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Valmont Industries, Inc. Maintenance Helper - 2nd Shift in Salina, Kansas

1100 North Ohio St Salina Kansas 67401-2403

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.

Job Description

How you will contribute

Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for the Maintenance Helper position in the Coatings Division. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will assist the Maintenance Department. Additionally, you will…

  • Repairs and maintains machinery and mechanical equipment within the establishment such as hoists motors, pumps, belts, fans, air conditioners, conveyors, etc.

  • Working knowledge of power tools and hand tools

  • Disassembles machines, repairs and replaces broken parts

  • Assist with repairs and maintenance of all equipment and buildings

  • Adjust necessary equipment to ensure efficient and safe operation

  • Maintain a clean and hazard free work environment to ensure department safety

  • With guidance, interprets blueprints, works from sketches or verbal instructions

  • Performs minor repairs on all types of forklifts and keeps in operating condition

  • Contributes to the design and fabrication of production fixtures and racks

  • Be an active participant in department safety; exhibit excellent safety practices and behaviors and follows the intended purposes of Valmont safety policies and procedures

What it takes

Required Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Minimum one year experience general maintenance

  • Learn to read Blue prints , schematics, set up instructions, and general mathematics applications

  • The ability to work in various temperature conditions

  • The ability to lift up to 50lbs on occasion with some repetitive lifting

  • Must be able to work safely at elevated heights

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

Highly qualified candidates will also possess:

  • Electrical and plumbing experience

  • Welding experience

  • The ability to read blue prints, schematics

  • Minimum of two years’ experience as a Maintenance helper or equivalent

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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.

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