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Dexter Axle Application Specialist in Elkhart, Indiana

Dexter, the premier supplier and manufacturer of axles, doors, venting products and related components in the utility trailer, boat trailer, recreational vehicle, heavy duty and manufactured housing markets, has an opportunity for a Applicaiton Specialist at our company headquarters in Elkhart, Indiana - conveniently located near Bristol, IN, Mishawaka, IN, Goshen, IN, Middlebury, IN, South Bend, IN, White Pigeon, MI, Three Rivers, MI, Cassopolis, MI, Dowagiac, MI, and Niles, MI.

Dexter has been a leading manufacturer of trailer axles, brakes and actuation, along with entrance door and venting products for over 50 years serving the utility trailer, recreational vehicle, heavy duty, manufactured housing, agricultural, marine, and specialty markets. Dexter is headquartered in Elkhart, Indiana employing over 2,800 people and operating 18 manufacturing facilities in the U.S. and Canada (Indiana, Georgia, Oklahoma, California, Tennessee, Texas, Florida, Utah, Ontario, and Alberta). Dexter has achieved its many years of success through a commitment to the principles of superior quality, continuous improvement, and unparalleled customer service. Dexter is a wholly owned subsidiary of DexKo Global, Inc.

For more information about our company, access Dexter's web site at

Dexter offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits. Dexter’s benefits package includes Health, Dental, Vision, Life, STD, LTD, FSA, HSA, and 401(k) Plan with company contributions.

Reporting to the IT Project Manager, the Application Specialist develops, creates, modifies, tests, and implements local or company wide applications or specialized utility programs to optimize efficiency. Essential duties and responsibilities include:

  • Analyzes, designs, tests, implements and modifies web-based applications or object oriented software solutions.

  • Generates complex reports to help in managerial decision making.

  • Creates and maintains databases for applications.

  • Streamlines business processes to make them efficient using technology.

  • Documents user guidelines or procedures and makes them available for users.

  • Delivers support to existing users and investigates and resolves application errors, data discrepancies and queries.

  • Provides training and/or support to end-users on new or existing systems.

  • Performs routine troubleshooting of existing software applications.

  • Participates in requirement/implementation meetings with internal clients to understand the business requirements.

  • Manages projects and keeps up-to-date with current technology.

  • Assists in the formulation of procedures and best practices for users of applications.

  • Performs other tasks or duties as assigned.

Requires Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Application Development, Management Information Systems, or a comparable discipline and at least 1 year related experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Expertise with MS SQL Server (create/modify triggers, stored procedures, etc.), SQL Server Reporting Services and Report Builder and developing .NET based windows and website applications are required. Exposure to SQL Server Integration Services package deployment, Synergy/DBL and Zebra Printer ZPL coding beneficial.

ID: 2020-3481

External Company Name: Dexter Axle

Street: 2900 Industrial Parkway East