Services Laborer/Trainee

We’re adding a Services Laborer/Trainee to the Binkelman Team!

This is an entry-level position working with on our Belt Splicing and Conveyor Systems Maintenance Team.  Through this position, the candidate will act as a laborer as well as learn the techniques and processes to become a skilled Belt Splicer.

Safety is our number one priority at Binkelman.  The candidate must possess a safety-conscious behavior and attitude at all times. The candidate will also need to demonstrate good customer service skills, especially when on-site at customers facilities.

Location: Bowling Green, OH

Primary Duties

  • Assist crew with setup and tear down of splice equipment
  • Assist crew with removal and installation of conveyor belts
  • Assist crew with vulcanizing and mechanical splicing of conveyor belts
  • Always follow all company and customers facilities site safety rules
  • Ability to operate basic hand tools and power tools
  • Operation of forklifts, telehandlers, manlifts
  • Work with skilled belt splicers to develop skills needed to become a competent splicer

Working Conditions

  • Ability to frequently lift 50 -100 pounds
  • Candidate will be required in various weather conditions and temperatures
  • Ability to climb and work at heights
  • Candidate will be exposed to dust and other possible irritants
  • Some overnight travel required

Required Knowledge

  • This is an entry-level position. The candidate will be trained by other employees as well as various trade classes to further improve their knowledge.

Required Skills

  • Mechanical ability
  • Mobile equipment operation
  • Teamwork
  • Communication skills
  • Stress tolerance
  • Ability to multi-task (Adaptability)
  • Attention to detail
  • Problem-solving
  • Judgment and decision-making


  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • 401K with company match
  • Short-Term Disability (STD) and Long-Term Disability (LTD)
  • Employer-paid voluntary life insurance
  • Paid holidays and vacation

Job Type

  • Full-time

Work Authorization

  • United States (Required)