Intern Technician - ThinkBIG - 2024
Company: Foley Equipment
Posted on: November 14, 2023
Intern Technician - ThinkBIG - 2024
Are you passionate about becoming a skilled diesel technician? The
Intern Technician - ThinkBIG program offers an exciting opportunity
for aspiring technicians like you. Through this program, you'll
receive comprehensive training, earn an Associate of Applied
Science degree, and gain over 2,000 hours of valuable work
experience. Join us to kickstart your career with a solid
foundation backed by industry-leading expertise. As a ThinkBIG
Intern Technician at Foley, you'll embark on a rewarding journey
that blends practical experience with academic learning. Here's
what you can expect:
- Hands-on Environment: Learn by working
directly on state-of-the-art Caterpillar equipment both at school
and during your paid internship at your nearest Foley
- Paid Internship: Earn while you learn! All intern hours worked
at a Foley location are compensated.
- Rotational Structure: Alternate between your ThinkBIG School
and your local Foley location, providing a balanced and enriching
experience. Rotations typically last 7 to 8 weeks each, ensuring
comprehensive exposure to various aspects of the industry.
- Year-Round Commitment: The program spans two years, allowing
you to develop your skills and knowledge consistently over an
- Housing Requirement: Students must arrange for housing during
both school and internship rotations (housing on or near the school
campus and in close proximity to their local Foley location). Learn
More at https://careers.foleyeq.com/thinkbig/ Job Duties:
- Adhere to Foley's culture - prioritizng safety above all
- Work closely with experienced mentors who will guide you
through the shop environment, helping you develop a solid
understanding of system workings, procedures, processes, and safety
- Attend, participate, and learn in school, maintaining minimum
program grade requirements and remaining in good standing with the
school and ThinkBIG program.
- Complete and submit all rquired assignments, including
assignments involving the internship.
- Occasionally, you may be required to travel for training
purposes and/or to assist at other Foley locations. Our Ideal
- Dependability: Demonstrate excellent attendance and punctuality
both at school and during the internship, reflecting your
commitment and professionalism.
- Education: Possess a high school diploma or equivalent
- Curiosity and Learning Attitude: Embrace the opportunity to
participate in and absorb the assigned technical curriculum
specifically designed for Caterpillar equipment.
- Long-term Vision: Seek a career path that offers stability and
a promising future.
- Mechanical Aptitude: Meet the initial mechanical and aptitude
testing requirements, which may be further supported by previous
automotive classes, military training, or a natural mechanical
inclination. What Will Put You Ahead:
- Mechanical Ability: Display previous mechanical experience and
a strong drive to excel in troubleshooting and continuous
- Work Ethic and Teamwork: Exhibit a proven work ethic and a
collaborative mindset, contributing positively to the team
- Desire for Growth: Show a genuine desire to learn from others
and a strong focus on maintaining a safe working environment.
- Confidence in Application: Demonstrate the ability to
confidently apply newly acquired procedures, translating
theoretical knowledge into practical skills. What We Can Offer You:
- Competitive pay
- Tools and Toolbox worth approximately $14,000
- 401(k) with matching
- Medical benefits
- Stipend each semester to help offset school and living
- Education Reimbursement
- Workboot reimbursement
- Prescription Safety Glasses reimbursement About Foley
Foley Industries - Foley Equipment, Foley Power Solutions, Foley
Rental, and SITECH Central - proudly stands at the forefront of
progress, serving customers in Kansas and Western Missouri for over
nine decades. With a dedicated team of over 1,000 employees, we are
committed to delivering exceptional service, top-quality parts and
rentals, and unparalleled sales support across a comprehensive
range of Caterpillar and allied construction equipment, power
generation solutions, and cutting-edge SITECH construction
technology. As we continue to empower our customers' success, we
invite you to explore the endless opportunities that await you at
Foley. To learn more about our company and join our team of
industry leaders, please visit www.FoleyEq.com. Foley Industries,
Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer
(Race/Gender/Veteran/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity).
To request a reasonable accommodation or assistance in completing
the application, call 316-943-4211 or email
*At this time, Foley does not participate in any Visa sponsorship
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