floorman

[flawr-muhn, flohr-]
noun, plural floormen.
2.
any person who represents a management, as in assisting customers or maintaining a smooth business operation.
3.
a laborer, mechanic, or maintenance worker hired to do heavy work, as in a factory or oil field.

Origin:
1910–15; floor + -man

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