Industry

Isuzu Commercial Truck of America, Inc.

  • Diesel Truck, Heavy Equipment & Power Generation

With ever-changing tools and technology, preparing tomorrow’s workforce can be a complex undertaking. Thanks to the Corporate Tomorrow Makers program at Penn College, the relationship between industry and education is mutually beneficial. Students get scholarship opportunities and hands-on experience with equipment just like they’ll find in the field. Plus, industry partners get skilled professionals to fill in-demand positions. It’s a win-win for the future.

 

Isuzu Commercial Truck of America, Inc.

Meet Our Partner

Isuzu Commercial Truck of America, Inc. is a North American distributor of Isuzu commercial vehicles since 1985. Over 300 Isuzu dealers across North America provide support for the Isuzu brand and Isuzu customers.

Industry Partnerships

Q&A with Isuzu

HOW DID YOUR COMPANY FIRST CONNECT WITH PENN COLLEGE?

Isuzu Commercial Truck of America began working with the Penn College Diesel Technology department to participate in the regional SkillsUSA competitions beginning in 2018.

WHAT ASPECTS OF YOUR COMPANY ATTRACT OUR STUDENTS AND FUTURE STUDENTS TO JOIN YOUR OPERATION?

Isuzu has been number-one in the low cab forward market in the United States since 1985. The organization takes great pride in the Isuzu dealer network, which provides very rewarding career paths for those who seek success! With over 300 Isuzu dealerships across U.S. and Canada, there are many great employment opportunities for Penn College graduates.

WHAT PROFESSIONAL ADVICE WOULD YOU GIVE PENN COLLEGE STUDENTS TO BETTER PREPARE THEM TO JOIN YOUR TEAM?

It is no secret that the automotive industry and the medium duty truck market is consistently changing and evolving with new technologies and demands. As a Penn College student, it is crucial that you remain trainable and moldable after graduation and throughout your entire career. The automotive industry has a lot to offer and is very rewarding for those who possess ambition, a strong work ethic, and the willingness to learn new things. Our nationwide network of Isuzu dealerships offer a wide variety of benefits and secure employment opportunities and are always seeking talented individuals to support their business and the Isuzu brand!

Industry Connections

"OEM relationships with organizations like Penn College are crucial in the development of fresh, new talent and knowledge that feeds and supports the automotive industry. Isuzu Commercial Truck of America, Inc. and Penn College both want the absolute best for our future technicians not only during their time at Penn College, but long after graduation and throughout their careers."

Justin Ridings

Isuzu Commercial Truck of America

News
Isuzu proudly sponsors on-campus diesel competition

Isuzu proudly sponsors on-campus diesel competition

Students from area career and technical centers were invited to campus to put their skills to the test in a slate of competitions made possible by Isuzu and several other corporate sponsors. 

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