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Industrial Maintenance and Mechanics

Jumpstart Your Career with Riverland's Industrial Maintenance and Mechanics Program

Are you mechanically inclined, thrive under pressure, and enjoy solving complex problems? Riverland Community College's unique Industrial Maintenance and Mechanics (IMMR) program is designed to equip you with the essential skills needed in the fast-evolving field of industrial maintenance.

Why Choose Riverland's IMMR Program?

  • State-of-the-Art Training: Learn to maintain and repair industrial equipment, using everything from lathes and mills to small tools for machine repair.
  • Comprehensive Skill Development: Gain expertise in hydraulics, pneumatics, welding, electrical systems, and much more.
  • Professional Licensing Preparation: Prepare for and take boiler exams, earning credentials like the Minnesota Steam Engineer Second Class License Grade A or B by graduation.
  • Predictive/Preventative Maintenance: Receive training in cutting-edge maintenance technologies such as thermography, laser alignment, and vibration analysis.

Program Highlights:

  • Experienced Instructors: Benefit from the guidance of instructors with extensive real-world experience who are committed to your success.
  • Hands-On Learning: Engage in practical training with an in-house boiler to clock operational hours as part of your education.
  • Industry Partnerships: Connect with leading companies like Hormel Foods, Crown Cork & Seal Co Inc, and many others who provide support and resources that enhance your educational experience.

Career Prospects:

  • The demand for skilled Industrial Machinery Mechanics is projected to grow significantly, with about 2,490 new job openings from 2014-2024.
  • Graduates can pursue careers as Maintenance Technicians, Industrial Electricians, Maintenance Mechanics, and more.

Program Accreditations and Certifications:

  • NIMS Accreditation: The program meets the quality requirements set by the National Institute for Metalworking Skills.
  • Certification Opportunities: Eligible to test for the MSSC Certified Production Technician and other NIMS certifications.

Scholarships Available:

  • Various scholarships are available to support your education, including industry-specific ones like the Thomas Dohrmann, Quality Pork Processors, Inc. Memorial Scholarship.

Ready to Get Started? If you're interested in pursuing a career in industrial maintenance and mechanics and want to learn more about the opportunities Riverland Community College can offer you, fill out our request for more information form today. Take the first step towards a rewarding career by joining a program that prepares you for real-world challenges and success.

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Last Updated: May 8, 2024

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