General Laborer

Job Title: General Laborer
Reports to: Shop Manager
Location: 463 Cedar Street, Fond du lac, WI 54935
Company: Spark Ops Metalworks

About Us

Spark Ops Metalworks is a full-service, one-stop metal fabrication shop in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin. Established in 2015, our team has over 60 years of collective welding and metal fabrication experience.

Our specialties include fiber laser metal cutting, robotic and manual welding, press brake metal forming, metal stamping, and drafting and design. Spark Ops Metalworks has fabricated metal components for aerospace, industrial, construction, and entertainment needs. If you can think of it, we can fabricate it.

Job Description

We are looking for a General Laborer to join our metal fabrication team. As a General Laborer, you will play a pivotal role in supporting various aspects of our metal fabrication processes. Your responsibilities will include assisting skilled fabricators and welders, maintaining a safe and organized work environment, and contributing to the efficient operation of our facility.

Key Responsibilities

  • Material Handling: Assist in the loading and unloading of raw materials, components, and finished products. Cleaning and Maintenance: Keep the work area clean and organized, including sweeping, disposing of scrap materials, and maintaining a safe environment.
  • Equipment Setup: Help set up and prepare machinery and tools for the fabrication process, as directed by the team leads or supervisors.
  • Assembly Support: Assist in assembling components, aligning parts, and positioning materials for fabrication.
  • Quality Control: Inspect and report any defects or issues in materials or fabricated parts to the appropriate personnel.
  • Safety Compliance: Follow all safety procedures, including the use of personal protective equipment (PPE) and adherence to safety guidelines.
  • Team Collaboration: Work closely with the fabrication team to meet production goals and ensure the smooth operation of the facility.
  • Other Duties: Perform other tasks and duties as required by the team leads or supervisors to support the fabrication process.


  • Physical stamina and the ability to perform physically demanding tasks, including lifting and standing for extended periods.
  • Basic knowledge of metalworking tools and equipment is a plus.
  • Commitment to safety and adherence to safety protocols.
  • Strong work ethic and a willingness to learn and take on new responsibilities.
  • Effective communication and teamwork skills.

Education and Experience

  • High school diploma or equivalent is preferred but not required.
  • Previous experience in a similar role is a plus, but not necessary.


After 90 Days: All team members can access health, dental, vision, life, and short-term disability insurance.

After 6 Months: All team members can benefit from a 4% company match, applicable to amounts exceeding 5%.

Paid Holiday:

New Years Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day.

Paid Time Off (PTO): Accrual begins after 6 months of employment, resetting on January 1st. You can receive a payout for up to 40 hours at year-end.

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Equal Opportunity Employer:

Spark Ops Metalworks provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, or any other protected classification. Equal employment opportunity includes, but is not limited to, hiring, training, promotion, demotion, transfer, leaves of absence, and termination.

Spark Ops Metalworks takes allegations of discrimination, harassment, and retaliation seriously and will promptly investigate when such behavior is reported.


The above job description is intended to describe the general content, identify the essential job functions, and set out the requirements for the performance of this job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities, or requirements. Spark Ops Metalworks reserves the right to modify, add, or remove duties and to assign other duties as necessary.


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