Saint Joseph, Missouri

Why Join Altec?

Become part of Altec's Final Assembly, a collaborative team that exceeds customer expectations, values its team members, and upholds Altec’s core values.

2nd Shift (2pm – 10pm)

Competitive Starting Wage with Shift Differential

These associates will be responsible for painting all types of units and vehicles allowing delivery to the end customer! The successful candidate will have well-rounded knowledge of, for example, automotive painting and good hand-eye coordination.



Join an industry leader. Altec’s products – Made in America – provide a comprehensive line of equipment that gives utility, telecommunications, and other essential service providers the tools to build and maintain critical infrastructure.

  • Settle in with an Original Equipment Manufacturer in an Essential Industry (supporting Utilities, Tree Care, & Telecom)
  • We are hardworking people who support hardworking people, who support hardworking people!
  • Maintain your career focus, with continued training, growth & development encouraged within Altec
  • Competitive compensation that rewards performance
  • Comprehensive benefits including affordable medical options, dental and vision care, matching 401(k), company-paid Basic Life, wellness programs, company events, a range of training and education on-line offerings for personal and professional


Vocational Training in lieu of experience will be considered.

  • Knowledge of automotive painting required.
  • Knowledge in spraying high-pressure automotive body sealant and bed coatings.
  • Proven finish painting skills, including mixing paints.
  • Proficiency in spraying with paint guns required, electrostatic preferred.
  • Skills in sanding and other automotive paint preparation items.
  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • Ability to work 2nd/3rd shift required.
  • Ability to read, write and comprehend required.
  • Basic computer knowledge required.
  • Knowledge of, and experience in automotive body work helpful.

The successful candidate will have a high regard for safety and enjoy working in a team environment.

Major Responsibilities 

  • Provides quality and timely workmanship on each job performed.
  • Maintains clean and orderly materials and work environment and
  • Follows all established safety, environmental and quality policies and practices.



Saint Joseph, Missouri

Altec is more than just another company. We’re a team that believes in family and the value of hard work, and we pride ourselves on helping associates build lasting careers. Altec is a custom manufacturer and our associates are challenged every day to build new solutions to make our customers' jobs easier, whether that’s keeping the lights on, trimming trees or lifting building materials to new heights.

Altec is a leading provider of products and services to the electric utility, telecommunications, tree care, lights and signs, and contractor markets. We deliver products and services in more than 100 countries throughout the world. 

The history, tradition and culture of Altec are founded on our values:

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

The typical Altec team member is hands-on, driven, high energy and creative, much like our U.S. Military and their families. That's why we have made it our mission to bring more veterans and military spouses onto our team!

Apply today! We value your background and understand your resume. Let us help you transfer those skills to a civilian career you can be proud of and grow in.

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