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Maintenance- Operator/Laborer

Company: Lamb Weston Holdings Inc
Location: Paterson
Posted on: May 13, 2022

Job Description:

Title: Maintenance- Operator/Laborer
Location: Paterson, WA
Country: United States of America
About Lamb Weston
Lamb Weston is a leading supplier of frozen potato, sweet potato, appetizer and vegetable products to restaurants and retailers around the world. For more than 60 years, we've produced innovative, inventive products that make life better for our customers and their customers.
Job Description Summary
The Maintenance-Operator/Laborer (primarily in the Fixed Assets Department) performs tasks involving operating heavy equipment to construction labor at building and other Farm projects.
Job Description


  • Operating backhoe, track hoe, forklifts and loaders.
  • Cleans construction site to eliminate possible hazards.
  • Tends machine that pumps concrete through spray-gun for application to ceilings and walls.
  • Mixes ingredients to create compounds used to cover or clean surfaces.
  • Builds and positions forms for pouring concrete and dismantles forms after use using saws, hammers, nails, or bolts.
  • Digs ditches and levels earth to grade specifications using pick and shovel.
  • Positions, joins, aligns, and seals structural components such as concrete wall sections and pipes.
  • Applies caulking compounds by hand or with caulking gun to seal crevices.
  • Smooth and finishes freshly poured cement or concrete, using float, trowel, screed, or powered cement finishing tool.
  • Shapes or cuts materials to specified measurements using hand tools, machines, or power saw.
  • Assembles and fastens materials using hand tools and wood screws, nails, dowel pins, or glue, to make framework or props.
  • Builds or repairs cabinets, doors, frameworks, floors, and other wooden fixtures used in buildings, using woodworking machines, carpenter's hand tools, and power tools.
  • Installs structures and fixtures, such as windows, frames, floorings, and trim, or hardware, using carpenter's hand and power tools.
  • Fills cracks and other defects in plaster or plasterboard and sands patch, using patching plaster, trowel, and sanding tool.
  • Finishes surfaces of woodworking or wallboard in houses and buildings, using paint, hand tools, and paneling.
  • Removes damaged or defective parts or sections of structure and repairs or replaces, using hand tools.
  • Measures and marks cutting lines on materials, using ruler, pencil, chalk, and marking gauge.
  • Verifies trueness of structure, using plumb bob and level.
  • Inspects ceiling or floor tile, wall coverings, siding, glass, or woodwork to detect broken or damaged structures.
  • Estimates amount and kind of lumber or other materials required and selects and orders them.
  • Paints surfaces, using brushes, spray gun, or rollers.
  • Occasionally sands surfaces between coats and polishes final coat to specified finish.
  • Cuts stencils, and brushes and sprays lettering and decorations on surfaces.
  • Occasionally smoothes surfaces, using sandpaper, scrapers, brushes, steel wool, or sanding machine.
  • Mixes and matches colors of paint, stain, or varnish.
  • Fills cracks, holes, and joints with caulk putty, plaster, or other filler, using caulking gun or putty knife.
  • Removes fixtures, such as pictures and electric switchovers, from walls prior to painting.
  • Occasionally burns off old paint, using blowtorch.
  • Covers surfaces with drop cloths or masking tape and paper to protect surface during painting.
  • Erects scaffolding or sets up ladders to work above ground level.
  • Reads work order or receives instructions from supervisor or homeowner.
  • Cleans and lubricates shafts, bearings, gears, and other parts of machinery.
  • Assembles, installs, and/or repairs plumbing.
  • Paints and repairs woodwork and plaster.
  • Operates cutting torch or welding equipment to cut or join metal parts.
  • Fabricates and repairs counters, benches, partitions, and other wooden structures, such as sheds and outbuildings.

    Basic & Preferred Qualifications

    • Basic verbal and written communication skills
    • High school diploma or GED or 6 months of related experience
    • Basic Tool experience

      Industry-Competitive Benefits
      Coupled with our compensation and bonus incentive programs, our benefits deliver rewards that are market competitive. Some of the most attractive elements of our benefit programs include:


      • Health Insurance Benefits - Medical, Dental, Vision


      • Flexible Spending Accounts for Health and Dependent Care, and Health Reimbursement Accounts


      • Well-being programs including companywide events and a wellness incentive program


      • Paid Time Off


      • Financial Wellness - Industry leading 401(k) plan with generous company contributions, Financial Planning Services, Employee Stock purchase program, and Health Savings Accounts, Life and Accident insurance


      • Family-Friendly Employee events

      • Employee Assistance Program services - mental health and other concierge type services

        Benefits may vary based on location, job role/level, job status, and/or the terms of any applicable collective bargaining agreements.
        Job Requisition ID: Req-222220
        Time Type: Full time
        Lamb Weston is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law

Keywords: Lamb Weston Holdings Inc, Yakima , Maintenance- Operator/Laborer, Professions , Paterson, Washington

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