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General Labor - 2nd Shift

Company: Xylem Inc.
Location: Waukesha
Posted on: June 3, 2021

Job Description:

Xylem |zlm|

1) The tissue in plants that brings water upward from the roots;

2) a leading global water technology company.

Xylem, a leading global water technology company dedicated to solving the world's most challenging water issues, is the leading global provider of efficient, innovative and sustainable water technologies improving the way water is used, managed, conserved and re-used. Our international team is unified in a common purpose: creating advanced technology and other trusted solutions to solve the world's water challenges. We are committed to creating an organization of inclusion and diversity, where everyone feels involved, respected, valued and connected, and where everyone is free to bring their authentic selves and ideas.

If you are excited and passionate about helping us #letssolvewater, we want to hear from you! For more information, please visit us at www.xylem.com.

We Offer You More Than Just "A Job"

  • Professional Development - To advance the capabilities of our people, we offer a wide variety of experiences to support our employees' professional growth and continuous learning.
  • Total Rewards - We offer comprehensive programs for compensation, benefits, recognition, learning and development, work-life integration and corporate citizenship.
  • Watermark - Watermark is our corporate social responsibility program working to provide education and access to safe water to ensure healthy lives, gender equality, and resilient communities. Employees have the opportunity to learn and volunteer on various water-related projects.
  • Employee Networks - Our Employee Networks provide a professional, supportive network for employees from diverse backgrounds, including Women's, LGBT+ and Allies, Veteran's, People of Color and Allies, Emerging Leaders, and Working Parents Networks.

Providing custom pumping solutions over 150 years

Flygt A-C Custom Pump, with its longstanding heritage of manufacturing engineered custom pumps in the water and wastewater as well as power generation markets, originates from Allis-Chalmers Co.; a U.S. manufacturer of large machinery for various industries with origins dating back over 150 years. Although we may have a new company name, Xylem Inc., our facility, employees, and product designs are the heritage of Allis Chalmers and ITT A-C Pump. Our extensive installations and references in the industry are a result of the efforts of our employees and operations. We look forward to continuing our proud tradition of manufacturing the most efficient and durable pumps in the world!

The Role: Xylem seeks to hire a 2nd Shift General Laborer to at our Pewaukee, WI site supporting assembly of large custom pumps and other related pump product lines. The General laborer is responsible for ensuring quality, met in accordance with company policies and procedures.

Essential Duties/Principal Responsibilities:

  • Follow written or verbal instructions to support assembly
  • Use of basic tools to perform duties
  • Loads and unloads materials onto or from pallets, trays, racks and shelves by hand
  • Loads materials onto vehicles and installs strapping and padding to prevent shifting or damage during transit.
  • Attaches identifying tags or labels to materials being received, moved, shipped or transported
  • Assemble of crates and skids to contain product
  • Package and shipment of orders
  • Assist with other duties related to pump assembly as needed.

Minimum Qualifications: Education, Experience, Skills, Abilities, License/Certification:

  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Ability to adapt to varying work schedules and assignments
  • Must demonstrate positive and reliable work ethic
  • Able to pass a DOT physical

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Record keeping
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • General knowledge of building maintenance

Physical Demands:

(The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

  • Ability to help lift up to 50lbs occasionally
  • Regularly required to stand, reach, bend, squat, push, pull and move about the facility
  • Walk or stand at least 8+ hours per day

Work Environment:

(The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

  • Office: n/a
  • Shop: Work with material handling equipment, hand tools, daily exposure to shop
  • Regularly required to stand, reach, bend, squat, push, pull and move about the facility
  • Ability to climb ladders, lift and carry heavy loads, perform manual labor.
  • Ability to work in areas involving heights, enclosed spaces, and near or above water.
  • Travel: Occasional/Rare

Xylem is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Keywords: Xylem Inc., Waukesha , General Labor - 2nd Shift, Other , Waukesha, Wisconsin

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