Engineer, Hardware Design - Controls

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Location: St Joseph, Missouri
Opening ID: 18808
Job Family: Engineer
Date Posted: Jan 29, 2019


Job Description

Why Join Altec?

Join a focused team where you can have an immediate impact in developing Altec's next world-class product. Develop the next generation of equipment in a company that is a leader in the utility equipment industry. The Altec Controls Group is responsible for various aspects of control system design.

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This position is located in St. Joseph, Missouri, a friendly city planted down by the banks of the Missouri River, known for its close community. Locals and new residents of St. Joseph form friendships at a variety of events such as jazz festivals, outdoor activities on a 26-mile green parkway and seasonal tailgating parties. In St. Joseph, you will surely enjoy ample opportunities to make new friends and memories. Find out more at:

Altec Inc. is a financially stable company with a history of continuous growth, providing a pool of resources to draw on for support and with a focus on continuous improvement.  Advancement opportunities exist, with relocation potential around the country and around the world.

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.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering required – Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering strongly preferred
  • EIT registration or ability to obtain registration required
  • Minimum 2 years of relevant experience
  • Experience with schematic design and PCB layout
  • Familiarity with all phases of hardware design including:
    • Design/development
    • Component selection
    • Prototyping
    • Testing/qualification
    • Releasing/change management
  • Must be able to work with team members and work with minimal supervision
  • Must be willing to travel 25% of the time, potentially on short notice, which may include flying

The Altec control system design process involves working with customers to develop an idea and support it through the Altec Product Development Process and into the hands of our customers. This includes requirements generation and definition, initial conceptual design, prototype design and build, component and sensor selection, meeting functional and safety performance requirements, cost benefit analysis, electrical layout and design, performance and design testing and verification, design optimization for manufacturability and service, customer interfacing including direct customer support.

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

Competitive pay which rewards performance

Comprehensive benefits including 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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