Company: Altec Industries, Inc.
Location: Saint Joseph
Posted on: September 14, 2019
Why Join Altec?
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!
Altec is currently recruiting Engineering Co-ops for a one semester
commitment, from January-July 2020. Positions are located at the
Altec Midwest Facility in St. Joseph, MO. Altec provides housing as
well as a competitive hourly wage.
--- Customer First --- Enjoyment of Work --- Family --- Financial
Stability --- Integrity --- People Are Our Greatest Strength ---
Quality --- Spiritual Development --- Teamwork ---
Pursuing Engineering degree in one of the following
Material Science Engineering
Completion of Dynamics & Statics Classes preferred
Prior interaction with Altec team at a recruitment event highly
Coops will be placed into the design or manufacturing groups and
treated like full-time associates. They will have projects assigned
by the mangers and work side by side full-time associates. Lead and
participate in Lean/Continuous Improvement events.
Manufacturing Co-ops will be focused on implementing lean
manufacturing principles. Altec utilizes the RCI (Rapid Continuous
Improvement or KAIZEN) process to implement change. The co-ops will
be members and leaders of these teams throughout the 8 months at
Altec. In addition to RCI's, major projects will be assigned such
Layout of a plant to add additional machinery (lasers, press brake
Improving efficiencies in the fiberglass plant through RCI events,
design changes and rearranging the layout of the facility
Design Co-ops will work on projects in the testing facility.
Projects may include:
Member of a new product development team assisting in the design of
a new product
Testing- strain gauge and structural testing of a new design
Supporting production on prototype units after the initial design
has been completed
Participating in a project with another full-time engineer which
consists of redesigning an entire hydraulic system for a current
Composites Co-ops will help design/development process, launch
innovative engineered composite products and work directly with our
Lead design/development and coordinate through manufacturing
Work in a fast-paced environment with cutting-edge composite
materials and processes.
Keep current on new materials and processing.
Composite supplier development: Direct raw material and project
Project and Engineer Management: Responsibly manage time and
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.
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