Industrial Maintenance Mechanics

The Industrial Technology department of Southwestern Illinois College will provide students with the fundamental technical skills and knowledge required for gainful employment in an entry level position in an Industrial Mechanics career field. The program is committed to providing local industry with highly trained Mechanics. Graduates gain the knowledge necessary to meet the ever changing needs of the industries in our district.

For more information about the Industrial Maintenance Mechanics program, please contact Program Coordinator Mark Bosworth at 618-931-0600, ext. 7457 or

Educational Programs

Hands-On Training

Watch a Chevy V8 firing order programmed by students on a Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) using an encoder as a gas pedal.