Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: June 24, 2019

Organization: Valmont Industries

Location: Newberry

City: Newberry

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: BOE

  • High School diploma / GED

  • Read and write clearly

  • Basic shop math. Multiplication, division, decimals to fractions, fractions to decimals.

  • 3 years experience in related field.

  • Ability to read and comprehend basic hydraulic, pneumatic, and structural schematics

  • Demonstrated experience and working knowledge of pneumatic, hydraulic, electrical, and mechanical systems

  • A thorough knowledge of electrical/electronic components and equipment

  • The ability to climb and work from ladders, man-lifts, bridge cranes, and roofs in excess of 80 ft


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associates degree in a technical field preferred
  • Three years computer experience/operation and PLC programming desired
Job Description:
  • Troubleshoots and repairs mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical/electronic equipment, including programmable controls, numeral controls, power supplies, drives, gauges and test equipment.
  • Plans and performs work requiring a thorough knowledge of electrical/electronic and mechanical theories and principles, writing specifications, local and national electrical codes, properties of various materials, and principles of operation and application of electronic equipment.
  • Installs, starts up and shuts down equipment in accordance with company safety procedures for machine activation and shutdown and in line with OSHA requirements.
  • Advises operators and line mechanics of operation procedures and requirements for working safely with electrical/electronic and mechanical equipment and components.
  • Informs appropriate management and line mechanics of potential electrical/mechanical problems and inherent dangers involved.
  • Maintains company-required performance and maintenance records for identified equipment.
  • Performs preventive maintenance functions as directed.
  • Assists maintenance personnel with technical troubleshooting.
  • Assists and trains other maintenance and other technical-level employees.

  • Reports all abnormal conditions and safety hazards to supervisor.

  • Makes recommendations for upgrades to equipment obsolescence related to PLC’s and controls.

  • Will perform housekeeping and other routine tasks as directed.

  • May require limited travel.

Contact Name:
Shemeika Goodwin
Contact Phone Number: 803-276-5505 ext 101
Application Process:
Apply online