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Setup Technician Helper - Assembly - 1st Shift

Date: Jun 3, 2022

Location: Wauwatosa, WI, US, 53222

Company: Briggs and Stratton

Position Description

Trains towards a Setup Technician - Assembly by assisting with equipment repairs, preventative maintenance and set up activity for area machines.  May perform production work as needed.

Job Responsibilities

  1. Adjusts and operates a variety of machine tools and/or production equipment
  2. Assists department personnel in problem-resolution as required
  3. Assists in maintaining and troubleshoot production equipment and machines
  4. Assists in resolving tooling problems and machine malfunctions
  5. Builds a variety of units based on production schedule
  6. Completes tests and records results
  7. Performs other duties as assigned

Job Skills Requirements

  • Working knowledge of the Bill of Material (BOM) system
  • Mechanical ability
  • Ability to work in a fast paced manufacturing environment
  • 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


High School diploma

Experience Requirements

  • Manufacturing experience preferred
  • Must pass Setup Test

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)
Generally good working conditions.
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, LLC, 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, LLC 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: Milwaukee

Job Segment: Maintenance, Assembly, Manufacturing