Website Altec

Welder Job Highlights

Title Welder
Type Full Time (2nd shift)
Experience Required
Function Management/Production
Location Mount Airy, NC, United States
Company Altec

Company Profile

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.

Job Profile

The company is searching for a Welder to join its production team.

Education Level

  • High School Diploma or GED from an accredited institution (required)

Work Experience

  • Vocational training and previous welding experience (desired)


  • Follow established safety and quality policies, procedures, and practices.
  • Learn and operate all equipment within the work area (cell).
  • Maintain and complete any necessary documentation or paperwork.
  • Maintain daily time records.
  • Perform Mig welding by using a variety of arc and gas welding equipment.
  • Perform rework as required.
  • Read and interpret schematics (blueprints).
  • Read and interpret work orders.
  • Support APS (Altec Production System) initiatives. May participate in RCI events.
  • Use basic hand tools such as tape measurer and specialty equipment.
  • Willing to move to other work areas in order to support production needs. (Cross-train).
  • Willingness and ability to train new/current associates.


  • Ability to read tape measures, blueprints, and schematics (required)
  • Ability to read, write, and comprehend (required)
  • Basic computer usage knowledge.


  • Employee Assistance and Mental Health/Substance Abuse Program
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Life Insurance, Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance
  • Medical, Dental, and Prescription Drug Program
  • Retirement 401(k) Program
  • Tuition Assistance Program
  • Vacation and Holidays

Employer’s Statement

Altec Industries and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity Employers. They 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.

To apply for this job please visit jobs.altec.com.

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