Application Process

Position: Inside Wireman Apprentice

Status

Applications are currently CLOSED

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MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS (PLEASE READ IN FULL)

An applicant must complete the online application, submit or upload ALL required documents within 30 days of starting your apprenticeship application.

  • Applicants must be a high school graduate, have a G.E.D., or have a two-year associate degree or higher. Also, applicants must be at least 17 years of age at time of application.
  • Applicants must possess a driver's license.
  • Applicants must be at least 18 years of age at the time of state registration.
  • Applicants must have completed one full year of high school algebra with a passing grade of "C" or higher, or one post high school algebra course with a passing grade of "C" or higher. (NOTE: being a high school graduate or having a G.E.D. and having fulfilled the math requirement will qualify the applicant to take the aptitude test.)
  • To qualify to take the aptitude test, applicants must have the following documents turned into the JATC office within 30 days of applying:
    • Official high school transcript or G.E.D. scores
    • Copy of valid driver’s license for the state in which applicant resides and social security card
    • Copies of any other educational certificates (college, trade school, etc). If the algebra requirement was achieved by a post high school course, an official transcript is required.
  • All qualified applicants will be required to take the Electrical Training Alliance Aptitude Test Battery (Sanctioned by the U. S. Dept. of Labor). Applicants are required to receive a minimum score of “4” or higher to be eligible for interview.
  • An applicant can bypass the Aptitude Test if he or she has a minimum of two thousand (2000) hours of substantiated electrical construction work experience by submitting W2's and/or paycheck stub for proof of experience or meets the “helmets to hardhats” criteria for veterans.
  • A processing fee of $35.00 is required to be paid upon meeting the basic qualifications. This processing fee will be due when you start your online application via the application portal.
  • Following selection, but prior to registration, the apprenticeship opportunity is contingent upon a satisfactory drug-screen test.
  • Applications will be accepted without discrimination because of race, religion, national origin, age, sex, or veteran status.