Burnsville Staging

Why Join Altec?

If you're considering a career with Altec, Inc., there's never been a better time to join us! Our Company was founded based upon values that place the customer first, and view people as our greatest strength. Altec has continued to grow, utilizing the same basic values, and over the years, those values have helped us to earn the trust and confidence of our customers worldwide. We remain committed to total customer satisfaction in everything we do. That's why today, Altec is an innovative, financially sound company that is setting the standard of excellence in design, manufacturing and service; and that's why you can rely on us to provide you with the stability of a well managed company.

Our Company:

Altec Inc., founded in 1929, is a privately held company headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama.

Altec specializes in the manufacture, sale and service of aerial devices, digger derricks, cranes and specialty equipment for the electric utility, telecommunications, tree care, construction, and light and sign maintenance industries in more than 120 countries.

At Altec, advanced technology efforts are aimed, without exception, at helping customers work "Safer and Smarter." Altec invests more resources than any other manufacturer in the advancement of safety, reliability, uptime and low cost of ownership.

Our Values Sustain Our Vision:

Altec continues to pursue a singular vision: To be recognized by customers as the preferred supplier of products, services and solutions in all markets we serve. Our values sustain that vision, our goals build upon it and our associates help to achieve it. Altec's values are the cornerstone of our corporate culture and every Altec associate is considered an integral part of Team Altec.
Our Values: Customer First, Enjoyment of Work, Family, Financial Stability, Integrity, People Are Our Greatest Strength, Quality, Spiritual Development, Teamwork.


To facilitate the transition of body components between various departments.   


  • Use the Altec Production System to look up and order necessary parts
  • Retrieve and then fill each cart with correct parts for the appropriate department
  • Read and interpret blueprints to determine which parts are needed
  • Fabricate/Verify parts according to blueprint specifications
  • Follow established safety and quality policies, procedures, and practices
  • Support APS (Altec Production System) initiatives.  May participate in RCI events
  • Maintain daily time records
  • Maintain shop tools


  • High School Diploma/GED required.
  • Ability to read, write, and comprehend required.
  • Basic computer usage knowledge required.
  • Ability to read tape measures, blue prints, and schematics required.
  • Knowledge of the following desired.
    o Mechanical


  • Ability to obtain Forklift certificate if required.

    Weather could be extreme hot or cold, depending upon weather conditions.
    Electrical hazards, elevated surfaces, moving objects, chemical or dust, mechanical hazards, vibrations and noise
    Weld smoke and fumes may exist

  • Computer
  • Basic Hand Tools  (wrenches, sockets, hammers, pliers, etc.)
  • Inspection tools
  • Knife / Razors
  • Overhead crane

  • Sheers
  • Tape Measurers
  • Forklift
  • Varies by location and/or job


  • Diesel Fuel
  • Gasoline
  • Hydraulic oil

  • Multi-Purpose Cleaners
  • To be disposed of hazardous waste
  • Varies by location and/or job


  • Earplugs
  • Safety Glasses / Goggles / Face Shields
  • Steel Toe Boots(Metatarsals may be required)
  • Protective Clothing


  • Keep a clean work area (5S)
  • Assist co-workers and group leads as needed
  • Participate in RCI events
  • Shift work may be required.
  • Perform all other duties as required / assigned.


    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

    EEO Statement

    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.