High School Intern, Compressor Technique - Elk Grove Village, IL
Elk Grove Village, IL 
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High School Intern, Compressor Technique - Elk Grove Village, IL
Functional area: Other
Country: United States
City: Elk Grove Village, IL
Company name: Atlas Copco Compressors LLC
Date of posting: Apr 23, 2024

Our solutions are a key part of most industries - electronics, medical research, renewable energy, food production, infrastructure and many more. Working with us means working with the latest technologies and groundbreaking, sustainable innovations.

Join us on our journey for a better tomorrow.

Your Role


You will be exposed to the Atlas Copco Vision and Core Values that make up the organization. Contributions will be made through warehousing functions outlined below.

Roles and Responsibilities

Order fulfillment, shipping/receiving (30%) - Pick parts for customer orders using appropriate material handling equipment as needed. Pack materials and products for shipment to customers, create packing slips, entry of order information in shipping system (e.g., FedEx, UPS). Write bill of ladings for truck shipments. Receive and warehouse incoming parts, periodic inventory of stock, warehouse/shop maintenance, keep inventory highly organized in accordance with our ISO9001 procedures (includes Nonconformance process). Organize and process parts returns.

Parts & Equipment delivery/pickup (20%) - Inspect arriving goods for any damage and document outgoing goods to show condition when leaving. Use an assigned system to track deliveries.

Mechanical Service (15%) - Work with service technicians in the warehouse to learn how to troubleshoot and perform diagnostics on malfunctioning compressors, determine possible causes for malfunctions, and perform repairs with assistance and guidance as suggested by diagnostics and assessment. Prior to and following preventative maintenance and repairs, test and document the proper operating parameters of the compressor. Perform services and overhauls on compressors, elements, and dryers with supervision.

Shared Regional Tools (15%) - Maintain the regional shared tools. Using current tool tracking software to ensure check-out, check-in, calibration, condition, and inventory. Ensuring the tools leave and return complete and in working order.

Warehouse Activities (20%) - Maintain a tidy and highly organized environment. Ensure all machines are color tagged, everything on racking is clearly identifiable, and keep aisles and walkways clear at all times. Arranging for proper waste disposal per ISO like oil, electronics, scrap metal, etc. Ensure Technicians working in the shop are safe and maintaining a tidy work area.

Contribute to positive Company branding by projecting a knowledgeable, professional, and customer-oriented image to customers.

Perform all duties in accordance with Atlas Copco standards, while always striving to understand the needs and expectations of the customer.

Take whatever action is appropriate and required to get the job done and to establish and maintain communications with all people/employees considered necessary to get the job done. Always promote and practice proper safety procedures and the correct use of personal protective equipment.

Perform other duties as assigned.

To succeed, you will need


Supervisory Responsibility





Working towards a high school diploma. 3.0 GPA desired.


Willingness to learn with strong self-management and professionalism skills. Able to complete work within assigned deadlines. Computer proficiency as required for communication, research, work orders and programming various controllers. Excellent customer service skills. Must be fluent in English.

In return, we offer you

What you can expect from us

  • Practical experience in a workshop / warehouse and exposure to industrial equipment.

  • Shadowing, mentoring, and training opportunities with professionals in the industry.

  • Opportunity to participate in networking events and company meetings

  • $18/hr

Elk Grove Village, IL

Diverse by nature and inclusive by choice
Bright ideas come from all of us. The more unique perspectives we embrace, the more innovative we are. Together we build a culture where difference is valued and we share a deep sense of purpose and belonging.

Atlas Copco Compressors LLC is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable federal, state and local fair employment practices laws. Atlas Copco Compressors LLC strictly prohibits and does not tolerate discrimination against employees, applicants or any other covered persons because of race, color, religion, creed, national origin or ancestry, ethnicity, sex, gender (including gender nonconformity and status as a transgender or transsexual individual), age, physical or mental disability, citizenship, past, current or prospective service in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state or local law. All Atlas Copco Compressors LLC employees, other workers and representatives are prohibited from engaging in unlawful discrimination. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, training, promotion, discipline, compensation, benefits and termination of employment.

Atlas Copco Compressors LLC -North America Customer Center is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in hiring or employment related decisions because of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, sexual preference, genetic information, protected veteran status or any other protected class. Job promotions at Atlas Copco will be based on such factors as quality of work, prior job performance, attendance, safety record, and ability to work well with others. Accessibility Notice: If you need reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process due to a physical or mental disability, please send an email to: acnacareers.hr@us.atlascopco.com or call 973-397-3400. Reasonable accommodation requests will be considered on a case-by-case basis.


Position Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Type
Full Time
Period of Employment
Type of Compensation
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