Acid Reclamation Operator

Valmont Industries
Baltimore, OK
United States
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25055 Alliance Dr Claremore Oklahoma 74017-4372

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.

How you will contribute

Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for the Acid Reclamation Operator A position in the Global Coatings Division. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will monitor galvanizing equipment and fluids to ensure safe and proper galvanizing operation for high quality galvanized products. Additionally, you will…

  • Adjust flow rates to provide maximum output of iron and zinc sulfate crystals
  • Level and change crystal bags, filters, and perform minor maintenance to galvanizing process tanks
  • Add acid and maintain fluid levels and temperatures in the galvanizing process tanks
  • Assist with loading the crystal trailer when necessary
  • Operate the molten zinc recovery (MZR) machine under the direction of the shift supervisor
  • Wear required personal protective equipment and follow facility safety regulations
  • Maintain a safe and productive working environment

What it takes

Required Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • The ability to read and follow written and verbal instructions
  • The ability to operate a computer effectively
  • The ability to perform basic math functions such as adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing
  • Must have a high awareness for safety at all times
  • The ability to stand and/or walk for up to 95% of the time
  • The ability to work with exposure to sulfuric acid
  • Must be a person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results

Highly qualified candidates will also possess:

  • One year of previous experience in a manufacturing or fabrication environment
  • One year of previous experience operating hand and/or power tools
  • One year of previous experience with overhead crane operations
  • The ability to read and follow written and verbal instructions
  • The ability to communicate and interact with coworkers in a positive manner
  • The ability to recognize hazardous substances and to know basic employee responsibilities for chemical safety

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. By submitting this form you have not officially applied for a position with Valmont.

Benefits

Valmont offers employees and their families a comprehensive Total Wellbeing benefit package to ensure their individual and family’s overall wellness needs are met. Some offerings are dependent upon the role, work schedule, or location and can include the following:

  • Healthcare (medical, prescription drugs, dental and vision)

  • 401k retirement plan with company match

  • Paid time off

  • Employer paid life insurance

  • Employer paid short-term and long-term disability including maternity leave

  • Work Life Support

  • Tuition Reimbursement up to $5,250 per year

  • Voluntary programs like tobacco cessation, Type 2 diabetes reversal, one-on-one health coaching, mortgage services and more

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.

2023-11-01
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