Since 1972, Vanair® has worked hard to bring you the best Mobile Power Solutions® – consisting of air compressors, generators, welders, hydraulics, Electrified Power Equipment®, and engine starters – in our industry so that our customers can work hard in theirs.

If you like being challenged, want to be a part of something special, and desire being part of an exciting team that is always striving to be at the forefront of our industry, then we’re looking for you – a driven and motivated new team member.

We are currently seeking to hire an experienced Quality Technician at our location in Michigan City, Indiana.

Position Summary

  • Inspect incoming and outgoing product for conformance.
  • Contact vendors to arrange shipment of non-conforming material.
  • Identify / verify non-conformances when discovered during the assembly process.
  • Complete tasks deemed necessary from supervisors thoroughly and on time.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • 1st Article inspections.
  • Investigate and report production line failures.
  • Communicate with engineering, purchasing, production staff, receiving, and vendors to maintain quality product.
  • Read prints and schematics to verify tolerances and aesthetics. Use micrometers, calipers, angle finders, paint gauges, ring gauges, plug gauges, gauge blocks, and bore gauges.

Job Qualifications and Skills

  • Must have working knowledge of Microsoft Office.
  • Must have a team-orientated attitude and are able to work with and within groups.
  • Able to multi-task and maintain workloads with changing priorities and timelines.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
  • Must be willing to travel, possess a valid driver’s license, and have a clean driving record. Trips are short and seldom.


Vanair® offers a comprehensive benefit package that includes:

  • 401(k) with matching 5% contribution
  • Employees are 100% invested in the 401(k) on day one
  • Premium low deductible comprehensive health insurance including vision and dental
  • Low employee contribution levels toward health care plans
  • Health savings account (HSA)
  • Flexible spending account (FSA)
  • $1,000 Bonus Referral Program
  • Profit sharing
  • Immediate eligibility for all 9.5 paid holidays
  • Paid vacation days
  • Paid Wellness Time
  • Paid birthday
  • $15,000 free life insurance policy

Great Work Environment

  • Pleasant, clean, well-lighted environment
  • Family-oriented
  • First-of-the-month Friday company-supplied lunches
  • Company Parties including Christmas Party, Santa for the Kids, Summer Family Picnic, and more.
  • Local charity events

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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