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Valmont Industries, Inc. Saw Operator - (11:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m.) in Valley, Nebraska

28800 Ida St Valley Nebraska 68064-8016

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.

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.

How you will contribute

Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for the Saw Operator position in the Small Pole Department. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will operate a saw to cut shafts to the specified lengths and angles per blueprints, to meet customer requests. Additionally, you will…

  • Use various measuring equipment such as tape measures, micrometers and protractors

  • Component installation is required on shafts which returns welding and plasma cutting

  • Read blueprints and understand geometric angles to operate saw, cutting material according to information on production drawings

  • Use common shop mathematics to set up machinery and to manufacture product per shop drawings and specifications

  • Utilize IFS to transfer and issue material as dictated by production orders

  • Maintain a productive working environment to manufacture high quality Valmont products in safe and efficient manner

  • Safely operate a forklift

What it takes

Required Qualifications

  • One month of previous experience operating a band saw or equivalent piece of equipment

  • Ability to pass an AWS welder operator qualification test for GMAW process

  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and production drawings

  • Mathematical skills – addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.

  • Skill in keeping accurate records, accurate inventory, inspecting finished product for quality, and a strong attention to detail

  • Ability to read a standard tape measure, OD tape measure, micrometer, protractor, inclemeter and square to ensure proper tube length, gauge, diameter, orientation & degree of angle

  • Ability to operate a grinder, swedger, punch and stamping unit to process material

  • Ability to attain a Valmont forklift operator’s certification

  • Ability to read and follow written and verbal instructions

  • Ability to communicate and interact with coworkers in a positive manner

  • Ability to work independently with little supervision and meet production deadlines

Highly qualified candidates will also possess:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent

  • One year of previous experience in a manufacturing or fabrication environment

  • Ability to identify and communicate maintenance or product problems to departmental leadership

  • Previous experience using IFS or a comparable ERP/MRP system

  • Passion, integrity and 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.

If you have a disability and require any assistance in filling out the application for employment email EEOCompliance@Valmont.com.

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.

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