Current Apprenticeship Openings

Apprenticeship programs by county with contact information. (These are premade reports for each county.)

Apprenticeship Opportunity Announcements in Washington
Date Program/Application Information
Updated August 9, 2016

SimplexGrinnell Apprenticeship Committee (Program 1808)

Occupation: Sprinkler Fitter

Website: www.simplexgrinnell.com

Where: SimplexGrinnell
10010 East Knox Avenue
Spokane Valley, Wash. 99206
Time:  9 to 10 a.m. the first Wednesday of each month
Acrobat PDF file Spokane Information sheet (63 KB PDF)

OR

Where: SimplexGrinnell
9520 10th Ave. South, Suite 100
Seattle, Wash. 98108
Phone: 206-291-1400
Time: 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. the third Tuesday of each month (must apply in person)
Acrobat PDF file Seattle Information sheet (95 KB PDF)

Updated July 25, 2016

Inland Northwest Masonry Apprenticeship Committee (Program 160)

Occupations: "Brick & Block Finisher," Bricklayer, "Cleaner, Pointer & Caulker," Terrazzo Worker, "Tile, Terrazzo & Marble Finisher," Tile Setter.

Year round applications accepted at the following:
BAC #3 WA-ID-MT
3923 E Main Ave
Spokane, Wash. 99202
or online: www.bacwim3.com
Phone: 509-327-2774 or toll-free 1-800-315-6604
Acrobat PDF file Information Sheet (275 KB PDF)

Added July 25, 2016

Pacific Northwest Ironworkers & Employers Apprenticeship and Training Committee Local #14 (Program 181)

Occupations: Ironworker

Applications are available at Ironworkers Apprenticeship Training Center
16610 E. Euclid
Spokane, Wash. 99216
Wednesdays,  9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Phone: 509-922-3577

Ironworkers Local #14 Union Hall
2505 Duportail St.
Richland, Wash. 99352
Wednesdays,  8 a.m. – Noon
Phone: 509-946-0766

Ironworkers Local #14 Union Hall
201 N. Russell
Missoula, Mont. 59801
Phone: 406-829-9051  (Call for appointment)
Websites: www.iw14appr.org
www.nwiw.com/HOWTO14.htm
Acrobat PDF file Information Flyer (181 KB PDF)

Added July 25, 2016

National Elevator Industry Education Program (NEIEP)

Occupations: Elevator Constructor

Applications are available in January 2017
Source of Applications:
Website: www.neiep.org and click on careers for more information

Added June 13, 2016
Open July 1-31, 2016

LU 112 - NECA Electrical Apprenticeship Committee (Program 81)

Occupations: Low Energy/Sound and Communication and Residential Electrician

Applications are available July 1 – July 31, Monday through Friday, excluding holidays; 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.
Source of Applications:
LU 112 - NECA Electrical Apprenticeship Committee
8340 West Gage Boulevard
Kennewick, Wash. 99336
Phone: 509-783-0589
Email: office@jatc112.org
Website: www.jatc112.org
Acrobat PDF file Information Flyer (773 KB PDF)

Added April 27, 2016

Eastern Washington - Northeast Oregon Pipe Trades Apprenticeship Committee (Prog 86)

Occupations: HVAC/Refrigeration Mechanic; Maintenance Plumber/Steamfitter; Plumber; Residential Plumber; Steamfitter.

Applications will be available at the Eastern Washington - Northeast Oregon Pipe Trades Apprenticeship Training Center during normal business hours.

Currently, the office is open Monday through Friday, 1 to 5 p.m.; excluding holidays.
1328 N Road 28
Pasco, Wash. 99301
Phone: 509-547-6480
Website:  www.ua598.com
Applications are only available in person.
Acrobat PDF file Notice of Apprenticeship & Training Opportunity (283 KB PDF)

Added April 16, 2016

Southwest Washington Pipe Trades Apprenticeship Committee  (Prog 405)

Occupations: HVAC/Refrigeration Mechanic; Maintenance Plumber/Steamfitter; Marine Pipefitter; Plumber; Residential Plumber; Steamfitter.

Applications will be available at the Southwest Washington Pipe Trades Training Center during normal business hours.
Currently, the JATC office is open Monday through Friday 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.; excluding holidays.

Applications are being taken May 5, 2016 – December 31, 2106 and are only available in person.

8501 Zenith Court NE
Olympia, Wash. 98516
Website: www.local26training.com/
Added April 13, 2016

Northeastern Washington-Northern Idaho Sheet Metal Apprenticeship Committee (Program 152)

Occupation: HVAC Service Technician; HVAC Test, Adjust and Balance Technician; Residential Sheet Metal Worker, Sheet Metal Worker.

