Apprentice Program Fall 2021 - Electrical Maintenance (Finance)
Schaeffler, a global automotive and industrial supplier, is seeking Apprentices in Electrical Maintenancefor our Fort Mill, SC facility. The apprentice program is Three and a half (3.5) years in length and is comprised of two main components; academic/shop theory studies at York Technical College (YTC) and on-the-job training (OJT) at our facilities located on our Fort Mill campus.
Why become an Apprentice?
Tuition, Books, Tools, and Uniforms are paid for by Schaeffler
Apprentices are paid throughout the entire program
Apprentices receive valuable Classroom and On-The-Job Training and become an internal source for filling key jobs involving new products and technologies
Upon completion of the program, graduating apprentices will receive an Associate Degree in Electrical Maintenance from York Technical College and a Journeyman Certificate from the United States Department of Labor
Key responsibilities include:
Complete 7,000 hours of training, which includes the College Program and on-the-job training in our manufacturing facilities (Electrical Maintenance department).
OJT is rotational and will include, but is not limited to:
Completing maintenance and training activities in a timely manner
Willing to learn and apply acquired skills
Working closely with the Electrician in conducting preventative and corrective maintenance of the building, machinery, and equipment
Completing work-orders in a timely and efficient manner under the supervision of a journeyperson, attends classes as required for apprenticeship, and troubleshoots equipment
Qualified candidates will have:
High School Diploma or GED
Successfully place into the minimum Math and Reading levels for the Apprenticeship Curriculum via the Compass Placement Test (required for school admission);
Measure mechanical aptitude by taking the Bennett's Mechanical
Ability to move or lift 35-50 pounds
Schaeffler is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans