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Current Apprenticeship Openings

Apprenticeship programs by county with contact information. (These are pre-made reports for each county.)

Apprenticeship Opportunity Announcements in Washington
Date Program/Application Information
Added October 3,2014
(open October 13, 2014)

IAM/Boeing Joint Apprenticeship Committee (Prog 154)

The IAM/Boeing Joint Apprenticeship Committee will accept applications for new apprentices beginning October 13, 2014 for the following trades:
*       Machine Tool Maintenance Mechanic
*       Manufacturing Machinist
*       Model Maker

All Boeing and non-Boeing candidates may apply for open positions that are posted through the Boeing Global Staffing on-line 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. For the Industrial Electronic Maintenance Technician Program applicants must be able to distinguish between primary colors.

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

Gina Ames, IAM/Boeing Joint Apprenticeship Coordinator IAM/Boeing Joint Programs, http://www.iam-boeing-apprenticeship.com
Office: 253-657-2518. Email: apprenticeship@boeing.com Apprenticeship... the original four-year degree.

Added September 23, 2014

Southwest Washington Pipe Trades Apprenticeship Committee (Program 405)

Occupations: HVAC/Refrigeration Mechanic, Plumber, Residential Plumber, Steamfitter

Applications will be accepted from September 22, 2014 through January 15, 2014. Applications are available Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 to 5 p.m. Depending upon employer demand, interviews for placement on the waiting list will be tentatively scheduled in 2015. The purpose for accepting applications is to establish a list of potential apprentices. Applications are only available in person; we cannot distribute them by mail, fax or internet.

Applications must be picked up in person at:

Southwest Washington Pipe Trades Training Center
8501 Zenith Court NE
Lacey, Wash. 98516
Phone: 888-495-8099 or 360-486-9400
Website: http://www.local26training.com/
Acrobat PDF file Information sheet (764 KB PDF)

Updated August 28, 2014

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: 410-309-6580 or toll free 877-211-0014
Website: www.sprinklerfitters669.org

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

Acrobat PDF file Information sheet (176 KB PDF)
Acrobat PDF file Applicant Information sheet (648 KB PDF)
Acrobat PDF file Approved Training Agent Listing (20 KB PDF)
Acrobat PDF file Apprenticeship Program (1,400 KB PDF)
Acrobat PDF file Programma de Aprendizaje (1,390 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 (1220 KB PDF)

Updated July 10, 2014

SimplexGrinnell Apprenticeship Committee (Program 1808)

Occupation: Sprinkler Fitter

Trade: Sprinkler Fitter apprentice
Open: July 1, 2014 to December 31, 2014

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
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 10, 2014

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 toll free: 800-315-6604
Acrobat PDF file Information Sheet (99 KB PDF)

Added April 11, 2014

Oregon-SW Washington Carpenters Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee, MA#1057 (Areas 5 & 6)

Occupations: Scaffold Erector, Carpenter, Exterior/Interior Specilist

Must apply in person at:
Pacific Northwest Carpenters Institute
4222 NE 158th Avenue
Portland, OR 97230
503-287-3708

Applications for Exterior/Interior Specialist are accepted ONLY on:
May 5-6, 2014; and June 2-3, 2014
Monday from 3 to 4 p.m. and Tuesday from 9 to 10 a.m.
Acrobat PDF file Exterior/Interior Specialist Information sheet (17 KB PDF)

Applications for Carpenter are accepted ONLY on:
May 12-13, 2014; June 9-10, 2014; July 7-8, 2014; August 11-12, 2014; and September 8-9, 2014
Monday from 3 to 4 p.m. and Tuesday from 9 to 10 a.m.
Acrobat PDF file Carpenter Information sheet (18 KB PDF)

Applications for Scaffold Erector are accepted ONLY on:
May 1 and 8, 2014; June 5 and 12, 2014; July 3 and 10, 2014; August 7 and 14, 2014; September 4 and 11, 2014; and October 2 and 9, 2014
Thursday from 3 to 4 p.m.
Acrobat PDF file Scaffold Erector Information sheet (17 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)

Added December 16, 2013

Northwest Independent Contractors Association Apprenticeship Committee (Prog 1795)

