Why Join Altec?
There is an immediate opening for the Engineering Manager for our Green Fleet Product Development team . The incumbent of this position will participate with and supervise associates to develop and support products for Altec's industry leading hybrid electric power systems.
At Altec you will be challenged with designing and testing equipment that leaves the noisy, fuel consuming engine off while the customer continues to operate their equipment.
Additionally you will enjoy the personal reward of being responsible for designing industry leading jobsite energy management systems (JEMS).
Altec JEMS Products :
Maintains product performance
Reduces machine noise thereby improving safety through improved operator communication
Reduces maintenance cost
Reduces fuel cost by eliminating engine idling
Under your leadership, you and your team will have the opportunity to be involved in all aspects of hybrid energy management system design;
from discussions with customers, to gathering initial design ideas, through the manufacturing process, and into the hands of Altec's customers.
This includes :
Technical and design responsibility for all aspects of small mechanical or electro-mechanical assemblies which were successfully produced in moderate to high volume.
Component design using Solidworks and AutoCAD
Prototype design and build
Electrical and hydraulic component selection
Performance and design testing and verification
Electrical and hydraulic schematic layout
Analyze field data for design improvements
Design optimization for manufacturability
Benchmarking of new technology and competitive products
Present data / trade-offs to management to facilitate the making of decisions.
Enjoyment of Work
People Are Our Greatest Strength
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.
4-year Bachelor's Degree required
Engineering Discipline preferred
Minimum of six (6) years' experience, two (2) of which were as a Supervisor required
Current, valid Driver's License
Internal Candidates will be an associate in good standing
Must be willing to travel up to 25% of the time, potentially on short notice, which may include flying
Sets and manages to objectives for the associates and the department in support of Altec goals
Develops and implements strategies for the department
Ensures processes and procedures are implemented and adhered to
Assumes Management responsibility for the following :
Engineering, business, and technical integrity
Training of Engineers, Supervisors, and Managers
Coordinates resource and manpower management
Develops, establishes, and encourages a participative attitude within the project or support team
Ensures that Customers and Suppliers value each interaction with the team
Additional Responsibilities :
Conducts performance reviews
Conducts Compensation review and recommendations
May manage other supervisors within the Department he / she works
Assists in the development and ongoing management or project budgets
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.