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Spinner Operator

Company: Valmont Industries, Inc.
Location: Claxton
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

674 Industrial Park Drive Claxton Georgia 30417

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.

A Brief Summary of This Position:

The Spinner Operator has the ability to learn and use tools and equipment in the manufacture of concrete poles, including fabrication and assembly of the product. Must be capable of following verbal instructions and maintain a positive and professional attitude in a fast-paced work environment. Must be able to stand for long periods of time and conform to all Valmont Safety standards. May be asked to assist other crews when needed.

Essential Functions:

* Operate machinery used to clean spinner and surrounding area.
* Operate spinner and observe equipment operations so that malfunctions can be detected; notify supervisor of any malfunctions.
* Clean and lubricate equipment and surrounding area.
* Turn valves to regulate flow of liquids or air, to reverse machines, to start pumps, or to regulate equipment.
* Wash work areas, machines and equipment using pressurized washers.
* Use chemicals within material stated guidelines.
* Knowledge of the technological instructions for the production of spun cast concrete poles.
* Knowledge of the range of manufactured spun cast concrete poles.
* Knowledge of machinery operation, programming and controls.
* Observe equipment operations to identify malfunctions and notify supervisor of any malfunctions.

Important Details about the Role:

* This position reports to the Plant Manager and has no direct reports or indirect reports.
* Must have a high awareness for the safety of other employees and machines used in the production area.
* Ability to understand and follow both written and verbal instructions.
* Participate in LEAN and 5S projects, as well as keep immediate production area clean.
* The ability to communicate and interact with coworkers in a professional manner.
* The ability to pay attention to detail and follow work instructions.
* The ability to work one (1) or two (2) shifts of overtime per week.
* The ability to work in extreme temperatures with exposure to chemicals and irritating particulates.
* The ability to recognize and solve practical problems.
* Participate in LEAN and 5S projects, as well as keep immediate production area clean.

Required Qualifications of Every Candidate (Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities):

* Basic education
* Knowledge of the manufacturing process of spun cast concrete poles
* Basic knowledge of the computer
* Current medical examination

Highly Qualified Candidates Will Also Posses These Preferred Qualifications:

* Authority to operate the crane and the forklift
* Experience with or knowledgeable of pole production process
* Skills of making reinforcements (meets the requirements of the steel fixer)

Valmont offers employees and their families a comprehensive Total Well-being benefit package to ensure their individual and family's overall wellness needs are met.

Benefits include*:

* 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.

Working Environment and Physical Efforts:

* Work on the production floor, mainly standing and walking position.
* This position works with the equipment (the saw) - an automatic machine. The employee can perform other activities near the machine (e.g., can be a fixer for the spun cast concrete poles).

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

Keywords: Valmont Industries, Inc., Savannah , Spinner Operator, Other , Claxton, Georgia

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