Occupation: Carpet, Linoleum & Soft Tile Layer

This program is approximately 3 years in length, and requires that applicants be physically able to perform the work of the trade, be at least 17 years of age, possess a high school diploma or G.E.D and have a valid driver’s license. Proof of age, copies of valid driver’s license and documentation of education should be submitted at the time of application.
All qualified applicants will be forwarded to employers who have openings for opportunity of sponsorship.
Females and minorities are encouraged to apply.
Terms of the Training Agreement are 6000 hours of on the job training, plus 144 hours minimum of classroom related training per year for four years. To ensure a safe work place for everyone all eligible candidates, all apprentices may be subject to drug screen by employers.
Applications can be found online at nicatraining.com can be submitted year round. Applications are not a guarantee of employment.
Applications will be taken by email only at office@nicatraining.com for statewide work. Applicants will be referred to Training Agents (Employers) who can sponsor the applicant for apprenticeship in their geographical area. Contact Kris at 509-750-7553 for more information.
Selection of apprentices is made on the basis of qualification and interest, without regard to race, creed, color, national origin or gender. All applicants are selected on the basis of objective standards provided by the employers, which permits review after full and fair opportunity for application.

Updated July 2013

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)

Updated June 2013

Western Washington Masonry Trades Apprenticeship Committee, (Program 87)

Occupations: Bricklayers, Tile Layers, Marble Masons, "Pointer, Cleaner, Caulker", Finishers, Terrazzo workers.

WOMEN ARE STRONGLY ENCOURAGED TO APPLY!

Applications are accepted Monday-Friday, 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. at:
South Seattle Community College — Georgetown Campus
6737 Corson Ave S., Bldg "D"
Seattle, Wash. 98108
Phone: 206-768-8333
Fax: 206-768-8333
Email: training@bac1wa.com
Website: www.bac12wa.com

Acrobat PDF file Program information flier (210 KB PDF)

Updated May 2013

Inland Northwest Chapter Associated General Contractors Carpenters AC (Program 559)

Occupation: Carpenter

Applications taken year-round and are available at:
SCC Apprenticeship Center
2110 North Fancher Road
Spokane, Wash. 99212
Phone: 509-534-0502
Fax: 509-534-0503
Website: www.nwagc.org/Apprenticeship.htm
Acrobat PDF file Information Flyer (33 KB PDF)

Updated May 2013

Inland Northwest Chapter Associated General Contractors Operators AC (Program 560)

Occupation: Operators

Applications taken year round and are available at:
SCC Apprenticeship Center
2110 North Fancher Road
Spokane, Wash. 99212
Phone: 509-534-0502
Fax: 509-534-0503
Website: www.nwagc.org/Apprenticeship.htm
Acrobat PDF file Information Flyer (33 KB PDF)

Updated May 2013

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

Occupation: Ironworker

Applications are taken on a year-round basis (as indicated) at the following locations:

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

Ironworkers Local #14 Union Hall
3021 W. Clearwater #201
Kennewick, Wash. 99336
Wednesdays 8 a.m. to noon
Phone: 509-374-0460

Ironworkers Local #14 Union Hall
201 N. Russell
Missoula, Montana 59801
Phone: 406-829-9051
Call for appointment.

The Pacific NW Ironworkers JATC#14 information can be found on several web pages, designed for the purpose of recruiting interested persons, these websites are:
http://www.iw14appr.org
http://apprenticeship.wa.gov
http://www.nwiw.com
http://www.helmetstohardhats.orgnwiw.com/index.shtml.

Acrobat PDF file Announcement of Opportunities (65 KB PDF)
Acrobat PDF file Apprentice Training Highlights (181 KB PDF)

Added February 7, 2013

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

Occpations: Construction Electrician, Residential Electrician

Applications are available at the IEC Apprenticeship business office 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
11630 Airport Road Suite 300
Everett, Wash. 98204-6724
or by calling 866-959-2432.

Acrobat PDF file Opportunity Announcement (141 KB PDF)

Updated January 20, 2013

Western States Boilermakers Apprenticeship Committee (Program 246)

Occupation: Boilermaker

Applications are issued on the first business Wednesday of each month.
Locations to apply are in the opening announcement below.

