Oshkosh Corporation - Dodge Center, MN

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The Commercial segment is a leading manufacturer of refuse collection vehicles, front and rear discharge concrete mixers, portable and stationary concrete batch plants, field service vehicles, and truck mounted cranes. All backed by 24/7 support, our segment’s brands consist of McNeilus, CON-E-CO, London Machinery, and IMT. Oshkosh Commercial leads it's industries in both innovation & quality.

Oshkosh Commercial is a segment of Oshkosh Corporation, which is a Fortune 350, multi-billion dollar company. At Oshkosh Corporation we are dedicated to designing and building the world's toughest specialty trucks, truck bodies, and access equipment by working shoulder-to-shoulder with the people who use them.


Principal function is to test prototype vehicles and/or prototype components following appropriate procedures, standards, and specifications.


  • Operate and maintain equipment and perform other general mechanical duties, such as complete component changes, modifications, teardowns, and reassembly.
  • Test and develop new vehicles and/or components, conduct safety and road ability inspections. Perform tests of systems and components to assure proper operation.
  • Conceive and fabricate test fixtures, including establishing appropriate instrumentation and test sequence and procedures.
  • Perform tests to determine capabilities of vehicles/systems and conformance to specifications and/or regulations.
  • Record and report test data.
  • Investigate and trouble-shoot problems and participate in formulation of corrective action.
  • Troubleshoot systems, perform basic failure analysis, and follow detailed test procedures.
  • Draw basic sketches as relates to redesigned hardware.
  • Plan and schedule work activities to complete assignments in their order of priority to make effective use of time.
  • Communicate effectively.
  • Have a friendly manner and cooperative attitude in dealings with other employees and customers.
  • Follow established departmental and other required procedures.
  • Willingly assists others as necessary to meet deadlines.
  • Preserve high standard of safety during all aspects of job performance which includes exposure to personal and physical hazards on regular basis. Maintain high standard of cleanliness and order in working area for reasons of safety and efficiency.
  • Frequent travel of two week duration expected.

    • Associate's degree in auto/truck mechanics or equivalent work experience
    • 3-plus years related experience in truck/auto mechanics with emphasis on electronics, print reading, and welding

    • Experience with 480V electrical systems.

    • Previous experience in vehicle systems also preferred.

    • Proficiency in fabrication skills such as welding, use of machine shop equipment, etc. is highly desirable
    • Ability to obtain a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)
    • Familiarity with PC’s and Microsoft Office products is a plus

    Oshkosh Corporation is an Equal Opportunity employer and is committed to providing equal opportunities for all employees and applicants. Information collected regarding categories as provided by law will in no way affect the decision regarding an employment application.

    Oshkosh Corporation is also a federal contractor which takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified minorities, women, persons with disabilities, disabled veterans, and veterans of the Vietnam era. Any employee or applicant for employment who is qualified under the applicable regulations will be covered under our affirmative action program by providing this information to the Company. Submission of this information is voluntary, will be kept confidential, and is not a requirement for employment.

    Certain positions with Oshkosh Corporation require access to controlled goods and technologies subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations or the Export Administration Regulations. Applicants for these positions may need to be "U.S. Persons," as defined in these regulations. Generally, a "U.S. Person" is a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident, or an individual who has been admitted as a refugee or granted asylum.

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