What We Look For:
At Alta Equipment Company, we are looking for candidates who are a cultural fit with our organization and understand that every task and job goes toward fostering customers for life. Along with that, a great attitude that embraces mutual respect and delivering a consistent high energy level that exudes a passion for excellence. Also, we are searching for a skill set that has a high aptitude for the position with a continual focus on investing in one’s profession through additional training and learning.
Alta Equipment Company is offering an Industrial Equipment Technician Program aimed for entry-level mechanics. The program is in partnership with Macomb Community College and consists of 24 technician / mechanic related classes through their Automotive school. The program develops the skills and knowledge needed as a mechanic in both the classroom and the shop.
The successful candidate will have a high school diploma or GED Certification and will maintain a 3.0 GPA while attending classes at Macomb Community College. The classes consist of both lecture and hands-on lab.
Upon completion of the program Alta Equipment will provide the opportunity to become a full-time forklift service technician at one of our 20 locations.
To apply, submit a one-page, double spaced essay on why you would be a perfect fit for the opportunity. Include your high school transcript & resume.
|Course #||Course Title||Contact Hours||Credit Hours|
|ATAM 1350||Arithmetic & Introductory Algebra for Electrical & Allied Crafts||32||2|
|ATAM 1360||Electrical Circuitry-Algebra & Trigonometry||32||2|
|ELEC 2913||Motors & Controls for Electric Vehicles & Industrial Applications||64||3|
|ELEC 2914||Electric Vehicle Data Acquisition, Sensors & Control Systems||48||3|
|ELEC 2550||Industrial Electrical Fundamentals||32||2|
|AUTO 1000||Automotive Systems||64||3|
|AUTO 1010||Automotive Electrical Systems||64||3|
|AUTO 1030||Automotive Electronics||64||3|
|AUTO 1100||Automotive Brake Systems||64||3|
|AUTO 1200||Automotive Engines||64||3|
|AUTO 1320||Automotive-Automatic Transmission Theory & Diagnosis||48||2|
|AUTO 1330||Automotive-Manual Transmission & Powertrain Systems||64||3|
|AUTO 1400||Automotive Starting & Charging Systems||48||2|
|AUTO 1520||Automotive Fuel Systems||64||3|
|AUTO 1530||Automotive Ignition & Emission Systems||64||3|
|AUTO 1550||Diesel Engine Theory & Fuel Systems||64||3|
|AUTO 2500||Automotive Drivability & Diagnosis||64||3|
|AUTO 2590||Automotive Drivability & Laboratory||80||3|
|MECT 1320||Industrial Hydraulic Fundamentals||64||3|
|ATFP 1120||Fluid Power-Controls||32||2|
|ATFP 1140||Fluid Power-Basic Circuits||48||3|
|MECT 1310||Pneumatics Technology Fundamentals||64||3|
|MECT 2911||Mobile Hydraulics Technology||48||3|
|MECT 2912||Electro-Hydraulics Technology||48||3|