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UA Local #342 Apprenticeship Opening

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UA #342 ACCEPTING APPRENTICESHIP APPLICATIONS: Feb. 1, 2021 – Feb. 5, 2021

(Application dates/process are subject to change based upon current COVID-19 State and Local requirements. Please check back for updates.)

Application to be submitted in person: Feb. 1, 2021 – Feb. 5, 2021

Apprenticeship Recruitment 2021

Plumbing, Steamfitting, Welding Apprenticeship Openings for Contra Costa & Alameda Counties

CLICK HERE to visit this post on UA #342’s website and to get more information. 

DATE:  February 1, 2021 through February 5, 2021  (Application dates/process are subject to change based upon current COVID-19 State and Local requirements. Please check back for updates.)

TIME:    8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. ONLY
LOCATION: UA Local 342 Training Center
935 Detroit Avenue, Concord, CA  94518

Please Note:  Applications must be completed in person. You cannot apply without the required items listed below.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:  (Please note:  The copies you provide will not be returned)

  • Proof of age is required at the time of application:   Applicant must be at least 18 years of age; or will be 18 years of age by August 2021.  You must provide a copy of one of the following:
    • Valid Driver License, or
    • Valid State Issued Identification Card, or
    • Birth Certificate along with a photo I.D., or
    • Passport
  • Proof of High School Diploma or legal equivalent is required when applying:   You must provide a copy of one of the following:
    • High School Diploma, or
    • General Equivalency Diploma (G.E.D.) or,
    • If not yet graduated from high school; Current Official Sealed Transcripts
  • Applicant must be physically able to perform the work of the trade.

QUALIFYING TEST:

  • Applicants who meet the above requirements will be scheduled to take a two-part written test approx. one month after application:   Numerical Ability (Math) and Mechanical Aptitude.  The minimum passing score shall be a 75% composite grade.

INTERVIEW:

  • Applicants successfully passing the qualifying written test will be scheduled and notified for an oral interview with the Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee. The minimum passing score for interview shall be a 75%.

ELIGIBILITY:

  • Upon completion of the oral interview, applicants will be evaluated based on their qualifying written test results and oral interview scoring. Applicants passing overall evaluation will be placed on a ranked and rated eligibility list (highest scorer and down) for possible call-up when apprentices are to be taken into the program.

TERM:

  • A minimum of five (5) years of on-the-job training and five (5) years of school.  Apprentices attend classes (2-3) nights or days per week.  Some Saturday classes may apply.
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