ALTEC INC Applications Engineer in St Joseph, Missouri

Why Join Altec?There is an immediate opening for an ApplicationsEngineer,located at our Midwest campus inSt. Joseph, MO.Our engineers work collaboratively to implement lean principles throughout the facility, support manufacturing and the field with existing products, and may work with New Product Development teams.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.QualificationsBachelor's Degree in Engineering requiredEIT registration or ability to obtain registration requiredTwo plus years (4 years preferred) experience in electrical systems requiredSolidworks/3D modeling experience requiredExperience with hydraulics preferredCurrent valid driver's licenseExcellent written and verbal communication skillsMust be able to work with team members and work with minimal supervisionMust be willing to travel up to 25% of the time, potentially on short notice, which may include flyingResponsibilitiesCreates custom designed Altec solutions to meet Customer specific requirements, including new custom electrical optionsWorks closely with other Applications Engineering team members to design custom electrical and hydraulic systemsSystems integration with OEM chassis and Altec equipmentGenerates computer modeled schematics/drawings for both Customer approval and for use during fabrication and assembly of the productInterfaces directly with Sales and Customers throughout the entire build process including being involved in pre-build spec reviews and pre-delivery customer inspectionsSupports Operations and Service by hands-on and remote troubleshooting, working alongside Altec technicians and other engineersCollaborates with other teams within Altec to establish and maintain lean principles by being involved in and leading Kaizen events to improve our products and processesSponsorships not available. Altec offers a competitive salary that rewards performance and dedication, along with a comprehensive benefits package that includes:Medical, Dental and Prescription Drug ProgramRetirement 401(k) ProgramVacation and HolidaysFlexible Spending AccountsTuition Assistance ProgramEmployee Assistance and Mental Health/Substance Abuse ProgramLife Insurance, Accidental Death and Dismemberment InsuranceAltec 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.VEVRAA Federal ContractorEqual Opportunity Employerminorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity