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Valmont Industries, Inc. Machine Operator (Cross Arms)2nd Shift (4:00pm-2:00am) in Newberry, South Carolina

19845 US Hwy 76 Newberry South Carolina 29108

Why Valmont

We’re Here to Move the World Forward.

Valmont impacts millions of people around the world every day, yet they might not realize the many ways. Our technology is helping feed the growing population, supplying the world with more reliable energy and access to renewables, enhancing connectivity in remote and urban locations to create a sustainable future and so much more. Simply put, Valmont is advancing agricultural productivity and reimagining vital infrastructure to make life better.

Join a Fortune 1000 company that respects hard work, honors diversity and invests in our employees as we focus on creating the world of tomorrow, today. We are the modern workforce . Are you ready to move the world forward? Apply now.

Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for an Machine Operator position in the Cross Arms department. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will fabricate utility products through final assembly production for customer shipping. Additionally, you will…

  • General assembly labor using standard drill presses, punch presses, cutoff saws and boxing equipment.

  • Set up template for drill and saw fixtures

  • Properly assemble, produce and package products by following all specifications and procedures as outlined in the company product specification manual

  • Report daily tasks performed on the production sheet. Record scrap and “cut-downs”.

  • Report all inventory problems

  • Inspect quality of units produced

  • Follow prescribed or standard safety regulations

  • Maintain work areas and equipment in a clean and order condition

What it takes

Required Qualifications

  • Ability to operate a variety of hand tools, to include routers, drills, saws and sanders.

  • Ability to read and follow written and oral directions

  • Ability to use basis math skills

  • Ability to work without direct supervision

  • Ability to become forklift certified

  • Ability to use and read tape measures, gauges, hand and portable power tools

  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time, use hand and arms to reach, push, pull stoop, kneel and lift up to lbs. without assistance.

  • Must be able to lift at least 50 lbs.

Highly qualified candidates will also possess:

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Ability to effectively troubleshoot processes and take corrective actions

  • Ability to utilize proper decision making techniques

  • Must be a person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results


Valmont offers employees and their families a comprehensive Total Wellbeing benefit package to ensure their individual and family’s overall wellness needs are met. Some offerings are dependent upon the role, work schedule, or location and can include the following:

  • Healthcare (medical, prescription drugs, dental and vision)

  • 401k retirement plan with company match

  • Paid time off

  • Employer paid life insurance

  • Employer paid short-term and long-term disability including maternity leave

  • Work Life Support

  • Tuition Reimbursement up to $5,250 per year

  • Voluntary programs like tobacco cessation, Type 2 diabetes reversal, one-on-one health coaching, mortgage services and more

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 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.