• Apprentice Technician - GreatLakes

    Req No.
    Regular Full-Time
    Union or Non-Union
    Union - 701 Oglesby
    Altorfer Industries Inc.
  • Overview

    POSITION SUMMARY: The role of apprentice technician is that of a technically knowledgeable person in a training role to become a journeyman technician.

    Basic Duties

    PRINCIPAL FUNCTIONS & RESPONSIBILITIES (including, but not limited to):

    • Clean mechanical parts and components
    • Assist in the disassembly and assembly of components.
    • Remove, assist with rebuild, and install components from equipment and engines.
    • Load/unload components, parts and equipment.
    • Transport components, parts, and equipment as directed around the facility.
    • Locate and use service manuals and technical information.
    • Accurately prepare service reports as required.
    • Communicate details of technical problems to supervisors.
    • Keep up to date with developments in tooling, technologies and systems.
    • Use safe working practices.



    The technician must have one of the following:

    • Successful completion of apprenticeship program.
    • Two years experience in hands‑on mechanical repair work with diesel or gasoline engines, or earthmoving or industrial equipment.
    • Graduation from an accredited technical school with emphasis on diesel engine or earthmoving repair may be substituted for experience.


    • Uses parts ordering system.
    • Initiates parts salvage requests
    • Uses service publications
    • Uses Service Information System (SIS)
    • Uses Parts Reusability Guides
    • Maintains personal time cards
    • Maintains inspection, quality, and service reports
    • Performs other related tasks and activities as directed.

    Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Vets


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