28800 Ida St Valley Nebraska 68064-8016
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.
A Brief Summary of This Position
This position ensures the accuracy of work-in-process and raw material inventory records using cycle counting and transaction auditing tools. It is expected that this position demonstrates the core values of the Valmont Way and shows respect toward others. The ideal candidate will be a team player with excellent organizational skills and a strong commitment to continuous improvement.
Reconcile actual counts with specific work in process and raw material locations and inventory balances
Review inventory data for accuracy and compliance with procedures
Report results of audits and conditions causing errors and omissions in inventory transactions to appropriate management
Identify parts and/or specific locations of material to be audited and analyzed
Report incorrect or inadequate part identification found during audit process to the department lead or supervisor
Report damage or unusable inventory found during audit process to appropriate personnel
Assure that inventory transactions are processed appropriately
Perform follow-up and approval for WIP audit adjustments
Identify and adjust cumulative work order errors
Perform special transactions for alternate routing and bills of material
Perform inter-site transactions and audits as required
Analyze, document, investigate and report inventory discrepancies to identify reasons for variance
Inform and train operating personnel regarding inventory control methods and procedures as directed
Provide recommendations for innovations and improvements to all inventory processes, procedures and controls
Review QAD item set-up, including bill of material and routing to check for accuracy when resolving inventory problems
Draw comparison between data setup and blueprints and report discrepancies to engineering
Required Qualifications of Every Candidate (Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities)
1+ year of relevant work experience
The ability to carry, lift or move up to 50 lbs. although the most frequent weight manipulated is under 20 lbs.
Full proficiency in the use of a calculator, weigh counting scale and imperial tape measure
A working knowledge of using e-mail
The ability to work over ten hours a week in overtime when required
The ability to work in various climates including outdoors during inclement conditions
The ability to operate a forklift, use a pallet jack, and drive a pickup truck
The ability to pass forklift truck requirements within 90 days
Excellent communication, organizational and prioritization skills
Exposure to a Lean manufacturing environment and the ability to work on a Lean Team
Basic skills in Microsoft Excel and Word
Highly Qualified Candidates Will Also Possess These Qualifications
The ability to work as a team member with production, planning and accounting groups reporting variances and identifying causes for variances
The ability to effectively interface with supervisors, set up and lead personnel, shop floor employees, production control, accounting and purchasing personnel
The ability to function independently
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, call (402) 963-1115 or email EEOCompliance@Valmont.com.