Applications Engineer Technologist

Location: Elizabethtown, Kentucky
Opening ID: 19182
Job Family: Engineer
Date Posted: Jan 23, 2019

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Job Description

Why Join Altec?

Altec Industries is seeking an Applications Engineer Technologist for our Focus Factory located in Elizabethtown, KY. From customer interaction to custom product creation, Altec Engineers are leading the industry. Our mission is to profitably design, manufacture, and sell innovative custom products, services, and solutions to users of mobile telecom and utility equipment.

As an Applications Engineer Technologist, you will create custom designs using 3D software and develop customer-specific electrical and hydraulic schematics.  If you possess strong design skills, a knack for problem solving, and a mechanical troubleshooting aptitude, this is the job for you.

Qualifications:

  • Associates degree in Engineering Technology or related discipline required; Bachelors preferred (will consider candidates anticipating a 2019 or 2020 graduation)

Responsibilities:

  • 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%

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

Our Company:

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 ●

Elizabethtown (E’town) is a small, progressive, and safe community located in the heart of Kentucky.  E’town is centrally located within 400 miles of 12 major US cities and sits at the crossroads of Interstate 65, Bluegrass Parkway and Western Kentucky Parkway.  From the birthplace of Lincoln to the birthplace of bourbon, from the world’s largest cave system to famous Fort Knox, we have all the vibrant attributes of a much larger city, but remain a charming small town.  Take a look for yourself…     http://eifky.org/quality-of-life/

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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