MANUFACTURING APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM
MERCEDES-BENZ U.S. INTERNATIONAL
(MBUSI) is home of the GLE-, GLS-, GLE Coupe SUV, Mercedes-Maybach
GLS and future all-electric Mercedes-EQ models, the EQE SUV and EQS
SUV, starting in 2022.
in high school (age 16 or older) and enrolled in the Shelton State
Community College (SSCC) Modern Manufacturing Program, you can work
part time in our production facility in Vance, AL. After completion of
the certificate program, you will be eligible for full time hire as a
production team member after the age of 18. If you continue the full
associates degree program, via SSCC, you will be eligible for the
you are currently a graduate of high school, you can take the Modern
Manufacturing Degree program at SSCC, work part time, and also be
eligible for full time hire after successful completion of the
for additional details.
APPLICATION PROCESS /
- To enroll in
the Modern Manufacturing Apprenticeship program, you should enroll
in your high school Modern Manufacturing Program, and register as a
SSCC student. Each applicant is required to register with the
Alabama Office of Apprenticeship (AOA). Eligibility for college
entry is required to participate in the Apprenticeship Program.
- Make sure
that all of your contact information is correct and up to date.
Throughout the selection process, the primary source for
communicating with potential candidates is through email.
- For those who
meet the qualifications to participate in the selection process,
more information will be available prior to the first assessment.
- As a student in
the apprenticeship program, you are an employee of ONIN Staffing, a
staffing agency utilized by Mercedes-Benz U.S. International, Inc.
(MBUSI). The program is administered by Mercedes-Benz
- The program is
an AOA apprenticeship program sponsored by Shelton State Community
College. Students are required to work every week; however, the amount
of working hours are limited to 18 hours per week and between the
hours of 5am and 10:00pm while under the age of 18. Additional hours
are possible if not in school.
completion of the program, 18 years of age, and employed, MBUSI
requires shift work. Please consider this before applying. You will be
expected to rotate shifts and work on the production line.
- Students will
be paid for all hours worked at the plant at a rate of $15.00 per
increased during the program based on accomplishments.
offers excellent benefits such as:
progression is $20.00/hr–$25.00/hr+
and Life Insurance
and Retirement Contribution
Vacations and Holidays
Child Care Center and Wellness Center
Mercedes-Benz U.S. International,
Inc., is an equal opportunity employer and follows all applicable
state, federal and local laws.
Should you have special needs that require reasonable accommodations, please notify AIDT at 334-280-4400 so proper arrangements can be made.
For Telecommunications Device for the Deaf (TDD) users, our number is 334-280-4475.