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Associate of Applied Science in Industrial Maintenance

The Industrial Maintenance Program prepares a student for an exciting entry-level career as an industrial mechanic in manufacturing, mining, construction, and the service industry. The student receives technical training in mechanical operations, fluid power, machine tool operation, preventive/ predictive maintenance, electrical theory, welding processes, pumps, rigging, pipe fitting and shaft alignment.

Upon successful completion of the Industrial Maintenance Program the student will possess the skills necessary to be able to diagnose and repair mechanical, electrical, fluid and air handling systems found in most industrial, agricultural, mining, construction, and service industries. A graduate can work in all locations that use machinery to produce a product or service including steel mills, paper mills, mining operations, gravel quarries, universities, schools, textile mills, food processing plants, automotive plants, shipyards, power plants, hospitals, aerospace industry, and
office buildings/complexes.

How to Apply

Battle Mountain: (775) 635-2318
Ely: (775) 327-5350
Pahrump Valley & Tonopah: (775) 727-2000
Winnemucca: (775)-327-8200


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Thomas Bruns: 775.340.4758, thomas.bruns(a)

Norman Whittaker: 775.327.2277, norm.whittaker(a)

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