Valmont Industries, Inc. Truck Driver in Lindon, Utah
1085 West 400 North Lindon Utah 84042-1102
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.
It's important to us that all of our employees have access to professional development and opportunities. It's how we learn and stay innovative over the course of time.
One way to grow your career is through internal advancement and promotion. We like to keep our hard-working team together, so when positions come open, we tend to hire from the inside. It's just one way we recognize and reward initiative and dedication.
How you will contribute
Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for the Truck Driver position in the Shipping and Receiving department in the Global Coatings Division. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will operate a Valmont tractor-trailer to pick-up and/or deliver Valmont products safely and efficiently. Pay range is $18.00 to $22.00 depending on experience, local delivery, home every night. Additionally, you will…
Inspect truck and trailers for defects before and after loads and report any defects
Operate a forklift to load and unload trucks as well as to stage and organize materials in the yard
Maintain maintenance logs on forklifts making certain it is in good operating condition at all times
Operate equipment and vehicles safely, protecting self and others from accident and injury
Maintain all necessary Department of Transportation (DOT) papers for record keeping requirements
Report and maintain an accurate driver’s log for DOT requirements What it takes Required Qualifications
Must have a valid Class A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)
Two years of previous experience driving a commercial truck in a professional environment, with at least 1 year flatbed experience
The ability to work in a high volume, fast paced environment
The ability to read and follow written and verbal instructions
Must have a high awareness for safety at all times
The ability to lift up to 50 pounds and work in extreme weather conditions
Must be a person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results Highly qualified candidates will also possess:
One year of previous experience operating a forklift
One year of previous experience in a manufacturing or fabrication environment
The ability to pay attention to detail and follow work instructions
The ability to communicate and interact with coworkers in a positive manner All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status 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, please reach out to your Human Resources Department or email EEOCompliance@Valmont.com. BY SUBMITTING YOUR APPLICATION YOU ARE INDICATING YOUR AGREEMENT WITH THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS BELOW Drug-Free Workplace Policy 1. Valmont will not consider individuals for employment who use unauthorized or illegal drugs. It is Valmont's intent to maintain a drug/alcohol free workplace for all employees. As a condition of employment, you will be required to pass a post‐offer, pre‐placement physical assessment which includes drug/alcohol test.2. Valmont shall maintain the right to require, as a condition of continued employment, drug/alcohol screening of all employees for conditions which may affect the health, safety and well‐being of Valmont employees. Valmont's current screening requirements include post‐incident screening, reasonable suspicion screening and random screening.3. Failure to comply may constitute grounds for immediate termination or rejection from consideration for employment.4. Valmont reserves the right to modify this policy.I have read and understand the above information and certify with my electronic submission below, that I do not use unauthorized or illegal drugs.I also certify that all information given by me within this application is true and correct to the best of my knowledge and that Valmont has my permission to consult with any references given, and to review records pertaining to security clearance, bonding and convictions and to secure additional information about me, if job related. I hereby release from liability the employer and its representatives from seeking such information and all persons, corporations and organizations for furnishing such information. I understand that falsification of information or misinformation may result in my being disqualified for employment consideration and/or in my discharge at any time it becomes known.Furthermore, I understand that just as I am free to resign at any time, the employer reserves the right to terminate my employment at any time, with or without cause and without prior notice.
I further understand that I may be required to successfully complete a post‐offer, pre‐placement physical assessment; and that I may be required to sign confidential information, patent, and copyright disclosure, and an employee agreement prior to employment.
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, call (402) 963-1115 or email EEOCompliance@Valmont.com.
Valmont Industries is a leading producer and distributor of products for the infrastructure and agriculture markets.
Valmont Industries began in 1946 when our founder, Robert B. Daugherty combined his $5,000 savings and wholehearted belief that business could and should be done better. Since that modest start more than half a century ago, our company has grown to be an international leader in engineered products and services for infrastructure and water-conserving irrigation equipment for agriculture.
From the lighting and traffic structures that guide your way, to communication towers and utility structures that power your home and business, to irrigation equipment that waters the croplands on which your food is grown, Valmont products improve lives worldwide.
Valmont Industries operates in five primary business segments: Engineered Support Structures, Utility Support Structures, Coatings, Energy and Mining, and Irrigation. Valmont (VMI) is publicly traded on the NYSE.
We focus on two global markets: infrastructure and agriculture. Valmont Industries is present in 23 developed and developing countries, offering 27 brands from more than 80 facilities. International sales represent a significant portion of our revenues.
Valmont’s employees are passionate about the products we make. Along with our customers, they are the cornerstone of our success. We pride ourselves on being people of integrity who excel at delivering optimal results. We pursue opportunities for growth by taking our products and processes to new markets, introducing new products to regions where we have a presence, and continually improving our services to ensure that Valmont solutions are second-to-none.