23 days old

General Labor - Shipping

Valmont Industries, Inc.
Steele, AL 35987
  • Job Code
    09994011040
475 Dietrich Road Steele Alabama 35987-2613

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.

Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for the General Labor position in our Shipping/Receiving Department in the Global Coatings Division at our Steele, Alabama galvanizing site. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will assist in the building of loads on second shift. Additionally, you will...

  • Lift, clean, and repair dunnage as needed
  • Identify materials or products for loading
  • Build loads using large forklifts and/or crane
  • Load items such as poles on flatbed trucks
  • Operate equipment and machinery in a safe, secure, and productive manner
  • Complete required paperwork
  • Make recommendations to resolve any damage or defects found in products
  • Wear required personal protective equipment and follow facility safety regulations
  • Maintain a safe and productive working environment

What it takes

Required Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Minimum one year of previous experience operating large forklifts and overhead cranes
  • Minimum one year of previous experience in a Shipping/Receiving environment
  • The ability to work outside in a variety of weather conditions
  • The ability to pay attention to detail and follow work instructions
  • The ability to calculate simple mathematics and accurately read a tape measure
  • The ability to lift 50 lbs, stoop, push, pull, and stand for various periods of time
  • The ability to communicate and interact with coworkers in a positive manner
  • The ability to work in a team environment with a diverse group of people
  • Must have a high awareness for safety at all times
  • Must be a person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results

Highly qualified candidates will also possess:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • 3 or more years of previous experience operating large forklifts and overhead cranes
  • 3 or more years of previous experience in a Shipping/Receiving environment
  • Basic computer skills
  • The ability to recognize and solve practical problems or issues
  • The ability to establish priorities and reorder priorities when necessary
  • The ability to inspect, spot, and report damage to maintain a quality product
  • The ability to pay attention to detail and follow work instructions
  • Excellent communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills

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.





Posted: 2020-10-05 Expires: 2020-11-03
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