JLG Industries PRODUCTION ASSOCIATE in Dodge Center, Minnesota


This position is responsible for performing general labor tasks to assist in the production of large parts and assemblies. These tasks range from using small power tools to manually handling or stacking materials, in order to keep the production process flowing effectively and efficiently.


  • Perform necessary drilling, grinding, and torch cutting on vehicle chassis, subassembly, fabrication, paint, and assembly areas

  • Maneuver material and operating equipment to required destinations utilizing cranes, lifts, and manual techniques

  • Operate power equipment, torch, and grinder to perform work on various truck components

  • Perform subassembly work for wires, hoses, and small parts

  • Utilize machines and presses to prepare materials for use in subassembly and assembly

  • Lift and stack completed subassemblies and parts up to 65 lbs.

  • Train and work in various areas of production in response to production demands

  • Follow verbal and written work instructions including blue prints

  • Attention to detail necessary to adhere to quality standards

  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations

  • Regular attendance required

  • All other duties and responsibilities that are assigned


  • Ability to obtain H.S. Diploma, or GED, within 24 months of hire

  • 6+ months of experience in a manufacturing or general labor industry


  • 1+ year(s) of experience in a manufacturing or general labor industry