Technician - Apprentice

Date: Jun 27, 2024

Location: Paris, IL, US, 61944

Company: North American Lighting

Job Summary

Who We Are 

North American Lighting Inc., member of the Koito Group of Companies, is the largest tier one automotive exterior lighting manufacturer in North America. As the market share leader in exterior automotive lighting, NAL provides advanced lighting technology, engineering design expertise, and state-of-the-art production capabilities to auto makers based in North America and around the world.  


Our Opportunity 

North American Lighting (NAL) is looking for a Technician - ICATT Apprentice to join our team. The ideal candidate will gain knowledge to maintain and repair the machinery within the department in order to reduce downtime and ensure the smooth flow of materials through the department. 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

Your Priorities 

  • College Classes: 
    • Attends full-time college in established cycles to gain knowledge in technical manufacturing machine maintenance. 
    • Be professional and maintain a “B” average while enrolled. 
    • Attend all classes and complete all homework and project assignments by required completion date. 
    • Regularly communicate with NAL mentors on classroom progress and any additional help you may need. 
  • Tool Room Apprenticeship: 
    • Works under close supervisor of mentors and supervisors during established OJT cycles. 
    • Assists NAL technicians in completing the daily activities performed to ensure production machinery is capable of producing goods. 
    • Keeps track of machine status board and completes required paperwork and maintenance logs. 


Your Background 

High School Diploma or GED, 0 years of experience in a manufacturing environment, and acceptance to approved college. 

At North American Lighting

Diversity at NAL: 

The mission of NAL’s Diversity Committee is to facilitate NAL’s ongoing and continuing efforts to foster a culture and atmosphere of mutual respect, for the benefit of all Team Members from different backgrounds, perspectives, and abilities that represent our communities. 

You can learn more about NAL and our opportunities at 

All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, genetic information, and veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Requisition ID: 17056

Location: Paris Plant 

Nearest Major Market: Decatur