Fabrication Operator - 2nd Shift

Billy Goat Industries, a subsidiary of Briggs and Stratton Corporation, located in Lee's Summit, Missouri, 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 Fabrication Operator, 2nd Shift.


Work Hours: 4:25 pm to 2:55 am, Monday – Thursday. Overtime is required at various times during the year.  Starting pay: $12.90/hr + $.50/hr shift differential



Position Description

Performs a variety of assigned tasks including operating or tending various production equipment such as tube benders and punch presses.

Job Responsibilities


  • Unloads, loads, and monitors production equipment, re-sets machine faults and clears jams
  • Follows instructions and performs job tasks and responsibilities at various workstations.
  • Performs quality checks to insure parts are meeting quality criteria.
  • Maintains proper counts, completes labor cards correctly, and reports all scrap.
  • Maintains punctual and regular attendance for regularly scheduled work hours.
  • Other related duties as requested.



Job Skills Requirements

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to pay close attention to detail
  • Ability to work in fast paced environment
  • Fluent in English and primary language used in area of responsibility and/or location


High School diploma

General Education Degree

Experience Requirements

  • Previous manufacturing experience preferred
  • Possesses good time management skills and has ability to be flexible, versatile and to meet deadlines for production objectives.
  • Is a demonstrated team player and has ability to interact with a variety of personnel in a busy production environment.
  • Must exhibit strong attention to detail, safety consciousness and a willingness to learn.


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)

Job rotation may be required, where applicable



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.

Briggs and Stratton
Full time
Lee's Summit, MO, US