JLG Industries QUALITY TECHNICIAN in Garner, Iowa


The Commercial segment is a leading manufacturer of refuse collection vehicles, front and rear discharge concrete mixers, portable and stationary concrete batch plants, field service vehicles, and truck mounted cranes. All backed by 24/7 support, our segment’s brands consist of McNeilus, CON-E-CO, London Machinery, and IMT. Oshkosh Commercial leads it's industries in both innovation & quality.

Oshkosh Commercial is a segment of Oshkosh Corporation, which is a Fortune 500, multi-billion dollar company. At Oshkosh Corporation we are dedicated to designing and building the world's toughest specialty trucks, truck bodies, and access equipment by working shoulder-to-shoulder with the people who use them.


The Quality position will be responsible for using test equipment, measuring tools, blueprints, visual inspections, and/or quality standards, to inspect all products before release for shipping to customers. The individual will also inspect component parts as assigned or as needed by manufacturing. Incoming parts will be inspected and results documents by this position.


  1. Dimensionally compare received parts, components or final assemblies against blueprints for conformance.

  2. Work closely with Manufacturing to establish test procedures and set ups on products with a history of high warranty claims.

  3. Measure and inspect parts before welding or machining on First Article prototype units. This includes ensuring the parts meet established quality standards and testing equipment is operable.

  4. Perform warrant failure analyzes on returned goods and/or manufactured items from customers and dealers.

  5. Test, tear down and trouble shoot warranty returns. Work closely with Engineering to determine if the reason for return falls under Warranty or other.

  6. Perform other related duties as assigned, including but not limited to some Supervisory functions.


High School Diploma or equivalent and a minimum of two (2) years of practical work experience required.


  • Associate’s degree preferred.

  • Training in Lean and 5S desired.

  • Knowledge of Company products a plus.

  • Ability to multi-task and handle a variety of tasks as directed.

  • General knowledge of fabrication and welding processes.

  • Detail-oriented and accurate.

  • Self-assured in decision-making abilities.

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Able to operate hand tools and measuring instruments.

  • Working knowledge of basic computer software including ERP software and Microsoft Office.

  • Ability to lift up to 10 pounds on a regular basis.

  • Ability to sit for long periods of time.

  • Some walking required.

  • Regular attendance required.

Oshkosh Corporation is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. This company will provide equal opportunity to all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status. Information collected regarding categories as provided by law will in no way affect the decision regarding an employment application.

Oshkosh Corporation will not discharge or in any manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with Oshkosh Corporation's legal duty to furnish information.

Certain positions with Oshkosh Corporation require access to controlled goods and technologies subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations or the Export Administration Regulations. Applicants for these positions may need to be "U.S. Persons," as defined in these regulations. Generally, a "U.S. Person" is a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident, or an individual who has been admitted as a refugee or granted asylum.