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Fixture Technician I

Date: Nov 19, 2020

Location: Sherrill, NY, US

Company: Briggs and Stratton

Position Description

Come Join the Briggs & Stratton Team.   

Create your own destiny!    Endless Opportunities!  Now offering up to $250.00  Sign on/retention bonus for all hourly F/T positions.

Now offering Employee Incentive Program with quarterly payouts.  Part time hours available



Responsible for the design, fabrication and maintaining of new and old fixtures for processing production parts to engineering specification while focusing on opportunities for cost reductions and quality improvements.

Job Responsibilities
  1. Design and fabricate basic fixtures for small weld assemblies to production prints with tolerances in mind along with safety, quality and productivity. Verify processing requirements prior to fixture design.
  2. Review changes and new part specifications with the Engineering Department to ensure print accuracy and understand requirements for fixture modification and design.
  3. Train weld technicians on proper fixture usage.
  4. Inspect and repair fixtures as necessary to ensure consistent quality of production parts.
  5. Document fixture repairs and modifications.
  6. Performs other duties as assigned.
Job Skills Requirements
  • Basic reading, writing and math skills.
  • Must be able to read engineering drawings.
  • Proven proficient in knowledge and use of established weld design procedures, tools and equipment.
  • Fluent in English and primary language used in area of responsibility and/or location
High School diploma
General Education Degree
Experience Requirements
  • A minimum of 1 year of related experience in a manufacturing environment.
Physical & Environmental Requirements
Moderate physical demand; often lifting/moving average weight (25 to 50 lbs/11-27 kgs), and occasionally lifting heavy weight materials (up to 70 lbs)
Ability to stand and/or walk constantly over a full work shift (8-12 hours)
Ability to perform occasional to frequent pushing, pulling, bending, kneeling, twisting, crawling and/or reaching over a full work shift (8-12 hours)



Briggs & Stratton Corporation, headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is the world’s largest producer of gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment. Its wholly owned subsidiaries include North America’s number one marketer of pressure washers, and it is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of power generation, lawn and garden, turf care and job site products through its Briggs & Stratton®, Simplicity®, Snapper®, Snapper Pro® Ferris®, PowerBoss®, Allmand™, Billy Goat®, Murray®, Branco® and Victa® brands. Briggs & Stratton products are designed, manufactured, marketed and serviced in over 100 countries on six continents. 


Briggs & Stratton Corporation is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. The Company conducts all employment practices without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran's status, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation or any other basis prohibited by law. Briggs & Stratton also undertakes affirmative action to assure equal employment opportunity for minorities and women, for persons with disabilities, and for protected veterans.

Nearest Major Market: Utica

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