Mechanic Apprenticeship - Entry Level

Light Rail Vehicle Mechanic Apprenticeship Program Announcement This is an entry level Rail Equipment Maintenance position leading to the graduation from the TriMet LRV Maintenance Apprenticeship Program as a Journeyman LRV Mechanic.  Great Healthcare and Benefits! Apprentices are responsible for sufficiently completing all assigned formal training and On-the-Job Training (OJT) assignments.   Apprentices are expected to complete TriMet's State of Oregon certified apprenticeship program over a thirty six (36) month period.  Apprentices report to TriMet Training staff during formal training classes.  During OJT assignments, apprentices work under close supervision of a Garage Shift Supervisor and/or Journeyman LRV Mechanic. Position RequirementsHigh school diploma or equivalent.Possess a valid and active driver's license for the past five (5) years. Ability to secure an Oregon or Washington CDL Class "A" license with "P" endorsement and no Air Brake restriction. A combination of at least two (2) years of recent verifiable training and experience in automotive, aviation, or rail vehicle mechanics, which may include college, high school, or trade school mechanics courses and/or a regional occupational program.Apprentice Mechanics must acquire or possess the tools necessary to perform the duties of the position, including pneumatic, measuring and hand tools, and a rollaway tool box.Must be able to successfully complete a three year Light Rail Vehicle Mechanic Apprenticeship. Apprentice Mechanics are required to sign a BOLI Apprenticeship Keywords: General Mechanic, Location: Gresham, OR - 97030
Full time
Gresham, Oregon 97030, US