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Maintenance Mechanic Apprentice - 1st Shift

Company: Tenneco
Location: Skokie
Posted on: November 18, 2022

Job Description:

Job Title: DRIV Technician Apprentice

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt


Date: 10/05/2022

General Summary

Work in the Maintenance or Tooling departments as an apprentice. Apprenticeship includes 4 years of evening school and 4 years of on-the-job training for maintenance apprenticeships, or 3 years of evening school and 5 years of on-the-job training for tooling apprenticeships. The apprentice will be assigned a variety of tasks to develop the skill set required to become a journey worker in their chosen craft such as m aintaining efficient and safe operations of all equipment, machinery and building facilities to support the DRIV manufacturing plant, or ensures manufactured parts are within compliance standards. Notify the Operations Supervisor of any occurrences that negatively impact production. Adhere to safety, health, and environmental guidelines.

Reporting Relationships :

  • Job Reports to (Please List Job Title):
    Operations Supervisor and assigned mentor
    • Job Titles and Number of Employees by Job Title Reporting to this Job:
      No direct reports

      Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

      Primary Duty

      Essential Duty? (Yes/No)
    • Through formal education and on-the-job training, acquire the skills required to perform essential tasks in a skilled trade. This includes the areas of CNC, Tool & Die, Mechanical or Electrical maintenance.
    • Participate in coursework related to their apprenticeship. Must maintain a 'C' average at minimum in their related coursework. Satisfactorily complete coursework and follow established attendance guidelines of Tenneco and the related instruction institution.
    • Develop and practice safe work habits and work in such a manner as to assure their personal safety and that of their fellow team members.
    • Promptly report safety or quality problems and shut down the equipment or operational area if unable to resolve.
    • Identify process and equipment inefficiencies and suggest improvements.
    • Other tasks and assignments that are consistent with knowledge and training.

      Job Requirements :


      Successful completion of high school or equivalency program required.

      Skill Requirements:

      All applicants must pass the required math and reading test and aptitude test (mechanical or spatial).

      Physical Requirements:

      The below requirements are for all job titles within this family, but may differ between each individual position:

      • Climb/Balance: Frequently required.
      • Stooping: Regularly required.
      • Kneeling: Occasionally required.
      • Crouch/Crawl: Occasionally required.
      • Bending: Regularly required.
      • Standing: Regularly required.
      • Handle Materials: Regularly required.
      • Manipulate Objects: Regularly required.
      • Vision: Ability to see objects up close or at a distance, in color, adjust focus, and use peripheral vision regularly.
      • Lifting: continuously lifting objects weighing 5lb - 40lb, frequently lifting objects 40lb - 60lb, occasionally lifting objects weighing up to 100lb.

        The preceding job description is intended to provide general guidelines and parameters for the job and is not intended to be a comprehensive, detailed description of the job. The manager and the employee should mutually establish detailed job expectations. Additional development and training for DRIV Technician Apprentice by area follows.

        Nearest Major Market: Chicago

Keywords: Tenneco, Skokie , Maintenance Mechanic Apprentice - 1st Shift, Engineering , Skokie, Illinois

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