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Valmont Industries, Inc. Fitter/Welder - 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.

How you will contribute

Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for the Fitter I position in the Global Utility Division . We are looking for a highly driven individual that will lay out and assemble pole sections in preparation for welding. Additionally, you will…

· Lay out, align and assemble fabricated metal products used in electrical poles, substations, and other structures

· Perform repetitive types of assembling operations according to procedures established by others and use hand tools and measuring devices in the performance of work

· Assemble components and determine whether process specifications have been met, prior to erection by workers at the construction site

· Assemble structural units requiring little or no fitting

· Use hand tools and measuring devices in the performance of work

· Work under conditions with accurate performance and completion of work within set time limits

· Assume accountability and responsibility for essential tools and equipment provided along with the maintenance of these tools and equipment

· Participate in department safety, demonstrate excellent safety practices and behaviors which conform to all Valmont safety policies and procedures

What it takes

Required Qualifications

· One year of previous experience fitting structural steel products

· Successful completion of a weld test

· The ability to read and interpret blueprints to properly fit all products

· The ability to work in a timely and expeditious manner to deliver an on-time result without errors

· The ability to perform basic math functions such as adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing

· The ability to recognize and solve practical problems or issues

· The ability to communicate and interact with coworkers in a positive manner

Highly qualified candidates will also possess:

· High school diploma or GED equivalent

· Six months of previous experience welding in a professional environment

· The ability to work in a high volume, fast paced environment

· Must have a high awareness for safety at all times

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

· 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

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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.