General Laborer in Production – 3rd shift


Join Our Movement!

We’re a growing company that designs and manufactures playground equipment for communities all around the world! Be part of something bigger with Burke by Joining Our Movement! We’re looking for General Laborers to work in a variety of roles on third shift and be part of our great team! 

What Moves You?

We’re not going to lie; this is an amazing opportunity. It requires hard work, a lot of innovation and enthusiasm and, of course, an abundance of Purple Passion (def. a love of play, bringing play to communities and specific love of Burke and those you work with)!

What you’ll do – 

This role helps us deliver high-quality play and playground equipment correct and on-time to communities around the world by working in a variety of roles from Shipping and Receiving to Manufacturing. 

  • General Laborers would work in departments such as Paint Line, Warehouse, Router, Assembly, Welding/Metal Finishing, and Machine Shop or any other departments as necessary and assigned.
  • Normal full time third shift factory work hours are 8:30 pm to 7:00 am Monday through Thursday nights. We provide flexible work schedules as discussed and approved by our supervisor.
  • We schedule 40 to 50-hour work weeks, being available for overtime on Sunday is required if scheduled.

Physical Requirements

This position keeps you moving and involves physical labor. While performing the duties of this job, you will be regularly required to walk and use hands to finger, handle, or feel and be able to reach with your hands and arms. On a regular basis, we will need you to be able to lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 80 pounds. 


We have an awesome team at Burke and the right individual for this role will fit well within our culture of teamwork, straightforward and open communication. Oh, and you need to have a passion for play!

Added Bonus

This position offers on-the-job training and a unique opportunity to learn new skills and develop with a growing company. What’s in it for you?

  • Performance based competitive pay
  • $3.00 shift premium for third shift
  • Benefits Package for full time employees
  • 401K with a company match
  • PTO, 3 weeks of vacation on start date & paid holidays
  • Company provided lunches/summer incentive programs
  • $1000 Sign-on Bonus

Qualifications That Move Us!

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Passion for accuracy and willingness to learn
  • Ability to work independently and be detail oriented
  • Ability to follow direction and safe operating procedures

Burke is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. Military veterans are encouraged to apply.  


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