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Galvanizing Systems Operator - 3rd Shift

Company: Valmont Industries, Inc.
Location: Valley
Posted on: March 20, 2023

Job Description:

28800 Ida St Valley Nebraska Why Valmont We-- re Here to Move the World Forward. Valmont impacts millions of people around the world every day, yet they might not realize the many ways. Our technology is helping feed the growing population, supplying the world with more reliable energy and access to renewables, enhancing connectivity in remote and urban locations to create a sustainable future and so much more. Simply put, Valmont is advancing agricultural productivity and reimagining vital infrastructure to make life better. Join a Fortune 1000 company that respects hard work, honors diversity and invests in our employees as we focus on creating the world of tomorrow, today . We are the modern workforce . Are you ready to move the world forward? Apply now. Starting at $22/hr PLUS $2/hr shift differential SummaryThis is an individual contributor position responsible for monitoring galvanizing equipment and fluids to ensure safe and proper galvanizing operation for high quality galvanized products. The Acid Reclamation Systems Operator A (ARS Operator A) adjusts flow rates to provide maximum output of iron and zinc sulfate crystals. You is also responsible for leveling and changing crystal bags and filters and for performing minor maintenance to the galvanizing process tanks. The ARS A Operator will add acid and maintain the fluid levels and the temperatures in the galvanizing process tanks. You will operate the molten zinc recovery (MZR) machine under the direction of the others and monitoring the reverse osmosis (RO) system. Additional responsibilities include assisting with loading the crystal trailer, washing down the process tanks, maintaining the dryer area and the areas under the process tanks, assisting in general plant clean up and housekeeping, and working safely with the required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), which includes the ability to complete a respirator fit test per OSHA standards which requires you to trim or remove facial hair that interferes with the seal of the respirator.Essential Functions:

  • Monitor galvanized equipment and fluids, to adjust flow rates
  • Add acid and maintain fluid levels and temperatures in the galvanizing processing tanks
  • Add nickel and albumin to the kettle, and to monitor the RO system
  • Operate screwdrivers, wrenches, and cutting tools to perform minor maintenance on the galvanizing process tanks
  • Operate forklift
  • Maintain and complete accurate logs
  • Must work in a safe and conscientious manner, pay constant attention to details
  • Communicate problems or need to departmental managementImportant Details about the Role
    • Help operate the MZR machine
    • Support Material Handler responsibilities
    • Support general plant clean up and housekeeping
    • Must be a person of passion who has the desire to excel and deliver
    • You will report to the Coatings Maintenance ManagerRequired Qualifications:
      • No Degree
      • No (0) to one (1) year of relevant experience
      • Work with exposure to sulfuric acid
      • Operate a forklift, use hand tools, electrical drills, saws, and pneumatic tools
      • Work 1 or more shifts of overtime per week
      • Wear a respirator for extended periods of time and other required Personal Protective Equipment for the production facility
      • Perform basic math functions such as adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing
      • Read and interpret simple charts, tables, flow diagrams, and troubleshooting guides
      • The ability to stand and walk for up to 95% of the shift
      • Lift, push, pull, and carry up to 50 pounds, with most frequent lift of up to 20 pounds
      • Communicate and work with coworkers
      • Pay attention to detail and follow work instructions
      • High awareness for safety, hazardous substances and know employee responsibility for chemical safetyHighly Qualifications:
        • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
        • A working knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint
        • One (1) year of experience in a manufacturing or fabrication environment
        • One (1) year of experience operating hand and power tools
        • One (1) year of experience with overhead crane operations
        • Prior experience with on the job troubleshootingBenefitsValmont offers employees and their families a comprehensive Total Well-being benefit package to ensure their personal 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
          • Retirement plans
          • Dependent care
          • 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 . 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. Reasonable accommodation may be made to allow individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Keywords: Valmont Industries, Inc., Omaha , Galvanizing Systems Operator - 3rd Shift, Other , Valley, Nebraska

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