Jan Kuehne has been with SCHUNK since 2012. He is also chairman of the North Carolina Triangle Apprenticeship Program. NCTAP is designed to develop a modern workforce. The program focuses on integrated basic training that develops technical, methodological and social skills. The core training program utilizes a hands-on approach to develop skills across a wide range of disciplines. Kuehne began his career in 2007 as a manufacturing engineer at machine tool maker Sandvik.