Associate Applications Engineering Technologist

Location: St Joseph, Missouri
Opening ID: 18509
Job Family: Drafter - Designer
Date Posted: Nov 19, 2018


Job Description

Why Join Altec?

Altec specializes in the design, manufacture, sale, and servicing of aerial devices, digger derricks, cranes, and specialty equipment.  We are a leading provider of products and services to the electric utility, telecommunications and contractor markets, supporting customers in over 100 countries throughout the world.
Founded in 1929, Altec is an innovative, financially sound company, building on 85+ years of growth and success, leading the industry and setting the standard of excellence.

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 ●

There is an immediate opportunity for an Associate Applications Engineering Technologist.  The successful candidate will posses excellent verbal and written communication skills, with focused detail orientation. This individual will be motivated, goal-oriented and persistent, able to work independently with a high level of initiative while also working well in a team environment.  Must be able to prioritize and handle multiple tasks to meet required deadlines while also ensuring quality work.

The job level is able to be adjusted at time of hire, if the candidate meets the qualifications for jobs of a more experienced level in the career path.


  • Associates degree in Engineering Technology  or related discipline required; Bachelors preferred.
    • Will consider applicants anticipating graduation in December 2018 or May 2019 


  • Perform Applications work such as drawings, schematics, weight studies, BOM’s and other technical documents; identify when Engineering support is necessary and obtain that support to ensure a quality product
  • Create electrical and hydraulics schematics to interface Altec built equipment with OEM supplied chassis
  • Analyze Customer’s technical requirements and coordinate across Altec departments and units to determine the most appropriate solution
  • Present design solutions for Customers
  • Communicate Customer requirements and troubleshoots issues as they arise
  • Provide product support, utilizing other technical personnel as needed
  • Participate in Continuous Improvement initiatives
  • Travel 0-25%

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, 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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