APPLICATIONS

 
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We are not currently accepting applications for 2017.  Please check back in January of 2018.

 


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    HOURLY WAGE RATE: Starting wage is 41% of Journeyman wage rate

    CHARACTERISTICS OF THE TRADE:

    Apprentices will be required to be in possession of a valid Driver's License and maintain a safe driving record.  Apprentices shall be under constant supervision of a qualified journeyman at all times.  The trade requires physical effort on the part of the apprentice to do climbing, crawling, pulling, lifting, crouching and working in cramped quarters.  Mechanical ability and finger dexterity are very essential.  Depending on the job, work may be performed either indoors or outdoors with the major portion of the work outdoors in semi-sheltered or unfinished buildings or in deep ditches and on high scaffolds.

    *SEASONAL WORK SUBJECT TO WEATHER AND ECONOMIC CONDITIONS*

    MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

    1. AGE:  Must be at least 17 years of age to apply.  Qualified applicants who are 17 years old may take the exam but will not be dispatched until they reach their 18th birthday.
    2. EDUCATION:  Must be a high school graduate or hold a High School Proficiency Certificate or have an acceptable GED Certificate or college diploma.  Online diplomas are not accepted.
    3. PHYSICAL:  Applicant must be of such physical condition as not to place themselves or their future coworker in jeopardy.  No physical examination is required.  However, applicant must be able to perform the physical requirements of the trade.
    4. OTHER:  Applicant may be required to pass a drug/alcohol test prior to being dispatched to an employer.

    LENGTH OF APPRENTICESHIP:

    The length of apprenticeship for these trades is five (5) years of on-the-job training and five (5) years of night school.  Apprentices work during the day and attend classes two nights per week.  A journeyman certificate is awarded upon successful completion of the program.

    The selection of apprentices will be made on the basis of qualifications alone, without regard to sex, race, creed, color, national origin, age and disibility.

    ENTRANCE EXAMINATION:

    Qualified applicants will be notified of the date, time and place to report for the Entrance Examination.  The Entrance Examination will take approximately six (6) hours.

    All qualified applicants who pass the Entrance Exam will be placed on a waiting list for a period of two (2) calendar years from the date of the exam.

    No individual will be allowed to take the Entrance Exam more than three (3) times.

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