Union Millwrights are experts in the installation and maintenance of all types and sizes of industrial equipment, machinery and instrumentation. It is a highly technical field requiring a large degree of precision. Millwrights assemble and install pumps, compressors, conveyors, and generators, as well as robotics used in scientific, automotive, food processing, power generation and bulk material handling industries.
|Benefits for Apprentices||Medical, dental, & vision care for worker and
dependants after 3 months; vacation after 6
months; annuity after one year; pension
between 25 and 30 months
|Education prerequisites||High School Graduate, GED or equivalent desired or
6 months full time work experience in a construction
related trade, or Graduated from an approved
One year of Algebra with passing grade.
|Physical requirements||Must be physically able to perform the work of the trade|
|Additional requirements||Valid California Drivers License
Pass Drug Screen
|Written or oral entry exams||None|
|Subjects studied by Apprentices||Rigging
Cutting & Welding
Installation & Maintenance of Machinery
Precision Tools & Shaft Alignment
Contact: Carpenters Training Committee For Northern California 800 Chadbourne Rd. Fairfield, CA 94534 Octavio Soto District Coordinator (707) 399-2880
Applications: Mon. thru Fri. 8 am to 5pm @ all Carpenters Training Committee District Offices & at www.ctcnc.org. Office closed 12 to 1 pm daily. Applications may be printed online or picked up at any Carpenters Local Union Office, Apprentice Training Center or Employment Development Department in your area.
How do new apprentices get their first job? Applicants are placed on a list. When new apprentices are needed, applicants are taken from the top of the list
Additional Information: Carpenters Training Committee For Northern California www.ctcnc.org