Apprentice Program

GROB Systems Inc.   Van Wert, OH   Full-time     Engineering
Posted on January 3, 2022
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Program Description

The GROB apprenticeship is a four-year program where apprentices receive on-the-job training at GROB while earning a company-paid Associates degree in Engineering Technology through Rhodes State College. Apprentices train in our apprenticeship labs and work alongside experienced workers in the manufacturing and assembly areas of our facility to further develop their technical skills. The combination of their GROB training and Rhodes coursework will prepare apprentices to become highly-skilled technicians in various mechanical and electrical departments throughout our facility.

Application Requirements

  • High school diploma, GED, or high school senior who will graduate in the spring
  • Submit online application and upload your resume and transcript(s)

General Requirements

  • Self-motivated
  • Strong work ethic
  • Willingness to learn
  • Strong math and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work alone and in a team environment

Application information

Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

Higher education:

GROB apprentices attend Rhodes State College in Lima where they have the opportunity to earn a company-paid Associate Degree

Apprentices are enrolled in an Engineering Technology degree program

Apprentices are paid their GROB hourly wage even while attending class

Apprentices also receive job-specific training at GROB from a dedicated and experienced training staff

Looking to start your career right out of high school? Maybe you have been out of school for a while and are looking for a challenging new career. Either way this may be the opportunity for you! Earn while you learn in the GROB Apprenticeship Program. Our program features on-the-job training, a hands-on learning environment, and a company-paid college degree. This combination of training and education helps our apprentices become valuable members of our highly-skilled workforce.

The program is designed to prepare students for technician-level jobs within our company. This could include working in the world of robotics, CNC machines, computer aided drafting and design, assembly and test equipment, and total flexible manufacturing network.

We hope that you will consider joining our team as an apprentice and build your future with us!

GROB SYSTEMS, INC. is a world class European manufacturer of high-quality production systems and universal machining centers. At GROB, you will find decades of experience and expertise coupled with an unwavering passion for progress and innovative technologies. The North American headquarters in Bluffton, Ohio specializes in the design and production of automated assembly equipment and machining centers for the electromobility, automotive, aerospace, medical, and die/mold industries. Complete turn-key solutions from GROB mean our customers can bank on efficient, future-proof and sustainable solutions tailored to our customer's needs. GROB has numerous offices and facilities providing sales, service, and spare parts support to manufacturers around the world.

GROB's product line includes complete assembly lines for rotor, stator, battery, fuel cell, engine, and transmission assembly as well as machining centers, flexible manufacturing systems, transfer machines, ancillary assembly machines, leak test machines, gantries, and automation.

What sets us apart:

  • Support for designing and dimensioning of the electric vehicle assembly
  • Development of verification and production processes
  • Extensive process and quality controls
  • Worldwide availability through global branches
  • Turn-key systems developed and manufactured from a single source