Why Join Altec?
Our mission is to profitably design, manufacture, and sell innovative custom products, services, and solutions to users of mobile telecom and utility equipment. From customer interaction and new product design to the implementation of manufacturing processes, Altec Engineers are leading the industry. If you possess strong design skills, a knack for problem solving, and a mechanical troubleshooting aptitude, this is the job for you.
Applications and Green Fleet Product Engineering opportunities are available.
As an Applications Engineer, you will create custom designs, develop customer-specific electrical and hydraulic systems, and design structural assemblies using 3D software. Applications Engineering plays a critical role in developing new options and configuring a technical build package for operations according to customer specifications.
As a Green Fleet Product Engineer, you will produce/evaluate new designs and components to improve quality, cost and performance; research and evaluate new materials, equipment and processes; develop test specifications and develop/test prototypes. Altec Green Fleet developments are the result of Altec’s culture of sustainability and continuous improvement helping customers operate more efficiently and reduce impact on the environment.
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or a Master’s Degree in Engineering; excludes Technology
Minimum four (4) years’ experience in an engineering role
Excellent written and communication skills.
Ability to work with team members and work with minimal supervision.
Demonstrated thorough understanding and ability in engineering practices and principles.
Willing to travel up to 25% of the time, potentially on short notice, which may include flying.
Learn Altec’s product lines and systems/rules/processes required for different Engineering roles at Altec.
Practice prudent engineering and effectively apply formal engineering training adding to the overall effectiveness of the Engineering Group and enhancement of Altec’s position within the product line.
Participate and contribute productively as part of Altec’s team-oriented design, manufacture and customer service/support efforts.
Operate with appropriate entry-level decision-making latitude within the scope of an assignment.
Know and apply fundamental concepts, practices, and procedures in the engineering field.
Communicate with customers on issues of technical specifications, product design and operation as appropriate.
Provide technical support to sales associates.
Support Operations, Sales, and Service.
Interface directly with Suppliers and Customers.
Learn and Utilize Lean principles to improve our products and processes.
Work within any of the Altec departments as assigned to grow knowledge and skill for future Altec positions.
Participate in Continuous Improvement Initiatives
Should the selected candidate meet the qualifications of a more experienced level in the career path, the job level may be adjusted.
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 ●
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.