JOB TITLE:  General Laborer                                       

NUMBER OF VACANCIES: 1 – 1st Shift           

PAY RANGE:  $15.00 to $19.25 per hour.  Pay based on qualifications and experience.       

BENEFITS: For 75 years, Patz Corporation has been producing Agricultural and Industrial Handling equipment. Patz values its employees and offers a competitive pay and benefits package including, but not limited to two weeks paid vacation, nine paid holidays, two personal days, first year of employment.  Up to 6% 401k match. Health/Life/Dental and Cancer Insurance.

Job Summary:

  • Working in accordance with verbal and/or written instructions and established procedures, under the direction of the Department Supervisor, to perform a variety of duties in various manufacturing departments.


  • Employee shall not, either during the period of employment or thereafter, except where authorized or directed by Patz in writing, disclose to others either verbally, electronically or otherwise, use for employee’s own benefit, copy, or make notes of any confidential information or trade secrets other than that which is in public knowledge, of or relating to Patz’ business, which may come to employee’s knowledge during employment with Patz.

Essential Job Duties:

  • Perform material handling operations in various departments.
  • Cut lumber and build crates per specifications.
  • Sort materials or products for processing, storing, and shipping.
  • Various custodial assistance and grounds keeping activities.
  • Load and unload items from machines and paint line.
  • Verification of parts inventory within factory departments.
  • Report all injuries, cuts, bumps, burns, etc. to the supervisor as soon as they occur.
  • Keep up to date on Safety Data Sheets (SDS), and follow prescribed precautions, if anything is not understood contact the supervisor.
  • Keep area neat and clean, free of paper, cups, cans, aerosol cans, etc. and report any safety concerns to the supervisor as soon as it is noticed.

Education/Experience Requirements:

  • High School Diploma/GED Equivalent Required.

Physical Demands:

  • In an 8-hour day the employee must stand/walk 6-8 hours and sit 1-4 hours.
  • Must frequently use hand(s) for repetitive movement single grasping, pushing, and pulling and occasionally fine manipulation.
  • Must frequently use foot/feet for repetitive movement as in operating foot controls.
  • Must frequently bend, twist, squat, climb, and reach.
  • Must perform Heavy Work, lifting 100 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to 50 pounds.

Typical Working Conditions:

  • Located in a factory setting with a large amount of noise and distractions.

 Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) required at all times for this job description:

  • Safety glasses with side shields.
  • Steel toe shoes.
  • Hearing protection.
  • Long work pants.

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) required for occasional activities for this job description:

  • Safety harness (as required).
  • Hard hat (where overhead hazards exist).
  • Protective gloves (material handling).


  • Observe all safety rules and corporate policies.

Patz Corporation is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer/Vets/Disabled


Send Company Application to:

Lyndsey Slaski, HR Assistant                                              PH: (920) 897-9237

Patz Corporation                                                                 FAX: (920) 897-3215

PO Box 7, 917 Business 141 N                                                https://patzcorp.com/company/careers/

Pound, WI  54161                                                                   careers@patzcorp.com


As an essential business supporting food and agriculture, Patz Corporation is taking every precaution to ensure the health and safety of our employees, dealers, customers and communities.