Valmont Industries, Inc. Maintenance Tech 1st shift 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, call (402) 963-1115 or 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 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.