Acrobat PDF file Opening Announcement (90 KB PDF)

Added January 20, 2013

Oregon SW Washington IUOE Local 701 & AGC JATC  MA # 1041

Occupation: Operating engineer, Heavy Duty Repairer

Applications being taken: February 18, 2013, through March 1, 2013
Minimum Qualifications:
1.      Must be at least 18 years of age.
2.      Must be a high school graduate or have a GED / equivalent (documentation must be provided for all minimum qualifications).
Application packets are available by request: email, written request or in person at the following location, dates and times.  Call for a request form.

P.O. Box 85
Gladstone, OR  97027
Phone: 503-650-4674
Fax: 503-650-7715
www.oetraining.org
For more information: Deanna Robles, 503-650-7701, email: deanna@iuoe701.com
Acrobat PDF file Information sheet (32 KB PDF)

Updated: August 21, 2012

Western Washington Sheet Metal JATC (Program 74)

Occupations: Residential Sheet Metal Worker, Sheet Metal Service Technician, Sheet Metal Worker, and "Sheet Metal Test, Adjust and Balance Technician".

Where and when to apply:
Every Tuesday and Thursday, 8:30 to 11:30 a.m.
11831 Beverly Park Road B-1
Everett, Wash. 98204
Phone: 425-438-1406
OR
2725 Williamson Place Suite 100
DuPont, Wash. 98327
Phone: 425-438-1406
Website: www.wwsmjatc.org

Additional information:

  • Current driver’s license, high school transcript or GED, Social Security card and proof of auto insurance are required at the time of application.
  • A math and reading assessment test must also be taken at the time of application.
  • If selected for apprenticeship, a pre-employment drug test must be passed with negative results.
Updated January 26, 2012

Washington State UBC JATC (Program 128)
Occupations Included: Carpenter, Insulator, Pile Driver, Millwright, Scaffold Erector, and LADS

WOMEN ARE STRONGLY ENCOURAGED TO APPLY!
Applicants must appear in person to receive an application.
Must meet the minimum qualifications (below) at the time of application.
Please call the center to verify current days and times they are accepting applications. Minimum Qualifications
Age: Must be at least 17 years old.
Education: Not Applicable.
Physical: Be physically able to perform the work of the trade.
Testing: None.
Other: Must attend next available Safety & Orientation class. Local Area Training Centers:

North Puget Sound
Carpenters Training Center
401 E. Hickox Road
Mount Vernon, Wash. 98273
Phone: 360-428-2933
King County
Carpenters Training Center
3000 NE 4th St. Bldg L
Renton, Wash. 98056
Phone: 425-235-2465
Central Washington
Carpenters Training Center
1720 Presson Place
Yakima, Wash. 98903
Phone: 509-452-0320
Specialties Training Center
Millwrights, Piledrivers
Lathing, Acoustical and Drywall Systems (LADS)
20424 - 72nd Ave South
Kent, Wash. 98032
Phone: 253-437-5235
Phone: 866-295-8764
Columbia Basin
Carpenters Training Center Carpenters & Millwrights
4208 W Clearwater Ave Bldg D
Kennewick, Wash. 99336
Phone: 509-783-4900
Eastern WA/Northern ID
Carpenters Training Center Carpenters & Piledrivers
127 E Augusta
Spokane, Wash. 99207
Phone: 509-532-8833

For More Information Please Visit: http://www.carpenterspnwrc.org
Or: http://www.carpentertraining.org
Acrobat PDF file Information flyer (69 KB PDF)

Updated November 26, 2012

Puget Sound Electrical JATC (Program 134)

Occupations: Inside Wireman, Low Energy/Sound and Communication Technician, Maintenance Electrician, Neon and Electrical Sign Installer, Outdoor Lighting and Traffic Signal Installer, and Residential Wireman.

550 SW 7th Street
Renton, Wash. 9855-2917
Phone: 425-228-1777
For current application information please visit the program website: www.psejatc.org

Acrobat PDF file Apprenticeship Program Qualifications information sheet (135 KB PDF).
Acrobat PDF file Application and Minimum Requirement Information sheet (177 KB PDF).
Acrobat PDF file Inside Wireman (Construction Electrician) Program information sheet (136 KB PDF).

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