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ABOUT OUR INTERN PROGRAM

Fincantieri Marine Group is a dynamic company, constantly evolving to bring together tradition, experience, and innovation.

We consider human capital an element of excellence and a primary success factor; we value competencies and encourage aspirations, enabling our employees to express and develop their capabilities and ambitions in a challenging, stimulating international environment.

What to Expect During Your Internship

As an intern, you will learn, grow, and contribute to the business while working on exciting projects alongside top professionals that contribute to the ongoing activities of the organization!

Internship opportunities may be available within the following areas:

  • Business Development
  • Communications
  • Engineering
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Information Technology
  • Legal
  • Manufacturing
  • Planning, Scheduling
  • Program Management
  • Public Affairs
  • Quality Assurance
  • Safety
  • Supply Chain
  • Warehouse

Who We are Looking For

We’re looking for dynamic interns who thrive in a fast-paced environment and aspire to develop, grow, and leave their mark by the end of their internship.

The ideal candidate will possess a variety of competencies and qualities, including the ability to solve problems with agility and innovation, collaborative skills that foster positive relationships and achieve common goals to successfully create value for the entire organization, embrace internal and external customer needs through planning and accountability, and champion inclusiveness by seeking value from all differences. Excellent communication skills, attention to detail, and a hand on approach will help the selected candidate be successful in this role.

Who is Eligible for Our Internships?

All students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate program across all departments (marketing, engineering, business and finance, music & film, legal, communications, economics, etc.). Interested?

If you would like to discuss internship opportunities outside of the 2024 Summer Internship Program, click here to complete our contact form. Select “Career Opportunities” from the dropdown menu, and a Talent Acquisition representative will contact you shortly!

We are actively recruiting for our Summer Internship program.

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APPRENTICE PROGRAM SUMMARY

Industrial Manufacturing Technician Apprenticeship

Fincantieri Marinette Marine is part of the Fincantieri Marine Group, the United States division of Italian enterprise FINCANTIERI, one of the world’s largest shipbuilders with 18 shipyards on four different continents and employing nearly 20,000 shipbuilding professionals. The company has a history dating back 200 years and a track record of producing more than 7,000 ships.

Fincantieri Marine Group is a dynamic company, constantly evolving to bring together tradition, experience, and innovation. We consider human capital an element of excellence and a primary success factor. We value competencies and encourage aspirations, enabling our employees to express and develop their capabilities and ambitions in a challenging, stimulating international environment. 

There are Multiple Pathways to Success at Fincantieri Marine Group!

Fincantieri Marine Group is proud to offer the new Industrial Shipbuilding Apprenticeship program. This program is designed to put you on the fast track, grow your knowledge and skills and earn a paycheck while doing it. We invest in our apprentices and equip them with the hands-on learning, mentoring and training needed to thrive in a career at Fincantieri Marine Group. Apprenticeship opportunities are available for early career and experienced workers from all walks of life. Whether you are a recent high school graduate, GED equivalent, college student, military veteran, or transitioning worker – we have an opportunity for you.

Apprentices are enrolled in training that leads to:

  • Industry-recognized credentials and college academic credits.
  • A paycheck from day one that is guaranteed to increase as you learn new skills.
  • Hands-on career training in a wide selection of programs, such as health care, construction, information technology, and geospatial careers.

Description

Apprentices spend much of their day working under the guidance of a journeyman worker who guides on-the-job learning in the critical manufacturing work processes and related tasks. In addition, apprentices participate in formal education and assessments that help them to attain valuable MSSC advanced manufacturing certification, which they can use to advance both their education and career.

Apprentices participate in regular assessments that provide them with feedback on their learning and on-the-job performance. Apprentices who embrace this feedback will experience significant learning and personal development, allowing them to advance their careers.

Apprentices earn a living wage while learning new skills and credentials that will help them succeed in a high-demand career. Apprentices learn the core skills required in advanced manufacturing. This enables them to make a valuable contribution at work, while also preparing them for career advancement opportunities in the manufacturing industry. Apprenticeships build strong basic and academic skills that they can use to continue their education and pursue a degree.

In order to obtain the completion credential, apprentices must successfully complete courses in industrial math, industrial communications, manufacturing technology systems and processes, industrial blueprint reading, and OSHA 10. Apprentices also master on-the-job competencies in safety, equipment operation, measurement and inspection, product quality, continuous improvement, inventory, and material processes, routine equipment maintenance, and production equipment setup.

Fincantieri Marine Group offers competitive pay with benefits in a growth-oriented environment. Qualified and interested applicants are encouraged to apply.

Basic Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED Equivalent.
  • Must be able to use hand tools (i.e., torque wrench, drills, and inspection tools).
  • Ability to read a tape measure, pressure gauge, level, and square.
  • Knowledge of basic computer skills and Microsoft Office programs.
  • This facility requires special access, and therefore, all candidates must be U.S. citizens at least 18 years of age.
  • Applicants must complete the TABE test with minimum scores as follows:
    • Reading: 6.0
    • Math: 6.0

Desired Skills

Production experience in a manufacturing environment and/or equivalent education or certification. Specialized training in specific aspects of job functions and/or demonstrated ability to perform assigned tasks. 

Other Important Information You Should Know

Expression of Interest: By applying to this job, you are expressing interest in this position and could be considered for other career opportunities where similar skills and requirements have been identified as a match. Should this match be identified, you may be contacted for this and future openings.

Work Location: Onsite Full-time, the work associated with this position will be performed onsite at a designated FMG facility.

Experience Level: Hourly/Non-Exempt

Relocation Available: No

Career Area: Manufacturing

Type: Full-Time

Shift: Must be available to work all scheduled shifts.

Fincantieri Marinette Marine is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer and promotes a Drug-Free Work Environment. Minorities, Women, Veterans and Disabled are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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ADDRESS

Headquarters Washington DC
655 15th St NW, Suite 450
Washington, DC 20005
Fincantieri Marine Group - GBO
2465 Marina Circle
Green Bay, WI 54304
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201 S Pearl Street
Green Bay, WI 54303
Marinette Marine
1600 Ely Street
Marinette, WI 54143
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605 N 3rd Avenue
Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235
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