Applications are available at the following location:
East 7209 Trent Ave Suite 1
Spokane, Wash. 99212
Phone: 509-928-5009
Fax: 509-928-3022
Website: www.smtt.org
Acrobat PDF file Apprenticeship Opening Announcement (73 KB PDF)

Applications will be accepted year-around on Monday and Tuesday from 8 to 11 a.m. and 1 to 4 p.m.
(Expect Holidays)
Added April 7, 2016

Inland Empire Roofers and Employers Apprenticeship Committee (Program 214)

Occupations: Roofer

Applications are available year-around at the following locations between 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., Monday-Friday:
Inland Empire Roofers & Employers, JATC
1727 E Francis Avenue, #44
Spokane, Wash. 99208
Phone: 509-327-2322

Leslie & Campbell
506 Ahtanum Road
Union Gap, Wash. 98903

M.G. Wagner Co.
1401 Hathaway
Yakima, Wash. 98902
509-575-0934

Metalworks of Montana
3635 W. Broadway
Missoula, MT 59806

Acrobat PDF file Notice of Apprenticeship & Training Opportunity (77 KB PDF)
Updated March 17, 2016

I.E.C of Washington Apprenticeship (Program 519)

Occupations: Construction Electrician, Residential Electrician

Applications are available at the IEC Apprenticeship business office 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
1712 Pacific Avenue, Suite 204
Everett, Wash. 98201
or by calling 866-959-2432
Acrobat PDF file Notice of Apprenticeship & Training Opportunity (99 KB PDF)

Added February 8, 2016

Washington Cement Masons Apprenticeship Committee  (Program 61)
Occupation: Cement Mason
Cement Masons & Plasterers Training Centers of Washington
6737 Corson Ave S.
Seattle, Wash. 98108
Phone: 206-762-9286
Fax: 206-762-0896
Email: concretetraining@msn.com
To download an application online, visit www.opcmialocal528.org.

The Washington Cement Masons Apprenticeship is looking for applicants for our upcoming selection events. Cement masons pour, smooth and finish concrete floors, sidewalks, roads, curbs, bridges. The apprenticeship is a four year program where apprentices earn while they learn.

You may be a good candidate for the apprenticeship if you are looking for:

  • A lifelong career in the construction industry.
  • Excellent union benefits.
  • Free training, both on the job and in the classroom.

Our applicant testing/apprentice selection events are coming up soon. 

Western Washington Applicant Testing
Saturday, April 2 in Seattle 
Application deadline: March 7

Eastern Washington Applicant Testing
Saturday, April 16 in Spokane 
Application deadline: March 28

In order to attend the testing event, you must submit a completed application with photocopies of the following:

  • Current driver's license
  • Social Security Card
  • Proof of high school or GED completion

Minimum requirements:

  • At least 18 years old.
  • High school graduate or GED equivalent.
  • Physically able to do the work of the trade.

You can view our standards of apprenticeship.

Women and minorities encouraged to apply.
Update November 16, 2015

Inland Northwest Chapter Associated General Contractors Apprenticeship Committees (Program 559, 560, & 1947)

Occupation: Carpenter, Construction Equipment Operator, and Laborer

Applications taken year-round and are available at:
SCC Apprenticeship Center
2110 North Fancher Road
Spokane Valley, Wash. 99212
Phone: 509-534-0502
Fax: 509-534-0503
Website: www.nwagc.org/Apprenticeship
Application can be downloaded at www.nwagcapprenticeship.org
Acrobat PDF file Information Flyer (116 KB PDF)

Updated September 1, 2015

Sprinkler Fitters Apprenticeship Standards (Program 286)

Covers ALL COUNTIES except Island, King, Kitsap, Pierce, Skagit, Snohomish and Thurston Counties.

Occupation: Sprinkler Fitter

Applications are available Monday-Friday, 9 to 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 to 3 p.m. at the contractor/employers' addresses in the Authorized Training Agent Listing:

7050 Oakland Mills Road, Suite 100
Columbia, Maryland 21046
Phone: 410-312-5205 or toll-free 1-800-638-0592
Website: www.sprinklerfitters669.org

Applications are also available from an approved Authorized Training Agent of this program.

Acrobat PDF file Information sheet (274 KB PDF)
Acrobat PDF file Approved Training Agent Listing (14 KB PDF)

Updated June 26, 2015

Applications being taken effective July 20, 2015

IAM/Boeing Joint Apprenticeship Committee (Prog 154)

The IAM/Boeing Joint Apprenticeship Committee will accept applications for new apprentices beginning July 20, 2015 for the following trades:

Blue Streak Mechanic
Composite Manufacturing Technician
Manufacturing Machinist

All Boeing and non-Boeing candidates may apply for open positions that are posted through the Boeing Global Staffing online requisition system at http://www.boeing.com/careers during the advertised application acceptance period. Applicant minimum qualification requirements will be clearly stated on the requisitions. Individuals who do not meet minimum the qualifications will receive an auto-notice encouraging then to apply when the minimum requirements have been met. Applicants may apply for one or more apprenticeship program.

