Overview

Counties: Frederick

Type of Apprenticeship: Youth (High School)

Occupation: Machine Operator Assistant

Industry: Automotive

Sponsor: Frederick County Public Schools

Sponsor Address: c/o FCPS 191 South East Street, Frederick, MD 21701

Job Description: Assist in setting up and operating a variety of machine tools to produce precision parts and instruments. Includes precision instrument makers who fabricate, modify, or repair mechanical instruments. May also assist in fabricating and modifying parts to make or repair machine tools or maintain industrial machines, applying knowledge of mechanics, mathematics, metal properties, layout, and machining procedures.

Program Length: 450 Hours

Total Weekly Hours: Minimum 10

Starting Wage: $10.10

Minimum Age: 16

Minimum Education: Must be enrolled in the Frederick County Public School System

Other: More information can be found on https://www.fcps.org/academics/apprentice-program

About Phoenix Mecano

Headquartered in Maryland, Phoenix Mecano is the North American sales and value-added manufacturer of the Swiss-based holding company Phoenix Mecano Group. Through our Rose Industrial Enclosures, Bopla Electronic Enclosures, and RK Rose+Krieger product lines, we’ve been protecting and moving the world’s innovations for over 30 years.