Service Technician

Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana
Opening ID: 24154
Job Family: Group Leader
Date Posted: Sep 30, 2021


Job Description

Why Join Altec?

Be a part of a respected company in business for over 90 years.  Altec NUECO provides used equipment to our customers as well as an exit strategy for disposing of existing equipment.  Our Service Technicians are vital in helping us deliver on Altec’s commitment to be there for the life of the equipment.



Altec Inc. is a financially stable company with a history of continuous growth, providing a pool of resources to draw on with a focus on continuous improvement. Altec specializes in aerial devices, digger derricks, cranes, telecom, and specialty equipment, supporting customers in over 100 countries throughout the world.


Customer First - Enjoyment of Work - Family - Financial Stability – Integrity

People are our Greatest Strength - Quality - Spiritual Development - Teamwork


  • Related experience or education
  • Welding experience preferred
  • Hydraulic/mechanic strongly preferred
  • Specific experience includes truck-mounted hydraulic utility equipment such as aerial devices, digger derricks, chippers, cranes, specialty equipment
  • Examples of related equipment are construction, mining, or farm equipment such as dozers or tractors; or military heavy equipment such as the MRAP vehicle, HMEE, or tanks. Aircraft and Aerospace or Ground Support Equipment (AGE / GSE) repair is also good experience.
  • Provide own tools, based on Altec tool policy.
  • Occasional overtime may be required
  • Physical effort and dexterity are required, lifting up to 75 pounds, including service-related tools.
  • High School or GED required

Major Responsibilities:

  • Uphold Altec’s safety commitment
  • Maintain and repair Aerial Devices, Digger Derricks, and other equipment
  • Determine overall condition of machines through inspections
  • Diagnose issues with hydraulic and electrical systems
  • Restore equipment to working order
  • Exhibit positive and effective interaction with other Altec associates, vendors, and customers
  • Maintain accurate records of all service, repair, and other work

Competitive pay plus comprehensive benefits including:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • 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.