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Big Wheel Operator I

Company: Valmont Industries, Inc.
Location: Brenham
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

2551 Valmont Dr Brenham Texas 77833-5418 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. Job Title: Big Wheel Operator I. 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 contribute Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for the Tube Line Operator III position in the Global EIP Division. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will operate and maintain the "Big Wheel" Electronic Resistance Welding system for welding longitudinal seams on round tapered tubes. The incumbent of this position is responsible for performing all setup and adjustments to assure that the machine is producing the desired results in terms of quality and quantity. Additionally, you will Performs machine setups to prepare the machine for each diameter and thickness of tube to be welded. Makes an adjustment to settings of speed, volts, amps, and hydraulic pressures to obtain desired results. Inspects tubes during and after welding to assure that quality is acceptable. Based on the appearance of the weld, decides while it is being welded whether setting adjustments are required and makes appropriate adjustments. Recognizes when it is necessary to replace consumable parts. Replaces consumable parts as needed. Performs daily maintenance on mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical components of the machine. Reports immediately any matters requiring maintenance attention; initiate Maintenance Work Request. Assists maintenance personnel on any repairs required. Communicates with the Former Operator to assure that tubes to be welded meet desired quality standards. Maintains a specified buffer of shafts in process to supply the burnisher during normal shutdowns of the Former and/or Welder for setup or for replacement of consumables. Maintains safe work habits, and takes immediate action to correct any unsafe condition that might occur. Takes appropriate action to assure that his workplace is neat and clean. Maintain Safety awareness and be alert at all times, to detect, avoid, and/or correct unsafe conditions. Be exposed to a high level of noise, due to grinding, hammering, and welding. Hearing and eye protection is required Other duties as assigned What it takes Required Qualifications Read and write clearly. Basic math. Able to read O.D. tape and tape measure. Must have at least 2 years' experience in the Tube Mill operations. Must have successfully completed at least two following Tube Line Level 2 - BBS/Former/Shear Must have skills comparable to Big Wheel welding Highly qualified candidates will also possess: Previous experience in manufacturing or fabrication environment High School or GED diploma Experience operating overhead crane Experience working with Lean manufacturing methodology The ability to communicate and interact with coworkers in a positive manner Must be a person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results Certified to GMAW 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. 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.

Keywords: Valmont Industries, Inc., College Station , Big Wheel Operator I, Other , Brenham, Texas

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