Valmont Industries, Inc. Maintenance Tech 1st shift $16.00+ in Mendota Heights, Minnesota
2411 Pilot Knob Road Mendota Heights Minnesota 55120-1119
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.
Valmont /ACT is seeking a hard working maintenance technician to join our team. As a maintenance Tech you will be using hand and power tools to perform repairs and upgrades to equipment, as well as planning and scheduling new projects around the facility. You would be speaking to vendors and ordering componets, trouble shooting and repair of shop equipment that may fail or need preventative maintenance. Cleaning and rebuilding painting equipment, working on oven burners and controls and assembling new equipment. Know how to weld would be a plus. Follows all safety rules and practices. We are willing to train the right motivated candidate. Valmont/ACT is a 100,000 square foot facility with liquid and powder painting processes.
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.
Physical requirement: stand and move 90%, kneel and bend 25%, lift and carry -50lb.
Fluent in English language both written and spoken. Able to use a computer and excel. Have a good mechanical aptitude. Able to follow and retain work directions. Able to work alone or with others without issue. Able to work in adverse conditions: wet, hot, dusty, dirty, cold. Must wear steel toe boots at all times and other PPE when necessary. Able to pass a background and drug test.
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.