Job Summary:

Responsible for daily audits and inspections to assure that all products manufactured meet Featherlite’s high-quality standards, customer specifications, and achieve superior quality and reliability levels.

Essential Functions:

  • Verifies and interprets print packets.
  • Conducts daily inspections and audits.
  • Completes all necessary paperwork for non-conforming material and processes.
  • Proficiency in Epicor.
  • Verifies that processes and procedures are followed during the manufacturing process.
  • Ensures that all materials received are acceptable for manufacturing process.
  • Insures that non-conforming processes and material that are identified, corrected, and removed from the manufacturing process.
  • Maintains a safe working environment and strictly follows all manufacturing policies and procedures.
  • Must cross-train in different manufacturing locations.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Additional duties as assigned.


  • Proficient in the use of all measuring devices.
  • Ability to understand and apply basic blueprint theories.
  • Microsoft Office suite experience and basic computer knowledge
  • Ability to effectively communicate either verbally or in writing to all departments.
  • Capable of making immediate, sound decisions.

Job Requirements:

  • Must possess strong working knowledge of fabrication and metal manufacturing processes.
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced manufacturing arena.
  • Capable of multi-tasking at all times.
  • Able to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • High School Graduate or GED, preferred, not required.


  • 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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