Apprenticeship Program

2017 Application Information


Apprenticeship Program

APPRENTICESHIP APPLICATIONS

The Joint Apprenticeship Committee for Local 130 will accept applications for admission to the Plumbing Apprenticeship 

Program starting TUESDAY, January 24, 2017 through THURSDAY, February 23, 2017:

 

APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED IN PERSON ONLY AT THE FOLLOWING TIMES AND LOCATIONS:

 

Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 1:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M.;

AND Thursdays from 6:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M. at both our Chicago and Joliet offices:

 

1340 W. Washington Blvd.

Chicago, IL 60607

(312) 421-1028

2114 S. I-80 Frontage Rd.

Joliet, IL 60436

(312) 421-1028

 

Thursday, FEBRUARY 9, 2017 from 1:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M. AND 6:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M. at our Volo office:

 

31855 N. U.S. Hwy 12

Volo, IL 60073

(312) 421-1028

 

*REGISTRATION FEE:  $25.00 Money Order or Cashier’s Check payable to: Plumbers’ JAC Local 130

 **Optional, if you wish to purchase the Test Taking Tip book for $10.00, your money order or 

    cashier’s check should be in the amount of $35.0

    (no cash, credit cards or personal checks will be accepted)


 

*REQUIREMENTS:       You must apply in person.

          You must bring the following items:


·    Your valid driver’s license,

·    Your Birth Certificate or U.S. Passport,

·    Your original High School Diploma OR G.E.D. equivalent OR Sealed High School Transcripts

 ·    $25.00 non-refundable application fee


 

*QUALIFICATIONS:      1. Must be able to read, write, and speak English.

          2. Must have a High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalent.

          3. Pass an aptitude test

          4. Pass a drug screen

          5. Pass a physical

          6. Pass an agility test

          7. Applicants must possess a valid driver’s license


*SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE

THERE ARE ABSOLUTELY NO EXCEPTIONS TO THESE REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS.

 

Applicants submitting the required documents will be given all the information where and when to appear 

for the aptitude test (See **above to purchase Test Taking Tips book for $10.00), drug screen, physical, 

and physical agility test.

 

At the time of indenture you must:


·        Have a valid Driver’s license


·        Have a reliable form of transportation



·        Pass a drug test










For more information on some of the functions of an apprentice plumber please read the Essential Functions.


For more information regarding the prevailing wage scale for apprentices and 
for information regarding Local 130 please go to www.plumberslu130ua.com



We are an Approved Apprentice Program and are registered with the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Apprenticeship. 



AFFIRMATIVE ACTION STATEMENT

NOTICE OF NON-DISCRIMINATION POLICY AS TO STUDENTS

The Trust Fund for Apprentice and Journeyman Education and Training, Local 130 U.A. and Chicago Journeymen Plumbers' Local Union 130, U.A., school admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin, or sex to all phases of Apprenticeship. 

It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin or sex in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship  and loan programs, and other school administered programs.


LEGAL DISCLAIMERS