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With over 80 years as an industrial technology leader, Kennametal Inc. delivers productivity to customers through materials science, tooling and wear-resistant solutions. Customers across aerospace, earthworks, energy, general engineering and transportation turn to Kennametal to help them manufacture with precision and efficiency. Every day approximately 10,000 employees are helping customers in more than 60 countries stay competitive. Kennametal generated nearly $2.4 billion in revenues in fiscal 2019. Learn more at www.kennametal.com. Follow @Kennametal: Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube.




Job Title: Apprentice Intern

Location:  Traverse City


Job Summary:

This position is created to accommodate the various intern positions that may be offered to college or other students as a summer job, or as a position to fulfill obligations to acquire practical skills as part of the school’s curriculum. The main focus is to learn on the job and apply learned techniques In an organizational setting.


Key Responsibilities:

•Perform basic tasks usually under direct supervision, or within well-defined procedures. 

  • Use standard technology to complete assigned tasks.

• Compile data and prepare reports in standard format.


Knowledge and skills:

  • Ranges from basic knowledge of standard programs, policies and procedures to practical knowledge in a specialized field. Applies knowledge to perform tasks routine in nature.
  • Assists at the department level in completed various routine tasks
  • Contributory to departments financial goals as defined in work tasks
  • Interaction is limited to co-workers in the department
  • Has some discretion and judgement regarding work methods, but work is subject to review.


Minimum Qualifications:

High school – 2 years vocational preferred

1-5 years’ experience in area of speciality

Equal Opportunity Employer

Nearest Major Market: Traverse City
Nearest Secondary Market: Northern Michigan

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