Manufacturing Engineer at Altec Industries, Inc. in Birmingham, Alabama

Posted in General Business 14 days ago.

Type: Full-Time





Job Description:


Why Join Altec?

Come join the industry leader in hydraulic utility equipment! Our position will provide engineering support to all functional areas of our Manufacturing Facility at our Birmingham campus, with a primary focus on continuous improvement. Altec is currently experiencing record growth and is committed to hiring candidates who will continue that record of success.

OUR VALUES:

Customer First - Enjoyment of Work - Family - Financial Stability - Integrity - People are our Greatest Strength - Quality - Spiritual Development - Teamwork

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:


  • Learns Altec's product lines and systems/rules/processes required for different Engineering roles at Altec.

  • Practices prudent engineering and effectively apply formal engineering training adding to the overall effectiveness of the Engineering group and enhancement of Altec's position within the product line

  • Participates and contribute productively as part of Altec's team-oriented design, manufacture and customer service/support efforts

  • Operates with appropriate entry-level decision-making latitude within the scope of an assignment

  • Knows and applies fundamental concepts, practices, and procedures in the engineering field

  • Communicates with customers on issues of technical specifications, product design and operation as appropriate

  • Provides technical support to sales associates

  • Supports Operations, Sales, and Service

  • Interfaces directly with Suppliers and Customers

  • Learns and Utilize Lean principles to improve our products and processes

  • Works within any of the Altec departments as assigned to grow knowledge and skill for future Altec positions


EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND SKILLS REQUIRED:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering required.

  • EIT registration or ability to obtain registration required.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Must be able to work with team members and work with minimal supervision

  • Must be willing to travel up to 25% of the time, potentially on short notice, which may include flying.


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.

Covid-19 Protocols

We are taking measures to keep our employees safe in all of our facilities. We have implemented mask requirements, social distancing, limited contact between our assoicates and remote work where applicable.

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.