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Group Lead Fabrication-Weld 3rd

Date: Jul 30, 2022

Location: Sherrill, NY, US

Company: Briggs and Stratton

Position Description

Oversees the fabrication/welding of the assigned product lines and delegates the daily work assignments. May perform production work as needed.

Job Responsibilities

  1. Oversees the fabrication/welding of products, ensuring the highest level of quality at the lowest possible cost, while meeting company standards.  Responsible for performing quality checks, process audits, and component materials accuracy.
  2. Organizes space, equipment and personnel work assignments for successful execution of the production schedule, making adjustments as necessary.
  3. Resolves routine department equipment and personnel problems (i.e. attendance, performance & safety) while reporting non-routine problems to supervisor.
  4. Operates, sets-up, maintains, troubleshoots and repairs issues with a variety of production equipment
  5. Trains employees; assigns and directs work; provides feedback to supervisor regarding employee work performance; addresses complaints and resolves problems.
  6. Performs other duties as assigned.

Job Skills Requirements

  • Ability to work in a fast paced manufacturing environment
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to use hand tools, etc.
  • Ability to understand LEAN principles to perform job duties for continuous improvement
  • Fluent in English and primary language used in area of responsibility and/or location

Education

High School diploma
General Education Degree

Experience Requirements

  • Previous manufacturing experience preferred

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)

 

 

 

Briggs & Stratton, headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, provides innovative products and diverse power solutions to help people get work done. Briggs & Stratton is the world’s largest producer of engines for outdoor power equipment, and is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of lithium-ion battery, standby generator, energy storage system, lawn and garden, turf care and job site products through its Briggs & Stratton®, Vanguard®, Ferris®, Simplicity®, Snapper®, Billy Goat®, Allmand®, SimpliPhi®, Branco® and Victa® brands. Briggs & Stratton products are designed, manufactured, marketed and serviced in more than 100 countries on six continents.

 

Briggs & Stratton 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

Job Segment: Fabrication, Welding, Manufacturing