role:
This position reports to the Plant Supervisor and has no direct reports or indirect reports
Must have a high awareness for the safety of other employees and machines used in the production area
Ability to understand and follow both written and verbal instructions
Participate in LEAN and 5S projects, as well as keep immediate production area clean
The ability to communicate and interact with coworkers in a professional manner
The ability to pay attention to detail and follow work instructions
The ability to work overtime as needed
The ability to work in extreme temperatures with exposure to chemicals and irritating particulates
The ability to recognize and solve practical problems
Required Qualifications of Every Candidate (Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities):
Knowledge of the manufacturing process of spun cast concrete poles
Ability to visually assess of the final products
Basic knowledge of the computer
Current medical examination
Highly Qualified Candidates Will Also Posses These Preferred Qualifications
Authority to operate the crane and the forklift
Experience with or knowledgeable of pole production process
Work Environment and Physical Efforts:
This position requires the use of force to remove the tip tension place (active) from the top of the pole (weight about 44 lbs) by pulling the tension place over protruding wires
Work on the production floor, mainly standing and walking position.
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, 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.