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Material Handler

Company: Valmont Industries, Inc.
Location: Fort Meade
Posted on: January 20, 2023

Job Description:

1381 Hwy 17 North Fort Meade Florida 33841 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 . Are you ready to move the world forward? Apply now.

A Brief Summary of This PositionThe Material Controller performs and oversees the receiving of raw material and purchased parts through established procedures from service providers and coordinates through Quality Assurance for non-conforming materials. This position performs various inspections of materials and equipment. This position uses the computer for finding part number locations and quantity for issuing activities. Audits are also performed as needed comparing tags and records with actual material.
Essential Functions

  • Emphasis on inventory accuracy within the storage areas
  • Responsible for receiving vendor and unprocessed parts and ensuring proper movement of parts within Valmont.
  • Responsible for unloading various materials and parts utilizing industrial motorized equipment
  • Coordinates with Quality Assurance regarding materials that are non-conforming to Valmont standards
  • Responsible for performing inspections of materials in regards to proper stacking, loading, and move tag accuracy and per specifications to match delivery receipts
  • Monitors availability and storage of material handling devices in an accessible area for easy retrieval
  • Reviews and corrects all issues and receivers for completeness, reasonableness and accuracy
  • Prioritizes pending issue4s and delivers so they are made on time to satisfy manufacturing and shipping needs as well as group orders
  • Maintains good housekeeping in working area and department
  • Compliance will all safety regulations and rules
  • Performs routine inspections on industrial equipment used within the department
    Required Qualifications of Every Candidate (Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities)
    • Three or more years of experience within a material handling control or related field
    • At least one year of experience operating a forklift in a professional environment
    • The ability to add, subtract, multiply, divide, work with fractions and decimal conversions, and count accurately
    • The ability to safely lift up to 50 pounds with 20 pound objects being lifted repeatedly throughout the shift
    • The ability to climb into the forklift, stoop, crouch and move about the shop and yard area
    • The ability to understand and follow verbal instructions in English
    • The ability to read specifications and bills of material
    • A working knowledge of using e-mail
    • The ability to work over ten hours a week in overtime when required for business needs
    • Strong analytical, problem solving, planning, communication, and follow-through skills
    • Attention to detail with a high degree of accuracy while working in a fast-paced environment with multiple distractions
    • A satisfactory safety record and awareness of others safety as well as their own
    • An acceptable work history and attendance record
    • Passion and integrity with the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results
    • Ability to work overtime during the busy season and occasional irregular hours
      Highly Qualified Candidates Will Also Possess These Qualifications
      • Previous storeroom work experience in a professional environment
      • An understanding of Lean and 5S principles
      • Previous experience working with IFS and QAD Cloud ERP (QAD MFG/PRO)
        Valmont offers employees and their families a comprehensive Total Well-being benefit package to ensure their individual and family's overall wellness needs are met.Benefits include :
        • Medical, dental and vision insurance
        • Paid time off
        • Employer paid life insurance
        • Employer paid short-term and long-term disability
        • Retirement plans
        • Dependent care
        • Employee assistance programs
        • Voluntary programs like tobacco cessation, Type 2 diabetes reversal, mortgage services, home & auto insurance, health coaching and more. Due to the nature of Valmont's Global Business and Union contracts, not all benefits are the same.
          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 .

Keywords: Valmont Industries, Inc., Lakeland , Material Handler, Professions , Fort Meade, Florida

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