Michelin Lexington Manufacturing provides in-house technical training with expert professionals in the field to meet the needs of the plant and to prepare our workforce for the technical challenges in tire manufacturing. Training is offered to technician employees and focuses on their advancement and career growth.
Specifically, the goals of the technical training program are to:
Help employees adapt product to American and European technical standards.
Assist plants in remaining current with new technology.
Provide ongoing technical resources to trainees and management.
Provide advanced training in mechanical, electrical, and electronics.
Provide courses that emphasize technical trade skills relating to: mechanical and electrical systems (i.e. hydraulics, pneumatics, AC and DC drives).
Provide training in programmable logic controllers (i.e. Allen Bradley and Siemens).