Green Fleet Operations Engineer

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Location: Elizabethtown, Kentucky
Opening ID: 27292
Job Family: Engineer
Date Posted: Oct 18, 2022


Job Description

Why Join Altec?

Become a part of “Environmentally Responsible Engineered Solutions," a collection of products that encompass the industry’s most advanced technologies.

Help customers operate more efficiently and reduce impact on the environment.

  • Be on the ground-floor of a cutting-edge Altec initiative
  • Take ownership of your career with this as the next step!
  • Do it with renewed passion for a new product line
  • Work with multiple teams both within a location and across the company


  • ABET EAC certified Bachelor's Degree in Engineering (excludes Engineering Technology) or a Master’s Degree in Engineering
  • Excellent written and communication skills.
  • Ability to work with team members and work with minimal supervision.
  • Willing to travel up to 25% of the time, potentially on short notice, which may include flying.
  • Prior interaction with Altec Team at a recruitment event highly preferred


  • Provide support and assist multiple Final Assembly plants with Green Fleet products through production.
  • Collaborate with other Green Fleet Operations Engineers to ensure cohesiveness throughout Altec’s Final Assembly plants as we integrate new Green Fleet products into production.
  • Develop training opportunities to assist Sales, Engineering, Production and Service regarding Green Fleet products. 
  • Coordinate and implement, as necessary, modifications in work instructions and process control.
  • Review the design of components and parts; recommend design changes that will facilitate efficient product integration and cost reduction.
  • Provide leadership to improve work processes, utilize new technologies, meet business needs and implement best practices.
  • Lead continuous improvement efforts in the areas of safety, quality, cost, and delivery.
  • Ensure manufacturing is building product in conformance to current engineering documentation.
  • Analyze production methods, processes, and operations to determine design modifications that will enhance production efficiency and reduce costs.
  • Develop processes for managing operational activities, promote common work instructions, and implement quality standards.
  • Put processes in place to provide clear communication amongst the FA's for new product rollouts as well as product improvements.
  • Support integration of products into different chassis models as well as model year changes.
  • Support new product launches that effect multiple facilities (Core Controls/Worldview/Electric Vehicles)

Should the selected candidate meet the qualifications of a more experienced level in the career path, the job level may be adjusted.

Take a Career Step!

  • Work in a facility that designs, sells, manufactures, assembles, and tests its own products.
  • Have the opportunity to contribute in a variety of areas.
  • Hands-on approach is encouraged: work with the team to implement best practices.
  • Altec Inc. is a financially stable company with a history of continuous growth, providing a pool of resources to draw on for support and focuses on continuous improvement. 
  • Advancement opportunities exist, with relocation potential around the country.

Our Company:

Altec specializes in the manufacture, sale, and service of aerial devices, digger derricks, cranes, and specialty equipment for the electric utility, telecommunications, tree care, construction, and light and sign maintenance industries in more than 120 countries.

At Altec, advanced technology efforts are aimed, without exception, at helping customers work “Safer and Smarter.” Altec invests more resources than any other manufacturer in the advancement of safety, reliability, uptime and low cost of ownership.

Founded in 1929, Altec is an innovative, financially sound company that is setting the standard for excellence in design, manufacturing and service; and that’s why you can rely on us to provide you with the stability of a well-managed company.

Join the thousands who have made Altec their career decision!

● Customer First ● Enjoyment of Work ● Family ● Financial Stability ● Integrity ● People Are Our Greatest Strength ● Quality ● Spiritual Development ● Teamwork ●

Elizabethtown (E’town) is a small, progressive, and safe community located in the heart of Kentucky.  E’town is centrally located within 400 miles of 12 major US cities and sits at the crossroads of Interstate 65, Bluegrass Parkway and Western Kentucky Parkway.  From the birthplace of Lincoln to the birthplace of bourbon, from the world’s largest cave system to famous Fort Knox, we have all the vibrant attributes of a much larger city, but remain a charming small town.  Take a look for yourself…

Altec offers a competitive salary that rewards performance and dedication, along with a comprehensive benefits package that includes:
          • Medical, Dental and Prescription Drug Program
          • Retirement 401(k) Program
          • Vacation and Holidays
          • Flexible Spending Accounts
          • Tuition Assistance Program
          • Employee Assistance and Mental Health/Substance Abuse Program
          • Life Insurance, Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance


Altec Industries, Inc. and its affiliates are equal opportunity employers and maintain affirmative action plans to recruit, retain, develop, and promote qualified individuals without unlawful consideration of race, gender, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, citizenship status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. Altec strives to maintain a work environment free from unlawful discrimination and harassment, where associates are treated with respect and dignity.



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