Material Handler- Weekend

Date: Sep 14, 2023

Location: Lee's Summit, MO, US, 64082-2312

Company: Briggs & Stratton

Briggs & Stratton / Billy Goat is a leading and innovative manufacturer of outdoor power equipment. We specialize in the design and manufacture of machines in three product groups: Debris Management (vacuums, blowers, and debris loaders), Lawn Renovation, and Brush Cutters. We have an immediate opening for a full time Material Handler/Forklift Operator to support our operations at our Lee's Summit, Missouri plant.

Work Hours: 5a.m. – 5:30 p.m., Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Overtime is required at various times during the year.  Must be able to pass background check and drug screen.  Starting pay is $20.07/hour and will have the opportunity to qualify for additional pay rate increases after 90 days.  Review in 90 days after hire.



  • Weekly pay

  • Retention, referral, and attendance bonuses

  • Benefits at 32 days

  • Generous 401k at 45 days

WALK-IN WEDNESDAYS starting Wednesday, May 18 (from 1:00pm - 4:00pm) You can expect to receive on-the-spot interviews, plant tours, and/or testing opportunities.  ADDRESS: 1803 SW Jefferson Street, Lee's Summit, Missouri 64082.  


Position Description

Under direction loads, unloads, transports and organizes materials.

Job Responsibilities

  1. Loads and unloads trucks
  2. Transports materials to designated areas or locations  
  3. Supplies production lines with needed materials.
  4. Understands Bill of Material (BOM) and/or part requirements in preparation for changeovers
  5. Performs other duties as assigned

Job Skills Requirements

  • Ability to operate forklift efficiently and safety
  • Ability to operate other material handling equipment
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Fluent in English and primary language used in area of responsibility and/or location


High School diploma
General Education Degree

Experience Requirements

  • Material Handling experience preferred

Physical & Environmental Requirements

Some physical demand; often lifts light weight material. Rarely lifting/moving average weight (25-50 lbs/11-27 kgs) material.
Ability to perform occasional to frequent pushing, pulling, bending, kneeling, twisting, crawling and/or reaching over a full work shift (8-12 hours)
Ability to stand and/or walk constantly over a full work shift (8-12 hours)
Exposure to noise levels for which hearing protection is required to be worn over a full work shift (8-12 hours)



Briggs & Stratton Corporation, sediada em Milwaukee (Wisconsin – EUA), é a maior fabricante mundial de motores a gasolina para utilização em diversas aplicações. Com subsidiárias que incluem a maior fabricante e comerciante de geradores portáteis, lavadoras de alta pressão e linha jardim, é líder por meio das suas marcas: Briggs & Stratton®, Simplicity®, Snapper®, Ferris®, Vanguard™, Allmand®, Billy Goat®, Murray®, Branco® e Victa®. Presente em mais de 130 países, a Briggs & Stratton Corporation possui diversas fábricas, joint ventures e filiais ao redor do globo, onde trabalham mais de 8.000 colaboradores. No Brasil, possui filial desde 2005, bem como centros de distribuição em pontos estratégicos, que garantem o rápido atendimento à rede de revendas e assistentes técnicos autorizados em todo o país.

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