Ryder System Intern, Technician Internship Program (TIP) in CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa

Opportunity Details:

Position Description:

Come Work for an Industry Leader - Ryder Offers Training & Room for Growth

We have an immediate opening for a Diesel Technician! Ryder is a global established company, and we are looking to add to our growing team!

At Ryder you'll be exposed to our diverse fleet! You may work on (but not limited to) the following equipment: Detroit, Cummins, Mack, International, Carrier, Volvo and Thermo King!

At Ryder, you'll also be able to take advantage of our excellent hands on training program! We have up-to-date software and training material to take your career to the next level.

Check out Ryder's webpage for available opportunities near you!

Have questions? Want more information? Call or Text Kirsten at 224-475-9149 today!

What Ryder can offer you:

Ongoing technical training and advancement opportunities

Safe working environment

Great exposure- working on a wide range of equipment

Health, Dental and Vision Insurance and 401K

PTO, Vacation & Sick Time and Holiday Pay

Stability – Ryder is a trusted industry leader; founded in 1933

Award Winning Employer- Ryder was recently named #62 of 500 on America’s Best Employers 2015 by Forbes

Uniforms provided along with a Boot Allowance

Tuition Reimbursement

This position will successfully provide the Technician Intern with the hands-on experience and knowledge in a professional shop environment in order to transition into a full-time technician position.

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Requirements:

  • Valid Driver's License

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Minimum age requirements and work hours will be determined by State Law

  • Ability to professionally represent Ryder and competently engage both Ryder employees as well as customers

  • Competent in basic computer skills and in a Microsoft Office environment

  • Knowledge of Shop Management systems preferred

  • Demonstrated commitment to a safe work environment, quality execution, and customer service as evidence by previous experience and performance track record

  • Must have track record of above average attendance

  • Strong sense of personal accountability and a proven track record of achieving desired results

  • Pass a Ryder Drug Test

  • Pass a Ryder Background

Important Note: Additional requirements may be required in different locations and/or accounts.

Responsibilities:

  • The Technician Internship Program (TIP) is intended to familiarize a tech student with all aspects of shop maintenance operations while actively enrolled in a trade school

  • The ultimate goal of a TI (Technician Intern) is to acclimate a student to Ryder's current business model, culture and practices which could potentially lead to future full-time employment, post-graduation

  • The TI must be able to fulfill all assigned training on a weekly basis as guided by assigned location mentor

  • The TI must be in good standing with his/her educational institution prior and throughout enrollment of TIP

  • He/she will work with local management to establish a work schedule not to exceed 34 hours per week and accommodate the educational commitments of the TI

  • As with all FMS Shop positions, the TI is responsible for adhering to all Ryder Maintenance Operations policies and procedures

  • This may also be a development position to prepare incumbents for other Technician level opportunities upon completion of the training and graduation from his/her educational institution

Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Requisition ID 2017-42022

Job Locations US-IA-CEDAR RAPIDS

Posted Date 6/23/2017

Category Technicians/Service Employees

Employment Type Regular - Part Time (5)

Travel Requirements 0-10%

Position Code 8552