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Valmont Industries, Inc. Material Handler (Day Shift) in McCook, Nebraska

75 South Hwy 83 McCook Nebraska 69001-8569

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.

Drives gasoline or liquefied gas powered industrial truck equipped with lifting devices such as forklift, boom, scoop, lift beam and swivel hook, fork grapple, clamps, elevating platform, or trailer hitch, to push, pull, stack, tier, or move products, equipment and material. Loads, unloads, and moves materials within or near plant, yard, or work site.

Basic Qualifications (Required):

  • One to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • The ability to work over ten hours a week in overtime when required for business needs

  • A working knowledge of using e-mail

  • One month of related work experience or training

  • The ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide units of measure including whole numbers, common fractions and decimals

  • The ability to compute rates, ratio and percentages

  • The ability to draw and interpret non-complex bar graphs

  • The ability to read and comprehend simple instructions and short correspondence such as e-mails and memos

  • The ability to write simple correspondence

  • The ability to be forklift certified by Valmont within 30 days of start date

Additional Qualifications (Required):

  • The ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed, but uninvolved written or oral instructions

  • The ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations

  • The ability to independently service the production workers in a fashion that expedites the workflow thus determining which area to service first when multiple areas are simultaneously in need of having material/tooling moved

  • The ability to recognize errors in shipping and part order papers and bring them to the attention of the appropriate supervisor

  • The ability to effectively present information to small groups of customers and other employees

  • Passion and integrity with the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results

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.