Shop Equipment Mechanic

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Location: Riviera Beach, Florida
Opening ID: 28246
Job Family: Maintenance and Mobile Service
Date Posted: Mar 24, 2023


Job Description

Why Join Altec?

Altec Service Groups is looking for Shop Equipment Mechanics

Why Altec?

  • We are hands down the industry leader in Service
  • Establish a career with an Original Equipment Manufacturer in an Essential Industry that supports Utilities, Tree Care, & Telecom
  • On demand access to technical support, direct parts, and engineering
  • Ongoing training on Altec equipment
  • Competitive compensation that rewards performance
  • Comprehensive benefits including affordable medical options, dental and vision care, matching 401(k), company-paid Basic Life, wellness programs, company events, paid vacation
  • Potential to work overtime

Our Company: Family-owned since 1929, Altec has the reach and resources of a large organization with the heart of a local firm. “More than just building equipment, we also build relationships.” Altec products and services can be found across the U.S. and in over 100 countries around the world. Safety is a primary responsibility in everything we do as is support of the Altec Company Values: Customer First - Enjoyment of Work - Family - Financial Stability - Integrity - People are our Greatest Strength - Quality - Spiritual Development – Teamwork

Here's How You Can Contribute to Our Team:

  • Performs replacement of electrical, hydraulic, and mechanical components
  • Utilizes all technical support resources (including but not limited to: operators, parts, and maintenance manuals, HowFactory, etc.) in troubleshooting, determining procedures and identifying parts needed for repair
  • Performs Unit Condition inspections and Reports (UCR's)
  • Maintains work area in a safe, clean, and orderly manner
  • Performs all tasks in a manner fully consistent with Altec Safety practices and procedures
  • Advises supervisors of situations that may impact a customer relationship
  • Provides accurate and sufficient information on all required documents
  • Demonstrates Altec Company Values
  • All other duties as assigned

To be successful in this role you will need:

  • High School Diploma, state-approved High School Equivalency, or GED
  • Strong interpersonal, customer service, and organizational skills
  • Physical effort to move objects and tools that may weigh up to 75 pounds; frequent stooping, bending, squatting, and kneeling
  • Must be willing to travel
  • A high level of dexterity
  • Ability to provide tools per the Altec tool policy as needed
  • Ability to drive motor vehicles
  • Ability to develop basic computer skills with Microsoft office
  • Ability to support customer by working overtime
  • Safety In everything we do


  • Previous mechanic and/or equipment service experience
  • Education in mechanics, electrical or hydraulic systems
  • Experience with aerial devices, digger derricks, chippers, cranes; or construction, mining, farm equipment such as excavators, skid steers, dozers or tractors; or military heavy equipment such as the MRAP vehicle, HMEE, or tanks; aircraft and aerospace or ground support equipment (AGE/GSE) or similar

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

Altec offers a competitive salary that rewards performance and dedication, along with a comprehensive benefits package, which includes:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Paid Vacation and Holidays
  • Retirement 401(k) Program
  • Prescription Safety Glasses
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Employee Assistance and Mental Health/Substance Abuse Program
  • HealthMiles Rewards Program
  • Life 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.