Salary:  $23.00 – $31.00 per hour

Are you interested in working with custom automotive builds? Are you mechanically inclined? Would you like to learn new skills in this field? Then please keep reading . . .

For 51 years, 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 to be part of an exciting team always striving to be at the forefront of our industry, then we’re looking for you – a driven and motivated new team member who can thrive in multiple production environments.


Position Summary:

Responsible for upfitting and installing various types of truck bodies, mobile power systems, and other truck equipment to various types of chassis and work vehicles.


Experience and Skills:

  • Experience with common automotive shop tools and machines.
  • Ability to read basic blueprints and wiring schematics a plus.
  • Mechanically inclined.
  • Familiarity with 12-volt automotive electrical systems and practices a plus.
  • Must have a current, valid driver’s license.
  • Own tools and toolbox required, but can start without
  • Able to perform general math skills and read a tape measure.
  • A team player with the ability to work independently, as needed.
  • Must provide high attention to detail and quality of work.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, lift heavy objects, climb in, out, and under trucks frequently.


Essential Functions:

  • Maintain a safe and clean working environment.
  • Upfit and install truck bodies onto truck chassis.
  • Install electrical components onto trucks, such as lighting, trailer plugs, and brake components.
  • Install various mobile power systems (PTO-driven air compressor / generators, PTO-driven hydraulic systems, generators, inverters, etc.)
  • Install bumpers, hitches, ladder racks, hose reels, bulkheads, and other various equipment.
  • Fabricate steel components, weld, and paint, as experience permits.
  • Excellent attendance.
  • Some travel available, but not required.



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)
  • Annual Tool Allowance
  • $1,000 Bonus Referral Program
  • Profit Sharing
  • Immediate eligibility for all 9.5 paid holidays
  • Paid vacation days
  • Paid wellness time
  • $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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