Associate Designer (Not Remote)

Location: Birmingham, Alabama
Opening ID: 28842
Job Family: Drafter - Designer
Date Posted: May 2, 2023


Job Description

Why Join Altec?

If you’re considering a career with Altec, Inc., there’s never been a better time to join us! Our Company was founded based upon values that place the customer first and view people as our greatest strength. Altec has continued to grow, utilizing the same basic values, and over the years, those values have helped us to earn the trust and confidence of our customers worldwide. We remain committed to total customer satisfaction in everything we do. That’s why today, Altec is an innovative, financially sound company that is setting the standard of 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.

Come join the industry leader in hydraulic utility equipment!  Our Designer completes routine drafting work, such as creating models and drawings of structures and equipment systems derived from layouts and sketches.  Altec is currently experiencing record growth and is committed to hiring candidates who will continue that record of success.


Customer First – Enjoyment of Work – Family – Financial Stability – Integrity – People are our Greatest Strength – Quality – Spiritual Development – Teamwork



• Creates and updates basic and routine CAD drawings; performs simple part setup and maintenance in ERP system

• Consults with engineers and/or technical experts regarding design solutions and design standards

• Follows established technical specifications to prepare models and drawings

• All other duties as assigned



  • Drafting Certificate OR two years of drafting experience OR two/ four year applicable degree
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 3D CAD Preferred (for Mechanical Drafters)
  • Solidworks experience preferred

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills

• Must be able to work independently and take direction


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



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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