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Altec Industries

Altec Industries

Other Engineering
St Joseph, MO, USA
Posted on Wednesday, January 24, 2024

Why Join Altec?

Electrical Technician – Off Shift

Join an industry leader. Altec’s products – Made in America – provide a comprehensive line of equipment that gives utility, telecommunications, and other essential service providers the tools to build and maintain critical infrastructure.

Apply today for an electrifying career!

Do you have a passion for car stereo or off-road lighting installation? Do you have a background in diesel mechanics? Will you get amped up to work on 12-volt electrical systems?

If so, join Team Altec as an Electrical Technician focusing on the installation, diagnostic, and troubleshooting of electrical systems for truck-mounted hydraulic utility equipment.

To be considered for this position a person must have the following skills and qualifications:

  • Vocational school and/or knowledge/experience in basic electricity required; vocational school training preferred.
  • Vocational school and/or knowledge/experience in automotive wiring, including knowledge of automotive electrical component technology required; vocational school training preferred.
  • Aptitude to use computer-based automotive diagnostic equipment.
  • Ability to work with engineering on a project basis.
  • Knowledge of and, ability to use Altec's Quality Improvement Process.
  • Ability to read and understand electrical-related blueprints and schematics.
  • Ability to work with customers on writing unit specs, as well as troubleshooting problems over the phone.
  • Demonstrated ability to work under the team concept.
  • Possess a good safety record.
  • Demonstrated basic welding and mechanical ability.


  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • Ability to work 2nd/3rd shift required.
  • Ability to read, write, and comprehend required.
  • Basic computer knowledge required.
  • Vocational technical school certificate in a manufacturing field preferred.
  • Vocational Training in place of experience will be considered.

The successful candidate will have a high regard for safety and enjoy working in a team environment.


  • Install and complete electrical connections for LED lights, inverters, batteries, and hybrid electrical systems per Altec standards.
  • Perform chassis parameter calibration to interface with Altec installed components.
  • To provide quality and timely workmanship on each job performed
  • Thorough and timely completion of related documentation.
  • Performs re-work as required.
  • Maintain clean and orderly materials and work environment and
  • Follows all established safety, environmental and & quality policies, and practices.

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

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