Precision Roll Grinders, Inc. Machine Shop Apprentice in Allentown, Pennsylvania
OVERVIEWWorking for Precision Roll Grinders (PRG) means working for the western hemisphere's most accurate roll and cylindrical shaft grinding and servicing company. We are the recognized industry leader whose excellence, as well as reputation, is measured by millionths of an inch and 50 years of stability. Just as the world's top manufacturers rely on us to keep them up and running, we rely on our team of exceptional individuals to ensure that we remain the go-to partner in the industry. Repairing, refurbishing and servicing an always-changing inventory of multi-ton jobs requires and investment in technology, and more importantly, people.This is why we reward our team members in many ways, beyond competitive salaries and excellent benefits. As a PRG team member, you'll enjoy an independent work environment, the option to pursue career advancement within any of our four U.S. locations and countless opportunities to grow- both personally as well as professionally. And because we value you, you're always encouraged to advance your skill sets and continue your learning through our generous education reimbursement policy.PRG offers a very competitive compensation and exceptional benefits package, including medical, prescription drug, dental, life insurance, short and long-term disability, 401k with company contribution, flexible spending accounts, educational assistance, employee assistance program, holidays, and vacation.WHY WORK AT PRECISION (ACCORDING TO OUR OWN EMPLOYEES)Great group of coworkers .and.ndash; friendly, team atmosphere .and.ndash; lots of cooperation.Challenging and diverse jobs .and.ndash; work on different things every day.Very safe, air-conditioned workplace.Freedom to expand your horizons, both personally and professionally- culture of continuing education.Reliable, family owned business with good job security and a lot of flexibility.Company is growing with clear career pathways and expanding opportunities.Open and honest communications all the way to the top- management is accessible and cares.MACHINE SHOP APPRENTICEWe have several exciting opportunities for Grinder or Mechanic trainees who assist Grinder Operators, Mechanics and Machinists in their daily work. PRG offers our apprentices a structured training program with regularly scheduled performance evaluations (quarterly) that reward success with increased compensation.QUALIFICATIONSAbility to work swing shift First (7:00 - 3:00) / Second (3:00 to 11:00) every other week.High School Diploma or GED.Two-year degree from a technical school preferred, but not required.Strong mechanical aptitude.Good basic math skills.Must be able to speak, read, write and understand English.Must be able to lift up to 60 pounds and able to stand for up to 12 hours.Ability to work well with others.Overtime and weekend work required throughout the year.Precision Roll Grinders is an equal opportunity employer.