Job Summary:

This position will be responsible for assembling wood cabinets using pre-cut materials following the prints and job specifications, which have been provided. All parts of the cabinet are put together using various hand tools. Once the cabinets are assembled, the assembler puts in the shelves, face frames and other items.

Essential Functions:

  • Organize parts of cabinet to be assembled
  • Following job specifications, assemble cabinets using prints and job specifications
  • Assemble custom cabinets from parts
  • Assemble custom door units from parts
  • Prep material for assembly using exact measurements
  • Operate several different saws to cut material
  • Read work orders to assure accuracy of assembly
  • Make necessary repairs or adjustments to assure quality
  • Lamination of cabinets

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Additional duties as assigned.


  • Must be able to read tape measure
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals
  • Ability to use hand tools, pneumatic staple gun and other electric tools when necessary
  • Experience with specialized woodworking tools
  • Reading and interpreting technical drawing.
  • Ability to follow oral and written communication from Supervisor, lead or co-worker


  • Health Insurance (3 Plan Options)
  • Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Medical Flex Spending Account
  • Dependent Care Spending Account
  • Paid Life Insurance with Option to Purchase More
  • 401(k) Plan with Company Match
  • Generous Paid Time-Off Program
    • Paid Vacation & Personal Time
      • Newly Enhanced Vacation Plan that includes:
        • Annual tenure increase
        • Carry over option
        • Buy back option
    • 8 Paid Holidays Per Year 
    • Leave Benefits Across All Life Stages
    • Paid Short Term & Long Term Disability Time
    • Bereavement Leave 
  • Fitness Program
  • Employee Assistance Program

Apply Now! 

Please complete this employment application and email to or mail to the address listed below to apply for an open position. 

Featherlite Trailers
Human Resources Dept.
P.O. Box 380 
Cresco, IA 52136

You may also apply at our Cresco facility at 816 7th St. West between the hours of 7:00 am and 3:30 pm. 

All offers of employment at Featherlite Trailer Manufacturing, LLC are contingent upon passing background and drug screen. We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer; we strongly encourage Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, and Veterans to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to the individual’s race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age, disability, genetic information, status as a military veteran, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

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