All applicants for an apprenticeship must be at least 18 years of age; be eligible for hire or rehire at Boeing; have never been enrolled in or completed an IAM/Boeing Joint Apprenticeship program; have a GED or a high school diploma; have US person status; meet specific defined vocational training or trade related work experience requirements for the apprenticeship program being applied for; and be able to perform the physical requirements of the apprenticeship. All applicants must complete a COMPASS Assessment within the last 5 years with a minimum score of 60 in the Algebra Placement Domain, a minimum score of 67 in reading, and a minimum score of 32 in writing. Note: we do not accept other assessments, such as Accuplacer; only the COMPASS is approved.

Please visit the http://www.iam-boeing-apprenticeship.com website for information on minimum requirements and help with the application process.

Added February 3, 2015

Northwest Laborers Apprenticeship (Prog 71)

Occupation: Laborer

Northwest Laborers-Employers Training Trust Appretniceship Program
27055 Ohio Avenue NE
Kingston, Wash. 98346

For more information:
Toll free: 1-800-554-4457
Website: www.nwlett.org
Facebook: www.facebook.com/NorthwestLaborersTraining
Email: apprentice@nwlett.org

Acrobat PDF file Apprenticeship information sheet (2.72 MB PDF)

Added December 4, 2014

Inland Empire Electrical Training Trust (Program 143)

Occupations: Inside Electrician, Low Energy/Sound and Communication, and Residential Electrician

Applications are available year round Monday through Friday, excluding holidays; 8 to 11 a.m. and 1 to 4 p.m.
Applications must be returned in person with applicable documentation and 35 application fee.

Source of Applications:
Inland Empire Electrical Training Trust Office
3210 E Ferry Avenue
Spokane, Wash. 99202
Phone: 509-34-0922
Website: www.73jatc.org
Acrobat PDF file Information Flyer (261 KB PDF)

Updated August 2014

Evco Sound & Electronics Inc. Apprenticeship Program (Program 43)

Occupation: Sound Technician

Applications are available year round Monday through Thursday, excluding holidays. Applications must be picked up in person at:
3511 E Trent Avenue
Spokane, Wash. 99202
Phone: 509-535-8718
Email: admin@evcosound.com
Acrobat PDF file Information Flyer (111 KB PDF)

Updated July 18, 2014

Glaziers, Architectural Metal & Glassworkers Residential Apprenticeship Committee (Prog 1785)
Glaziers, Architectural Metal & Glassworkers Commercial Apprenticeship Committee (Prog 294)

DC5 Apprenticeship and Training Center
6770 East Marginal Way South Bldg E, Suite 102
Seattle, Wash. 98108
Phone: 206-762-8332
Fax: 206-768-9926
Website: www.glaziers188-training.com

Acrobat PDF file Information Sheet — Residential (314 KB PDF)
Acrobat PDF file Information Sheet — Commercial (757 KB PDF)

Updated July 11, 2014

District Council #5 - Apprenticeship and Training

Occupations: Painting, Drywall Finishing, Floor Covering, Striping

Applications are accepted year round (All Occupations) and are available at:
6770 E Marginal Way S, Bldg "E" or "D"
Seattle, Wash. 98108
Phone: 206-762-8332

Other locations to apply:

Floorcovering:
Spokane Local #269
509-892-6741

Drywall:
Seattle Local #364
6770 East Marginal Way S.
Seattle, Wash. 98108
206-971-0363

Painting and Drywall:
Kennewick Local #427
2500 W. Kennewick Ave., Suite E
Kennewick, Wash. 99336
509-396-3244

Website: www.apprenticeship.net

Acrobat PDF file Painter information flyer (960 KB PDF)
Acrobat PDF file Drywall information flyer (,1004 KB PDF)
Acrobat PDF file
Floorcovering information flyer (1,220 KB PDF)

Added February 22, 2014

Oregon Ironworkers Apprenticeship Program.

Apply in person:
Ironworkers' Training Center
11620 NE Ainsworth Circle, Ste. 100
Portland, OR 97220
Every Wednesday - except holidays
9 to 11:30 a.m.; 1 to 4:30 p.m.
For more information contact:
Keith Kordenat, Coordinator, 503-775-0877
Email: keith@iw29appr.org or visit our website at http://www.iw29appr.org
Acrobat PDF file Information sheet (174 KB PDF)

Files in Acrobat format can be received in a different format by contacting the Apprenticeship Section.

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