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Laitram®

Mechatronics Apprenticeship

Location:

New Orleans, LA

Category

Manufacturing & Production

Division

Intralox

Hours

Days
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Intralox, located in Harahan and Hammond, LA., has an exciting opportunity for a Mechatronics Apprenticeship within our 2 state-of-the-art injection molding facilities. These 24/7 manufacturing operations utilize injection molding machines to produce components used in the manufacturing of plastic modular conveyor belts. This apprenticeship program follows a dual training approach in which you will receive a combination of related instruction at local colleges strategically paired with on-the-job training. You earn a paycheck while learning the skills to become a Mechatronic Technician.


The Mechatronics Program

Mechatronics is a combination of skills and knowledge in electrical and mechanical systems, electronics, robotics and control systems.

During the 2-year apprenticeship, you will attend six 8-week training sessions in school alternating between our three education providers, i.e. Delgado Community College (Avondale campus), Northshore Technical Community College (Lacombe campus) and Nunez Community College. In between school sessions, you will receive on the job training at Intralox, a division of Laitram, LLC.

The program start date is August 1, 2019.


About Intralox

Intralox produces over 50% of the world’s modular conveyor belts, but our business is so much more than conveyors. We are working with some of the world’s largest companies, helping them solve problems, create efficiencies, and grow the economy. As an Intralox employee you get to be on the ground level of innovation – producing new products, leading testing and rapid iteration, and propelling new technologies to the next level.

Intralox offers an unparalleled opportunity for those who want to work for an established, yet consistently growing company, with opportunities for international exposure, continuous improvement, and career advancement.  To learn more about our company culture, philosophy, and benefits, please visit our Careers website.

Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Must be able to pass assessment for apprenticeship
  • Must have reliable transportation to and from education providers and company.
  • Ability and eagerness to learn
  • Must be able to perform the essential job requirements, including the ability to lift 50 lbs.
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