Valmont Industries, Inc. Warehouse Supervisor in Kansas City, Missouri
10403 Hickman Mills Dr Kansas City Missouri 64137
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Brief Summary of This Position:
Valmont Substations, LLC., specializing in the delivery of high voltage substations and transmission line equipment nationwide, is seeking a Warehouse Supervisor. This position is responsible for overseeing a variety of warehouse activities including the safe, accurate, and efficient handling of all incoming and outgoing project shipments. The Warehouse Supervisor will typically have 1 or more direct reports.
Oversee warehouse operations to ensure safe and accurate handling of all incoming and outgoing project shipments
Provide effective training, coaching, and ongoing support as needed for direct report(s)
Participate in regular check-ins with direct report(s) to promote engagement and assist in their development
Verify the completion of inspections and other quality control methods to ensure accuracy of shipments
Verify that packing lists are given to the project manager the day the shipment is received in warehouse.
Verify that pictures showing total quantity of connectors unpacked and inspected are on server within one week of shipment receipt in warehouse.
Verify that transportation damage is noted on packing lists / bill of ladings at receipt and before carrier leaves site.
Arrange shipping quotes using locally available freight brokers or Valmont Logistics.
Verify that warehouse is kept organized and clean and shipments are put away on racks for later shipment
Keep tools / work area organized.
Required Qualifications of Every Candidate (Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities):
Ability to effectively communicate and lead by example
Effective listening skills
The ability to read, write and follow non-complex instructions
A strong working knowledge of Microsoft Outlook and computer proficiency to be able to communicate with other departments, enter time and labor functions as well as request time off
Ability to work and lead in a team environment and interact positively with others
Ability to understand, follow, and communicate verbal and/or written instructions
Consistently demonstrate accuracy, organization and strong attention to detail
Strong time management skills and the ability to multitask as needed
Highly Qualified Candidates Will Also Possess These Qualifications:
Bachelor’s OR Associate Degree in a related field is preferred
3+ years previous warehouse experience is preferred
Valmont offers employees and their families a comprehensive Total Well-being benefit package to ensure their individual and family’s overall wellness needs are met.
Medical, dental and vision insurance
Paid time off
Employer paid life insurance
Employer paid short-term and long-term disability
Employee assistance programs
Voluntary programs like tobacco cessation, Type 2 diabetes reversal, mortgage services, home & auto insurance, health coaching and more.
*Due to the nature of Valmont’s Global Business and Union contracts, not all benefits are the same.
Working Environment and Physical Efforts:
This position requires full range of motion, the ability to lift and manuver 50 lbs or more, the ability to stand for long periods of time, ability to squat, pivot, carry, reach and bend much of the time. It will also include occasional outdoor work. There are areas that will require the use of a ladder to access and there will be a large amount of walking within the warehouse to perform duties
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 is here to modernize vital infrastructure and increase agricultural productivity, sustainably and reliably. We galvanize steel to last a century with minimal environmental impact. We modernize irrigation to feed a growing population by utilizing the latest technology. We harden the electrical grid to enable the delivery of reliable power to millions of homes around the world. And we help make communities everywhere safer, cleaner and more connected through our smart infrastructure technology.
Valmont serves two primary markets — agriculture and infrastructure — and seven diverse product lines: Utility, Lighting and Transportation, Telecom, Solar, Coatings, Irrigation and Ag Tech. We manufacture products in 85 facilities spread across six continents, and we do business in 100 different countries.
That’s what Valmont does. We conserve resources and improve life, finding ways to make innovation and technology beneficial in the real world.
- That’s the value we add.