Quad/Graphics Industrial Maintenance Mechanic Apprenticeship in Sussex, Wisconsin

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Position Overview:

Quad/Graphics is seeking Industrial Maintenance Mechanical Apprentices for our Sussex, Pewaukee, West Allis and Lomira plant locations. This is a 4-year, State of Wisconsin approved apprenticeship program that combines on-the-job training with classroom instruction at an approved technical college.

While in the plant, the mechanical apprentice will be responsible for the following:

  • Assisting with the installation, servicing and troubleshooting of production and support equipment.

  • Completing rotations through various maintenance departments; Quad Metal Works, Predictive, Mechanical Departments in Building, Press, Finishing and Automation.

Upon successful completion of the program, the position will be responsible for performing a wide variety of installation and repair work on mechanical systems.

Required Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent is required, as select candidates will be required to complete a standard admissions assessment at an approved technical college.

  • Strong verbal and written comprehension, with the ability to thrive in a team environment and work well under supervision.

  • The ability to work responsibly in a variety of environments, including at heights up to 50 feet are essential.

  • Apprentices may be required to travel locally in order to complete program requirements, therefore, the ability to travel between our plants is essential.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Mechanical aptitude, strong math skills and basic computer skills, are highly desirable.

  • Experience or exposure in an advanced manufacturing environment or recent, skilled trade related classes is preferred but, not required.