VETERANS: Maintenance Facilities Helper

Syracuse. NY [NJ]
Oneida, New York

Last Day to Apply: April 25, 2023

Maintenance Facilities Helper

Date: Feb 19, 2023

Location: Sherrill, NY, US

Company: Briggs and Stratton

Position Description

Performs a variety of duties to assist in facilities maintenance.

Job Responsibilities

  1. Operates and monitors equipment for baling recyclable material according to prescribed procedures and keeps scrap areas clean and orderly.  
  2. Regulates and assists with the loading, unloading and separation of recyclable material as instructed; schedules incoming loads of recyclable material; and orders, coordinates, and scales incoming and outgoing scrap trucks.  
  3. Cleans and maintains equipment, such as; changing coils, greasing, unjamming, etc.  
  4. Performs landscaping duties and landscape maintenance, including plowing, shoveling, removing snow and ice from main drives, parking areas, and all walkways.  Salts/sands as necessary.  Mounts and dismounts plows, tailgate spreader, and other attachments to and from trucks.  
  5. Performs light mechanical duties.  
  6. Turns in bills of lading.  
  7. Operates and maintains industrial power truck to move scrap, clean shop areas, insures that scrap is placed in proper containers.  
  8. Performs floor repair duties and general rough mechanical work.  Mixes, pours, and trolls cement.
  9. Performs other duties as assigned.

Job Skills Requirements

  • Ability to operate industrial power and landscape equipment
  • Knowledge of scale operations and scrap procedures
  • Mechanical ability
  • Fluent in English and primary language used in area of responsibility and/or location


High School diplomaGeneral Education Degree

Experience Requirements

  • Previous operation of industrial power equipment 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)Somewhat disagreeable or hazardous conditions.Ability to perform occasional to frequent pushing, pulling, bending, kneeling, twisting, crawling and/or reaching over a full work shift (8-12 hours)


Nearest Major Market: Utica

Job Segment: Facilities, Maintenance, Operations, Manufacturing

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