Developmental Operations Manager
Valmont Industries, Inc.
 Tampa, FL

Position Description

9520 East Broadway Ave Tampa Florida 33619-7721 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. This is opportunity is a developmental opportunity where the candidate will come in as an Operations Manager in Tampa and would be developed into a General Manager to oversee a different site domestically. How you will contribute... Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for the Developmental Operations Manager position in the Tampa, Florida Coatings Division. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will direct, coordinate, and control the plant’s galvanizing operations to ensure efficiency and profitability for the company. Additionally, you will… Manage the use of plant resources to ensure that all plant operations are meeting or exceeding, safety, quality, and production goals as set by the General Manager Utilize human and capital resources to meet site goals while consistently serving the needs of the customer Ensure compliance with environmental and safety requirements as specified by corporate policy and government regulation Facilitate positive customer relations through the services of quality coated product and on-time delivery Utilize production and other analytical reports to better gauge plant performance and to make better decisions Review and control operation expenses for raw materials, operating supplies, and equipment Maintain manpower requirements through proper staffing, training, and development of production employees, supervisors, and other technical personnel Plan and develop plant personnel to produce maximum efficiency and utilization of available resources Select, train, develop and motivate an effective staff to assure the profitable attainment of present and future safety, production, quality and service objective Required Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Management, Engineering, or Business with an emphasis in operations Two years of supervisory or management experience in an industrial environment Proven track record in lean manufacturing principles including standard work, continuous improvement, problem resolution and delivery of results positively affecting the bottom line of the organization The ability to work in a cooperative manner and communicate effectively with all levels of the organization The availability to travel at least 30% of the time The ability and willingness to relocate as necessary 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 experience in galvanizing or a related industry Five years of supervisory or management experience in an industrial environment Working knowledge of OSHA and environmental regulations as well as state and federal labor standards The ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedural manuals The ability to recognize and solve practical problems or issues Strong leadership skills and the ability to support divisional business objectives The ability to communicate and interact with coworkers in a positive manner Six Sigma Green or Black Belt Certification #LI-JC1 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.