Why Join Altec?
Altec is currently recruiting an Engineering Co-op for a one semester commitment, from January - July 2023. Positions are located at the Altec Midwest Facility in St. Joseph, MO. Altec provides housing as well as a competitive hourly wage.
Building on 90 years of growth and success, Altec specializes in the design, manufacture, sale, and service of aerial devices, digger derricks, cranes, and specialty equipment, supporting customers in over 100 countries throughout the world. Altec is an innovative, financially sound company that is leading the industry and setting the standard of excellence.
Co-ops will be placed into the design or manufacturing groups and treated like full-time associates. They will have projects assigned by the mangers and work side by side full-time associates. Lead and participate in Lean/Continuous Improvement events.
Manufacturing Co-ops will be focused on implementing lean manufacturing principles. Altec utilizes the RCI (Rapid Continuous Improvement or KAIZEN) process to implement change. The co-ops will be members and leaders of these teams throughout the 8 months at Altec. In addition to RCI’s, major projects will be assigned such as:
Design Co-ops will work on projects in the testing facility. Projects may include:
Composites Co-ops will help design/development process, launch innovative engineered composite products and work directly with our suppliers.
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