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 Construction Electrician Apprenticeship

Electrical science has seen many changes in recent years.  More than in any other building trade, the technological changes that have taken place require increased knowledge and skills for construction electricians to meet the new demands.
A construction electrician lays out, assembles, installs and tests the following: electrical fixtures, control equipment and wiring used in the alarm, communication, light and power systems.

Trades Covered:

Construction Electrician
Residential Electrician
Voice-Data - Video Technician

Qualifications for Apprenticeship

  • Education: High school graduates or GED® (submit copy)
  • Age: 18 or high school graduate at 17, no maximum
  • Industry Test
  • License: Valid driver's license (submit copy)
  • Application: Numbered application form for electrical industry

 

Length of Contract

Construction Electrician
- 5 Years of not less than 8,000 on-the-job training (OJT) hours as per Exhibit "A"
- 720 Paid-Related Instruction, (Day School) with additional night school classes as determined by the Committee

Residential Electrician
- 3 Years of not less than 4,800 on-the-job training (OJT) as per Exhibit "A"
- 432 Hours of Paid-Related Instruction, (Day School) with additional night school classes as determined by the Committee

Voice - Data - Video
- 3 Years of not less than 4,800 Hours of on-the-job training (OJT) as per Exhibit "A"
- 432 Hours of Paid-Related Instruction (Day School) with additional night school classes as determined by the Committee

All night school programs require 80% attendance, and several require a final test for credit. Night school classes will be assigned by the respective Joint Apprenticeship Committee (JAC).

 

Contact information

Jeanne Pecho

Apprenticeship Administrative Assistant
(920) 498-5682 - (800) 422-NWTC, ext 5682 - email Jeanne

To apply for this apprenticeship, please contact:

Ron Vercauteren with the IBEW at (920) 432-0158