WATERTOWN The Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee for Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers, Local Union 2 (Ogdensburg), will conduct a recruitment from June 2through May 29, 2015 for five bricklayer, mason, and plasterer apprentices.
Applications can be obtained at the Watertown office (The Work Place), 1222 Coffeen St., Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., excluding legal holidays, during the recruitment period. They can also be obtained at the St. Lawrence Career Center, 80 Route 310, Suite 8, Canton,Monday through Friday from 8a.m. to 4 p.m., excluding legal holidays.
Completed applications should be sent to Bricklayers & Allied Craftworkers LU #2, 312 Pratt St., Watertown, N.Y., 13601. All applications must be received no later than June 5, 2015.
The committee requires that applicantsbe at least 18 years old; have a high school diploma or a high school equivalency diploma (such as TASC or GED); be physically able to lift 50-100 pounds; have reliable transportation to and from job sites and related instruction classes; have a valid drivers license in order to operate company vehicles; reside (for at least six months prior to application) within the geographic jurisdiction of Local Union 2, which includes all of St. Lawrence, Jefferson, and Lewis counties, except for the Lewis County townships of Constableville, Port Leyden, Lyons Falls, Turin, and Redfield; provide military transfer card or discharge form DD-214, if applicable, after selection and prior to indenture.
For further information, applicants should contact their nearest state Department of Labor office or Local Union #2 at 788-4774.
Women and minorities are encouraged to submit applications for apprenticeship programs. Sponsors of programs are required to adopt affirmative action plans for the recruitment of women and minorities.