Welder 2nd and/or 3rd shifts
at Altec, Inc.

Date Posted: 6/22/2019

Job Description

Why Join Altec?

Welder Opportunities

There are opportunities for Welders on 2nd and/or 3rd shifts at Altec in St. Joseph, Missouri - voted #1 employer!

Required Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED
  • Welding knowledge through experience or vocational school training
  • Ability to pass a preliminary weld test and ability to complete AWS D1.1 Code certification within 60 days after being placed in a welding position.
  • Able and willing to work 2nd or 3rd shift.
  • Welding, cutting and/or fabrication of metal parts
  • Wire feed welding, MIG or TIG welding

Responsibilities:

  • Welds using M-I-G processes and with a torch welder
  • Demonstrated ability to burn using a hand torch
  • Demonstrated ability to read blueprints and diagrams and determine critical dimensions and tolerances using measuring tools
  • Read and comprehend blueprints, process routings, and schematics for installation of various truck and body components - large and small - onto truck chassis using torch, welder, winches, hand tools.
  • Performs re-work as required
  • Provide quality and timely workmanship on each work order and maintain daily time standards
  • Demonstrated ability to follow established safety and quality procedures.
  • Team concept, be flexible to move from job to job to support the schedule

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

Building on 90 years of growth and success, Altec specializes in the design, manufacture, sale, and service of aerial devices, digger derricks, cranes, and specialty equipment, supporting customers in over 100 countries throughout the world.  Altec is an innovative, financially sound company that is leading the industry and setting the standard of excellence.

Join the thousands who have made Altec their career decision!

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

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.

Job Snapshot

About Us

Altec is the leading provider of products and services to the electric utility, telecommunications and contractor markets. We provide products and services in over 100 countries throughout the world.

For over 80 years, Altec has been a company committed to excellence. Our products are the industry leaders and are consistently raising the bar through innovative product design, integrated safety features, and continued dedication to total customer satisfaction.

The history, tradition and culture of Altec are founded on our values. Our values are as follows:

  • Customer first
  • Enjoyment of work
  • Family
  • Financial stability
  • Integrity
  • People are our greatest strength
  • Quality
  • Spiritual development
  • Teamwork

Altec promotes an environment built on teamwork where knowledge is shared and innovative solutions are the result. The expertise of our Team is as critical to our success as is the effectiveness of our products and solutions. At Altec, you can personally excel and work with peers to build the industry's most innovative products and solutions.

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