Material Control Specialist B (3:00 P.M. to 11:00 P.M) at Valmont Industries

Posted in Other 26 days ago.

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Location: Valley, Nebraska





Job Description:
28800 Ida St Valley Nebraska 68064-8016

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.

A Brief Summary of This Position

The Material Control Specialist B is an individual contributor who is responsible for the coordination and execution of inventory control within the Structures Shipping department. The incumbent operates like cranes, straddle truck, forklift, shag truck, and other material handling equipment. This position is also responsible for audits within the storeroom, comparing records with actual material counted in performing the audit and reports results to the supervisor. May be required to assist with functions in other department areas and may work irregular hours. Maintains good housekeeping and exercises precautions for safety operation of all equipment including wearing required personal protective equipment(s).

Essential Functions:

  • Works under the direction of Department Supervisor, but with minimum supervision and within the guidelines of established procedures. The employee supports the material handling and inventories associated within the department with emphasis on inventory accuracy of the storeroom, the receiving of vendor and in process parts, and the issuing of material to manufacturing and outside operating sources
  • Operates all material handling equipment within the department including overhead cranes, straddle truck, forklift, shag truck, crane and similar types of machinery
  • Performs and oversees the receiving, issuing and movement of material accurately and efficiently throughout the plant through established procedures and coordinates through quality assurance material not conforming to Valmont specifications
  • Performs audits within the storeroom, comparing records with actual material counted in performing the audit and reports results to the supervisor
  • This position reports into Shipping department's Production Supervisor
  • Work in non-temperature controlled work environment, as well as work outdoors

Important Details about the Role

  • Matches incoming parts to paper documents to verify part numbers, size quantity, inspects for damage, and reports discrepancies. May be required to measure, and inspect material per specifications
  • Oversees the training of Material Control Specialist A's by demonstrating leadership, responsibility, decision making, and problem solving
  • Edits all issues and receivers for completeness, reasonableness, and accuracy
  • May be required as needed to assist with functions in other department areas
  • May be required to work irregular hours or extended hours to cover departmental needs
  • Provides pertinent information for the oncoming crew for the orderly continuity and transition of the department effort
  • Maintains good housekeeping in the area and exercises precautions for the safety of self and others

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

  • 3+ years previous relevant experience
  • Lift up to 50 pounds, with most frequent lift of up to 20 pounds
  • Wear all required PPE (personal protective equipment) for working in the production facility
  • Become Valmont certified in operating various types of material handling equipment
  • Ability to work outdoors with constant exposure to outdoor temperatures
  • Add, subtract, multiply, divide, read, write, and count

Highly Qualified Candidates Will Also Possess These Qualifications

  • Previous material handling experience
  • Must be able to perform satisfactorily, all functions of this position
  • Experience operating material handling equipment including machines like cranes, straddle truck, forklift, shag truck, and other material handling equipment
  • Match incoming parts to paper documents to verify part numbers, size, quantity, and inspect for damage
  • Operate industrial trucks or tractors equipped to move materials around a warehouse, storage yard, factory, construction site

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.