Associate Controls Engineering Technologist

Location: Elizabethtown, Kentucky
Opening ID: 24954
Job Family: Drafter - Designer
Date Posted: Oct 13, 2021


Job Description

Why Join Altec?

Altec Industries is seeking an Associates Controls Engineering Technologist to join the Controls Engineering team. This position will be based at our Elizabethtown, KY plant. The individual in this role will be responsible for supporting the manufacturing process for electrical harnesses.  This will include new harness design, converting existing harness designs into Arcadia software, and creating/maintaining production form boards. 
• Customer first • Enjoyment of Work • Family • Financial Stability • Integrity • People are our greatest strength • Quality • Spiritual Development • Teamwork • 
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. 
  • High School Diploma or GED required 
  • Two-year applicable degree 
  • Four-year applicable degree preferred 
  • With guidance from manager or engineers, perform Controls work such as drawings, schematics, wire harness design, bill of materials, form board designs, and other technical documents 
    • Identify when Engineering support is necessary and obtain that support to ensure a quality product
    • Work with suppliers to identify new products and drive standard components 
  • Analyze technical requirements and coordinate across Altec departments and products to determine the most appropriate solution 
  • With guidance from manager or engineers ensure electrical harness designs comply with relevant internal and external standards. 
  • Present design solutions to project teams 
  • With guidance from engineers, assist with or lead updates to harness manufacturing best practices 
  • Provide product support, utilizing other technical personnel as needed  
  • Participate in Continuous Improvement initiatives 
  • All other duties as assigned 
Altec continues to pursue a singular vision: To be recognized by customers as the preferred supplier of products, services, and solutions in all markets we serve. Our values sustain that vision, our goals build upon it, and our associates help to achieve it. Altec’s values are the cornerstone of our corporate culture and every Altec associate is considered an integral part of Team Altec. Our Values (in alphabetical order): Customer First, Enjoyment of Work, Family, Financial Stability, Integrity, People Are Our Greatest Strength, Quality, Spiritual Development, Teamwork. 


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

EEO Statement

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.