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Valmont Industries, Inc.

Brake Operator - 3rd Shift

Valmont Industries, Inc. - Columbus, NE

Job Description
1600 East 29th Ave Columbus Nebraska 68601\r
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.How you will contributeValmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for the Brake Operator position in the Global Utility Division. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will align and measure materials prior to bending with the press brake and will operate a brake safely and efficiently to bend trapezoids into pole shafts. Additionally, you will…Enter the necessary data into the Press Brake computer to operate the machine accuratelyComplete required reports and record the appropriate date with accuracyEnsure a high standard product by inspecting all produced work for qualityOperate a minimum of two press brakes, one that is numerically controlled and one manual machineDemonstrate excellent safety practices and behaviors which conform to all Valmont safety policies and proceduresBend pole trapezoids and/or parts by using the magnetic crane to move the material and Brake press to complete the projectsOperate an overhead craneWhat it takesRequired QualificationsOne year of previous experience in a manufacturing or fabrication environmentThe ability to program and re-set the Press Brake and troubleshoot operating malfunctionsThe ability to read and decipher blue prints and flat sheets without assistanceThe ability to certify for overhead craneThe ability to communicate and interact with coworkers in a positive mannerMust have a high awareness for safety at all timesHighly qualified candidates will also possess:High School Diploma or GED equivalentSix months of previous experience operating a brake pressOne year of previous experience reading and interpreting blueprints and flat sheets in a professional environmentThe ability to work in a high volume, fast paced environmentThe ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedural manualsMust be a person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results#UT(Utility)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.If you have a disability and require any assistance in filling out the application for employment, call (402) 963-1115 or email

6 days 15 hours ago

Valmont Industries, Inc.


Brake Operator - 3rd Shift Valmont Industries, Inc. - Columbus, NE, United States


Location: Columbus, NE

Company Profile:
Valmont Industries began in 1946 when our founder, Robert B. Daugherty combined his $5,000 savings and wholehearted belief that business could and should be done better. Since that modest start more than half a century ago, our company has grown to be an international leader in engineered products and services for infrastructure and water-conserving irrigation equipment for agriculture.