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Pre-Apprentice Maintenance Mechanic Trainee

Apply Job ID 19073 Date posted Mar. 22, 2021 Location Lomira, Wisconsin Full Time / Part Time Full time (FT)


A leading global provider of print and media solutions, Quad/Graphics is powered by a passion for innovation and the most advanced platform in the industry. Our collaborative team of “can-do” people continually challenge the status quo, creating groundbreaking solutions that push the boundaries of communications.

Quad is currently seeking candidates for our Pre-Apprentice Mechanical Maintenance Trainee program. Career paths begin in one of our Wisconsin locations and provides a glimpse into a world class maintenance environment, while completing related classes.

Wisconsin locations include:  Lomira and West Allis

Mechanical Maintenance Trainees receive a hands on experience working in the Industrial Trades. They will assist skilled maintenance personnel in the service and repair, installation, operation, modification, of equipment throughout our advanced manufacturing facilities. Our training program includes exposure to Safe work practices Troubleshooting, Repairing and installing Mechanical systems. Additional areas of learning include; Hydraulics, Pneumatics,  Predictive Maintenance, Welding, Machine tool operation and more.

Trainees can receive regular wage increases at performance milestones and are given a firsthand look at a variety of industrial career paths within the company.

Trainees are eligible to apply for Quads Registered Maintenance Mechanic Apprentice Program. Trainee hours and school credits apply towards our apprenticeship programs.

Hours of this position are flexible around school schedules.

Required Qualifications:

Successful candidates must be able to perform the following: lift 10-15 pounds continuously, lift up to 70 pounds occasionally, receive and follow instructions and use vision in order to identify defects with or without reasonable accommodation. Good verbal and written comprehension, the ability to thrive in a team environment, and work independently with minimal supervision is required.  

  •  Proficient in basic mechanical repair
  •  Ability to use a personal computer

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Enrolled in or completed an Industrial Maintenance related Technician Program
  • Experience in and Industrial manufacturing environment a plus

Additional Company Information 

We offer excellent benefits to eligible employees, including 401(k), holidays, vacations and more.

Quad is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. We are committed to creating a place of belonging — a space where employees do not need to sacrifice who they are to exist and grow in our workplace. Quad does not discriminate on any unlawful basis including race, religion, color, national origin, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Quad also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected categories.

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