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The below application is for our next recruitment year. Successful candidates for apprenticeship would start work in June of that year!  The deadline to submit an application for our next apprenticeship class is March 31st.

Information requested herein (age, sex, race, veteran status, etc.) is to be used for statistical purposes and will only be disclosed to the U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training.

The Trust Fund for Apprentice and Journeyman Education and Training, Local 81 U.A. will not discriminate against apprenticeship applicants or apprentices based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), sexual orientation, genetic information, or because they are an individual with a disability or a person 40 years old or older. The Trust Fund for Apprentice and Journeyman Education and Training, Local 81 UA will take affirmative action to provide equal opportunity in apprenticeship and will operate the apprenticeship program required under Title 29 of the Code of Federal Regulations, part 30.

Upon successful selection into the JATC Training program. The JATC and Local 81 does not guarantee employment. The JATC and Local 81 act as a referral local union hall that places apprentices with signatory contractors that require labor.


Application For Apprenticeship

Plumbers & Steamfitters Local 81 Joint Apprentice & Training Committee

Applicant Information



Previous Employment

Military Service

Disclaimer And Signature
I certify that my answers are true and complete to the best of my knowledge if this application leads to employment, I understand that false or misleading information in my application or interview may result in my release.

The Following Minimum Requirements Are Necessary To Be Considered For Probationary Apprenticeship With Plumbers & Steamfitters Local 81
1. High School diploma or equivalency
2. Eighteen (18) years of age
3. Reliable transportation
4. A signed affidavit for physical performance

If You Are Accepted For A Probationary Apprenticeship You Will Be Required To:
1. Submit a pre-employment drug and alcohol screening;
2. Serve as a probationary apprentice for a period of one (1) year;
3. Serve a five (5) year apprenticeship including the probationary period;
4. Report for work on a regular basis;
5. Provide your own reliable transportation to and from the job site;
6. Work under the direction of a journey worker on the job site and perform duties satisfactorily;
7. Attend related instruction classes regularly for the duration of the apprenticeship and maintain an acceptable average;
8. Abide by all rules and regulations of the Joint Apprentice and Training Committee.

By signing below, I acknowledge that I have read, understand, and agree to abide by the above