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Astec, Inc.

Structural Technician

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Posted On: Wednesday, 26th April 2017
Department: Construction
Shift: 1st Shift
Location: 4101 Jerome Ave.
Chattanooga, Tennessee 37407
Job Type:
Full Time
Education: High School

Job Description:

  • Must be physically able to perform all aspects of the job in outdoor conditions, i.e. climbing with fall protection and training, standing for long periods, and exposure to extreme elements and harsh conditions.
  • Must be fully experienced in plant assembly and operation specifications.
  • Work in high situations without physical/mental limitations.
  • Must be able to read set-up prints and lay out a jobsite.
  • Ability to read and comprehend set-up drawings and subassembly drawings.
  • Rigging and crane knowledge is a must.
  • Must be fully competent in all aspects of fabrication and assembly of major asphalt equipment with minimal supervision.
  • Follow company policies and procedures at all times.
  • Follow proper safety rules and procedures at all times.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Preferred Skills:

  • Ability to work in high situations without physical/mental limitations required.
  • Ability to read and comprehend set-up drawings and subassembly drawings required.
  • Rigging and crane knowledge is required.
  • Experience in plant assembly and operation specifications required.
  • High school diploma or equivalent certification required.
  • Must be a team player with other employees.
  • Must be able to travel!
  • Needs to have great customer service skills when dealing with the customers on/off of the jobsite.

Company Profile

Astec, Inc., a member of the Astec Industries, Inc. family of companies, is the world leader in both hot and warm mix asphalt equipment technology, support, and training. Astec, Inc. is the only manufacturer in the world to offer a complete line of portable, relocatable, and stationary asphalt plant equipment as well as soil remediation equipment and wood pellet plants. Astec, Inc. produces equipment under the Astec and Dillman brands.

Our core values are:

  • Continuous devotion to meeting the needs of our customers;
  • Honesty and integrity in all aspects of business;
  • Respect for all individuals;
  • Preserving entrepreneurial spirit, innovation, and focus through decentralization; and
  • Profit, growth and safety as means to ensure the success of the company.

Our company's core purpose is to improve the quality of life for people all over the world by building equipment to improve the world’s infrastructure.

We invite you to learn more about Astec, Inc. and what we have to offer to prospective associates.

Astec, Inc. is a Drug Free Workplace, Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer

Company Benefits

Astec, Inc. offers a comprehensive and competitive benefits package as part of its commitment to associates. Benefit highlights include:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Short-Term Disability Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan (including company match)
  • Opportunities for advancement through job posting
  • Paid Days Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • Educational Assistance
  • Payroll Direct Deposit Option
  • TN Valley Credit Union Membership Option
  • Active company safety program
  • Friendly work environment

Please Note: Resumes and applications are not accepted online unless an open position is listed.