Textron Engineering Apprentice- Mechanic in Augusta, Georgia

Engineering Apprentice- Mechanic


Textron Specialized VehiclesInc. is a leading global manufacturer of golf cars, utility and personaltransportation vehicles, snowmobiles, side-by-sides, all-terrain vehicles,professional turf-care equipment, and ground support equipment. TextronSpecialized Vehicles markets products under the E-Z-GO®, Cushman®, Arctic Cat®,Textron Off RoadTM, Jacobsen®, Dixie Chopper®, Ransomes®, TUGTM, DouglasTM,PremierTM and SafeaeroTM brands. Its vehicles are found in environments rangingfrom golf courses to factories, airports to planned communities, and themeparks to hunting preserves.


This position will offer education introubleshooting, repairing and building prototype vehicles to support allProduct Development activities.


  • Learning totroubleshoot and diagnose vehicles

  • Offer innovativeinput to Engineering staff to help meet overall program goals

  • Ability to workfrom written or verbal instructions

  • Organizeand maintain clean working areas



  • Have a strongmechanical background

  • Diagnostic skills

  • Proficient withhand and power tools

  • Exposure to readingand comprehending prints and drawings

  • Inspect the finalproduct to ensure it is within specification and safe for operation

  • The idealcandidate will have exposure to one or more of the following:

  • Use of aMulti-meter (volt-ohm meter) for electrical troubleshooting

  • Small enginerebuild and repair

  • Performance ofpreventative maintenance (fuel systems, engines, brakes, suspensions,electrical)


  • Proficiently andsafely operate hand tools and power tools (electric and pneumatic)

  • Maintainequipment to manufacturer’s specifications or accepted professional standards

  • Ability tocomplete highly mechanical work based on written direction from engineeringstaff


  • High schoolgraduate or GED

  • Enrollment in AutomotiveTechnology at Augusta Tech or Aiken Tech

  • Basic computerskills in Windows OS and Microsoft Office


  • Ability to lift 50 pounds

  • Able to work on their feet up to 90%of the work day

  • Ability to utilize normal mechanicshand tools


Clean driving record and drivers’ licenses



Additional Information:

Direct Reports: None

Travel Requirements: 5-10%

RelocationBenefits: No

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Job Engineering

Primary Location US-Georgia-Augusta

Recruiting Company Textron Specialized Vehicles

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 264636