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Wabtec Corporation | Two Dot, MT
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Job Description

Wabtec Corporation is a leading global provider of equipment, systems, digital solutions and value-added services for freight and transit rail. Drawing on nearly four centuries of collective experience across Wabtec, GE Transportation and Faiveley Transport, the company has unmatched digital expertise, technological innovation, and world-class manufacturing and services, enabling the digital-rail-and-transit ecosystems. Wabtec is focused on performance that drives progress, creating transportation solutions that move and improve the world. Wabtec has approximately 27,000 employees in facilities throughout the world. Visit the company's new website at: http://www.WabtecCorp.com.

It's not just about your career… or your job title…it's about who you are and the impact you are going to make on the world. Do you want to go into uncharted waters…do things that haven't been done to make yours and someone else's life better? Wabtec has been doing that for decades and we will continue to do so! Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, Wabtec delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

Role Summary

The Technical Advisor Intern will assist the on duty TA to provide expertise in an advisory capacity to the railroad. In this role you will learn to build individual locomotive work plans, assist with meeting day to day short term objectives, and the other various duties required by a TA. The purpose of this internship to equip the candidates with the necessary skills and abilities to achieve full time Technical Advisor roles.

Essential Responsibilities

* Assist TAs with coordinating and providing instruction on key programs and procedures related to locomotive maintenance/modifications
* Develop and maintain strong customer relationships to create repair opportunities in the shop and gain access to the craftsman labor force
* Wok as part of a cross functional team, driving a one team focus dedicated to customer success within the shop
* Begin to complete the Technical Level Locomotive online training courses
* Begin the Level TA OJT tasks
* Leader to navigate the technical systems, catalogs, schematics and other resources
* Gain and understanding of emission standards and emission critical components

Qualifications

* Must be a full time student enrolled in an accredited college or university Bachelors Degree program in a Technical discipline
* Minimum 3.0 GPA
* Ability to pass a drug screen and background check
* Ability and willingness to work various shifts, and various days
* Willingness and ability to work in a shop environment

Desired

* JR or SR year of Bachelors Degree in Technical discipline from an accredited college or university

Wabtec Corporation is committed to taking on the world's toughest challenges. In order to fulfill that commitment we rely on a culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness. We aim to employ the world's brightest minds to help us create a limitless source of ideas and opportunities. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles…people like you! Wabtec Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, or protected Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

About Wabtec Corporation

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation, doing business as Wabtec Corporation (Wabtec), is a provider of technology-based equipment and services for the global rail industry. The Company primarily serves the worldwide freight and passenger transit rail industries. It provides its products and services through two principal business segments: the Freight Group and the Transit Group. It manufactures, sells and service electronics for railroads in the form of on-board systems and braking for locomotives and freight cars. The Transit Group focuses on new product development and has introduced a number of new products. It owns over 1,500 active patents worldwide and over 600 United States patents. In July 2008, Wabtec completed the acquisition of POLI S.p.A., a European manufacturer of rail braking equipment. In December 2008, Wabtec announced that it has completed the acquisition of Standard Car Truck. (Source: 10-K)