Valmont Industries, Inc. Outside Shipper - 3rd shift ($19+/hr) in Valley, Nebraska
28800 Ida St Valley Nebraska 68064-8016
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.
A Brief Summary of This Position
The primary responsibility of the Outside Shipper is to accurately pick, count, and pack parts for shipment to our customers. Outside Shipper 1 is the first step in a progressive line of shipping positions which enables employees to move into higher level positions as they gain experience and acquire additional skills. Responsibilities include operating a variety of material handling and packaging equipment in a safe and efficient manner. The Outside Shipper 1 will also be expected to maintain appropriate housekeeping and safety standards.
Accurately picks, counts, packs and loads parts for shipment
Operates the following equipment in a safe an efficient manner: forklift, overhead cranes, hand and banding tools, and saws
Responds in a positive fashion to the direction of a shift supervisor or lead, participating in departmental/cell team functions
Maintains housekeeping in the area
Observes all safety rules to company standards
Understands and complies with department quality procedures
Reads order pick lists and recognizes major parts by sight (tires, gearbox, pipe, etc.)
Works varying shifts as required for business needs
Required Qualifications of Every Candidate (Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities)
The ability to add, subtract, multiply, divide, read, write, and count
The ability to work with wood and small hand tools such as tape measures, saws and drills
The ability to stand, bend, push, pull, climb, lift and move about the warehouse
The ability to frequently lift up to 50 pounds safely throughout the shift
The ability to use e-mail
The ability to work over ten hours a week in overtime when required for business needs
The ability to operate overhead cranes, forklifts, straddle trucks, shag trucks, or weigh counting scales.
An acceptable work history and attendance record
Satisfactory safety record and must always be aware of others safety as well as their own
Highly Qualified Candidates Will Also Possess These Qualifications
Material handling and inventory experience
Experience with banding equipment
Valmont offers employees and their families a comprehensive Total Well-being benefit package to ensure their individual and family’s overall wellness needs are met.
Medical, dental and vision insurance
Paid time off
Employer paid life insurance
Employer paid short-term and long-term disability
Employee assistance programs
Voluntary programs like tobacco cessation, Type 2 diabetes reversal, mortgage services, home & auto insurance, health coaching and more.
Due to the nature of Valmont’s Global Business and Union contracts, not all benefits are the same.
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.
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.