Help Wanted

The Whitley County Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Center provides help wanted ads to our members free of charge. To provide a help wanted listing, send your information via email in a similar format to the postings below and we will publish it on our website at our earliest convenience. Please include the job title, brief job description, application information and your contact information. Send your job posting information to:

Ultra Electronics – USSI

Team Leader: Position is a dynamic cross functional leadership role within the Production team responsible for supervising production staff in a manufacturing and assembly environment. This position plans and assigns work, implements policies and procedures and recommends improvements in production methods, equipment, operating procedures and working conditions. Experience: Must be a US citizen.   Must have AS or BS in related field and 2 years experience in supervision.  Degree in Manufacturing Management preferred.  Must have proficiency with using computers; particularly, a familiarity with the Microsoft Office Suite, along with the functional capability to become familiar with time reporting and ERP system software within thirty (30) days of hire. Experience in the area of electronics and mechanical assembly, experience in Materials Requirements Planning systems and Lean Manufacturing concepts. Must have training in supervision of employees. Must be able to effectively communicate to each member of the production team.  Must also possess team building skills or have had team building training. To apply, submit resumes on-line:

Supplier Quality Manager: Drive continuous improvement with USSI suppliers and ensure  material meets the requirements of  USSI. This includes 1)new supplier qualification and on-site audits, 2)transition of parts from one supplier to another, 3)supplier tooling management,  4)material investigation, resolution,  and containment (NCMR processes), 5)develop and maintain supplier quality metrics, 6)coordinating receiving inspection, 7)failure analysis reporting,  and 8)risk assessment of USSI parts, including counterfeit parts and material control. Experience: Bachelors Degree with 4 years of experience. Engineering or Business degree with strong mechanical skills. Excellent analytical skills. High level of initiative with ability to self-manage. Strong interpersonal skills with ability to work both independently and as part of a team.  Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Team Player. To apply, submit resumes on-line:

Software Quality Engineer: The person in this position is responsible for the  software validation testing (system testing) of new software and firmware designs as well as validating  product software changes.  Tasks includes defining test methods and create test plans for new or updated software projects to determine if the software will perform accurately and reliably according to documented requirements as well as established standards under both normal and abnormal conditions. The job also includes writing test plans, development of automated testing routines/systems using software controlling test measurement equipment. Also the job requires documenting, keeping organized records of tests, writing final verification and defect reports suitable for publishing to USSI customers.  The individual will be required to work closely with the Program Management, software development engineers, and customer representatives.  Consult with product development to evaluate system interfaces, operational requirements, and performance requirements of overall system. Support manufacturing by verifying test fixture software or any software used during production.  Participate in bi-weekly software meetings. Experience: Bachelors Degree in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or Computer Science.  Minimum 2 years of experience with C,  Java and/or Python language is desired.   Demonstrated knowledge of interfaces between processor circuitry and external hardware – A/D, D/A, serial interfaces, flash memory, etc.  Excellent analytical skills. Familiarity with lean/six sigma plus a through understanding of root cause failure analysis process discipline.  High level of initiative with ability to self-manage.  Strong interpersonal skills with ability to work both independently and as part of a team.  Excellent written and verbal communication skills.  Must be a US citizen and capable of securing a US DOD secret security clearance. To apply, submit resumes on-line:

Blue Bell Lofts

Blue Bell Lofts is currently seeking an energetic and experienced Leasing agent. They are looking for someone with Tax credit experience that will be able to train quickly and is a self-starter. They are searching for someone who is motivated and excited about Whitley County and all the great aspects of leasing. Duties include:

Renaissance Village
Renaissance Village is currently seeking RNs/LPNs/CNAs. Come join our exceptional team in providing outstanding customer care. Flexible scheduling with superior pay. Apply in person today at 6050 S 800 E-92, Fort Wayne, IN 46814. 260-625-3545

Whitley County Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Center – Volunteers
We’re looking for a few great volunteers to help with some fun projects on the horizon! Whether you’ve got a few hours to contribute occasionally OR you’d like a scheduled weekly volunteer project, let us know.
The Chamber is a 98-year-old, local non-profit organization with a mission to serve as the advocate, the resource and the champion for local businesses and non-profit organizations in our community.
For details, contact Jennifer Romano at 248-8131 or email

Eagle Glen
Now Hiring! We are looking for part time staff for our grille room here at Eagle Glen. If you are or if you know of anyone interested in working in a fun and fast paced environment please contact the golf shop at 260-248-4653 and ask for Clint. Background in food or restaurant industry preferred but not required.

Clear Vision Media
We at Clear Vision Media are hiring! We are looking for a part time Web developer, and content creator that is fluent in WordPress, photoshop and other adobe products. We need someone who lives in the Warsaw area. For more information, call Scott Clay at 574-453-1913.

Wings Etc.
The Columbia City Wings Etc. is accepting applications for cheerful, reliable cooks and servers with positive attitudes and a great work ethic. To apply, visit the store at 496 West Plaza Drive in Columbia City. Apply weekdays between 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.

Brew’ha Coffee House in downtown Columbia City is hiring for day shift (5 a.m. to 2 p.m.) and night shift (2 p.m. to 9 p.m.) Applications can be completed online at or in person. Brew’ha offers a fast paced, energetic atmosphere with friendly people.

Urban Station – Part-time Kitchen Help
Urban Station in Columbia City is currently hiring for part-time kitchen help. For more information, contact Kristin Spangle at 260-244-5976.

Passages, Inc. – Direct Support Professionals
Passages, Inc. is accepting applications for full and part time Direct Support Professionals who would provide daily living supports for intellectually disabled adults. Applicants must have reliable transportation with clean driving record and current proof of auto insurance, valid Indiana driver’s license, and high school diploma or equivalent. Applications accepted online at or in person at 301 W. Van Buren Street, Columbia City, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. M-F.

Member Business Job Links
Check the following links for current job openings:

Shindigz in South Whitley

PeopleLink Staffing

Ultra Electronics

Parkview Whitley Hospital

Whitley County Consolidated Schools

Whitko Community Schools

Smith-Green Community Schools

Steel Dynamics

Whitley County Government

City of Columbia City

To have your business job link posted here, contact or call (260) 248-8131.