Posted in General Business 28 days ago.
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Location: Danville, Illinois
Summary:The Youth Apprentice is actively learning and is engaged in the organization. Success in this role is measured by meeting education requirements, actively engaging in the personal learning plan, and taking every opportunity to learn and observe Youth Apprenticeship Mentors. Key deliverables to ensure success are listed below: 1.\tMaintains a safe working environment by complying with all safety and environmental policies in the workplace. Advocates for and promotes a safe work environment by reporting Near Misses and/or other safety and environmental hazards, wearing all required PPE and encouraging others to do the same.2.\tResponsible to prioritize their schoolwork and demonstrate a commitment to learning by:\t1.\tCompleting of National Institute for Metalworking Skills machining certification from DACC\t\t1.\tAchieving DACC course requirements on time per the instructor's schedule\t\t2.\tEarning 20 college credits\t2.\tSustaining a GPA of 2.55/4.0 or 3.18/5.03.\tActively engages in all work assignments, taking a learning approach to all tasks.\t1.\tDemonstrates a high level of professionalism\t2.\tIs prompt and respectful with Youth Apprenticeship mentors.\t3.\tTakes on each task with an enthusiastic and a curious attitude. Ask questions when unsure, makes suggestions on improvement areas and follows through on assignments.\t4.\tInteracts with all levels of the organization.\t5.\tSolves business problems with guidance from Youth Apprenticeship mentors.4.\tResponsible to track and maintain progress on learning plan.\t1.\tMaintains a logbook of work activities throughout the program.\t2.\tEngages in personal development and actively seeks opportunities to build skills to become a well-rounded Apprentice. Utilizes the Skills Matrix as a personal training plan and works with mentors to ensure required skills are developed.\t3.\tCompletes 14 week Senior Project.\t4.\tCompletes 20 volunteer hours throughout the apprenticeship\t5.\tParticipates in weekly goal setting and weekly follow-ups with the Employee Development Coordinator.5.\tRepresents the organization with in a positive way by:\t1.\tHosting Plant Tours\t2.\tActs as a community representative for the Youth Apprenticeship Program, participates in Key Note Speaking events, Community Roundtable events, and Advertising events as requested.\t3.\tRecruits peers to apply for the Youth Apprenticeship Program, participates in recruiting events as requested.6.\tOther duties as assigned.7.\tHas authority to stop processes to correct quality, safety or environmental problems, identify and place suspect product on quality hold, and to promptly notify Supervisory personnel when processes become noncompliant.Success Competencies:The Youth Apprentice embodies the following competencies:•\tDecision Quality: Making good and timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward.•\tAction Oriented: Taking on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy and enthusiasm.•\tResourcefulness: Securing and deploying resources effectively and efficiently.•\tPlans and Aligns: Planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with organizational goals.•\tCommunicates Effectively: Developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences.•\tCourage: Stepping up to address difficult issues, saying what needs to be said.•\tDemonstrates Self-Awareness: Using a combination of feedback and reflection to gain productive insight into personal strengths and weaknesses.•\tSelf-Development: Actively seeking new ways to grow and be challenged using both formal and informal development channels.•\tNimble Learning: Actively learning through experimentation when tackling new problems, using both success and failures as learning fodder.•\tBeing Resilient: Rebounding from setbacks and adversity when facing difficult situations.What does it mean to be #prestaproud? It's more than a brand... it's who we are. •\tInstills Trust: Gaining the confidence and trust of others though honesty, integrity, and authenticity.•\tCustomer Focus: Building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions.•\tDrive Results: Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances.•\tCollaborates: Building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives.Business Area Components Technology
Our Business Area Components Technology is passionate about everything that moves. It produces components for all application areas such as front and rear axles of all Porsche models or large-diameter anti-friction slewing rings for windmill-powered plants. 30.000 employees are responsible for the success of this Business Area.The Youth apprentice is an exclusive role in the Employee Development Team at thyssenkrupp Camshafts. Specifically, the Employee Development Team strongly influences the culture of thyssenkrupp Camshafts and committed to the growth and empowerment of its employees. This unique team is responsible for the development and promotion of the technical skill level in the organization. In this role the Youth Apprentice experiences each department in the organization. Youth Apprentices are challenged to grow their technical, business and interpersonal skills while conducting value-add work and contributing to the organization in a positive way.