Valmont Industries, Inc. Shipping/Packer A- Day Shift 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
This incumbent will be a team member within the Valley Structures Shipping department and will be responsible for gathering and packing small parts for customer shipments. The incumbent in this position must be highly motivated and self-driven to complete individual orders throughout the shift while maintaining a safe and productive working environment. This incumbent is also responsible for ensuring that the customer receives quality products by watching the finish or coating while the product is being packed. The Packer A will also be responsible for operating a forklift.
Closely inspect products for finishing or coating defects while packaging to ensure Valmont Customer received quality products
Gather and professionally pack small parts for Valmont Customers orders per shipping documents provided
Maintain and operate packing and shipping equipment in safe and secure manner
Understands and complies with department quality procedures
Reads order pick lists and recognizes major parts by sight
Maintains housekeeping in the area
Responds in a positive fashion to the direction of a shift supervisor or lead, participating in departmental/team functions
Wear required personal protective equipment and follow facility and OSHA safety regulations at all times
Maintain a safe and productive working environment
Required Qualifications of Every Candidate (Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities)
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, divide, read, write, and count
Ability to work with wood and small hand tools such as tape measures, saws and drills
Ability to stand, bend, push, pull, climb, lift and move about the warehouse
Ability to frequently lift up to 50 pounds safely throughout the shift
Ability to work over ten hours a week in overtime when required for business needs
Ability to operate a forklift
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Work, Excel, Outlook)
Ability to accurately take measurements using close tolerance measuring instruments
Highly Qualified Candidates Will Also Possess These Qualifications
One year of previous experience working in a warehouse and/or manufacturing environment
One year of forklift experience
Ability to identify below standard products and communicate with management
Communicate and interact positively with various levels of team members
Attention to detail and follow work instructions
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.