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Valmont Industries, Inc. Brake Press Operator - Night Shift in Jasper, Tennessee

1950 Industrial Blvd Jasper Tennessee 37347-0438

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.

BASIC FUNCTION:

The incumbent will operate a brake to bend trapezoids into pole shafts. This person will align and measure materials prior to bending with the press brake.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Bends pole trapezoids and or parts by using the magnetic crane to move the material and Brake press to complete the projects.

  • Responsible for entering the necessary data into the Press Brake computer.

  • Responsible to complete required reports and record the appropriate date with accuracy.

  • A thorough knowledge of Press Brake procedures & practices are essential to ensure the quality of the product. This will include the ability to calculate formulas using basic math, standard U.S. and Metric Measurements.

  • Works under conditions with accurate performance and completion of work within set time limits.

  • Accountable and responsible for essential tools and equipment provided along w/ the maintenance of these tools and equipment.

  • Actively participate in department safety, demonstrate excellent safety practices and behaviors which conform to all Valmont safety policies and procedures.

SKILLS /QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Graduate or equivalent.

  • At least 2 years experience in a heavy manufacturing environment is desired or graduation from an accredited trade school.

  • Able to program and re-set the Press Brake, trouble shoot operating malfunctions, and be well versed in operator’s maintenance of the equipment.

  • Able to read and decipher blue prints and flat sheets without assistance and use them to properly lay out and bend required product.

  • Knowledge of quality requirements and standards.

  • Ability to prioritize work in order to complete deadlines. Must also be able to work through problem with the minimum amount of assistance from the leadperson or the supervisor.

  • Ability to work timely and expeditiously to deliver an on-time result without errors.

  • At the end of 90 Calendar days the candidate must be able to maintain an acceptable level of production, quality and attendance as determined by Management.

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.

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