Intern, Procurement Analyst

Location: St Joseph, Missouri
Opening ID: 20921
Job Family: Intern
Date Posted: Nov 8, 2019


Job Description

Why Join Altec?

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

Altec specializes in the design, manufacture, sale, and service of aerial devices, digger derricks, cranes, telecom, and specialty equipment.  We are the leading equipment and service provider for the electric utility, telecommunications, tree care, lights and signs, and contractor markets, supporting customers in over 100 countries throughout the world. 

There are immediate opportunities for Business Internships.

Join the thousands who have made Altec their career decision!


  • Pursuing business degree, entering 3rd or 4th year.

Potential Responsibilities

  • Involvement with engineering and production associates with cost savings activities
  • Participate in Lean manufacturing initiatives and take part in Kaizen functions, such as Kanban
  • Maintain accurate material pricing
  • Procure components for the assembly lines and expedite parts accordingly
  • Manage inventory levels and complete projects to insure components are on hand
  • Initiate cost savings opportunities with suppliers
  • Any other special projects as needed
  • Work with suppliers on Delivery performance including Late Shipments
  • Run reports and communicate with suppliers to align deliveries with production schedules


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.