Valmont Industries, Inc.
4225 N. Capitol Ave. Pasco Washington 99301Why 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.The Associate Field Service Technician is an entry level position and is responsible for learning electrical, electronic and mechanical systems related to the mechanized irrigation system. This involves troubleshooting, diagnosing and repairing mechanized irrigation system on-site. The incumbent in this position may also assist with the technical training provided to end-users. The employee needs to have the ability to be able to instruct the growers in areas of electrical installation, mechanical erection and equipment programming when asked to do so. The incumbent also educates the end-users on safe irrigation equipment practices, proper equipment operation and basic equipment troubleshooting. Basic Qualifications:
A valid U.S. driver’s license
The ability to work over ten hours a week in overtime when required for business needs
A strong working knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
The ability to safely lift up to 50 pounds frequently throughout the shift
The ability to meet Federal DOT driver requirements within 30 days upon hire
The ability to teach customers about programming aspects of mechanized irrigation systems
The ability to communicate technical information to non-technical stakeholders
Excellent communication, organizational, analytical and interpersonal skills
Passion and integrity with the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results
Previous work experience with customer service
Background in Agribusiness
Previous work experience either servicing or installing center pivots, corner or linear irrigation systems
Professional work experience teaching or educating others on electrical, mechanical or electronic irrigation concepts
Previous maintenance experience in an industrial application, electrical, mechanical or electronic area
A degree in electronics, electricity, mechanics or hydraulics
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.If you have a disability and require any assistance in filling out the application for employment, call (402) 963-1115 or email [Click Here to Email Your Resumé].2017-10-20-07:00
Valmont Industries, Inc.
Website : http://www.valmont.com
Valmont Industries began in 1946 when our founder, Robert B. Daugherty combined his $5,000 savings and wholehearted belief that business could and should be done better. Since that modest start more than half a century ago, our company has grown to be an international leader in engineered products and services for infrastructure and water-conserving irrigation equipment for agriculture.