ARi Diesel Mechanic Intern in East Peoria, Illinois

The Diesel Mechanic Intern will be responsible to diagnose, adjust, repair, or maintain any type of diesel engines

Job Responsibilities

  • Install, remove, and prepare parts such as pistons, bearings, gears, valves, and bushings

  • Learn engineering drawings and reference material

  • Learn the functionality of instrumentation and the ability to properly install instruments on an engine

  • Assist with installation/removal and operation of engines in test cells

  • Follows procedures and understand priorities within assigned project and completes project in the correct order

Required Skills

  • Works well independently, yet is cooperative in working with team members

  • Detail-oriented, self-motivated, creative, and enthusiastic

  • Machines and tools, including their designs, uses, benefits, repair, and maintenance

  • Preventative maintenance procedures.

  • Troubleshooting

  • Problem Identification

  • Installation

  • Time Management

Required Experience

  • Current enrollment as a full time student

  • Current enrollment in a technical degree program in Diesel Mechanics at an accredited institution

  • Flexibility to work Monday through Friday approximately 40 hours a week (Saturday - Sunday when needed)

  • 0-1 year of hands-on, non-academic experience

    Additional Qualifications:

  • Computer Skills: Working kSnowledge of Microsoft Office products including, but not limited to: Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

  • Language Ability: Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations

  • Reasoning Ability: Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists

Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of the Diesel Mechanic Intern. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and use standard office equipment; the employee is occasionally exposed to work near moving mechanical parts; fumes or airborne particles and toxic or caustic chemicals.

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the Diesel Mechanic Intern. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include an ability to adjust focus. While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to stand for long period of time.