The Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee for District Council #9 will conduct a recruitment from Sept. 19 to Oct. 2 for 50 glazier apprentices.
Applications can be obtained, in person only, from the DC 9 office at 45-15 36 St. in Long Island City from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Friday, during the period.The sponsor will be distributing 500 applications beginning Sept. 19 and continuing for a period of 10 business days or until all applications have been exhausted, whichever comes first.
Applicants must be at least 18 years old, hold a high school diploma or equivalency, have a driver’s license and be able to travel throughout the five boroughs to job sites.
Prospective apprentices must also attend a three-day orientation and sign an affidavit stating that he or she is physically able to perform the duties of a glazier, including lifting and carrying up to 70 pounds, climbing ladders and scaffolds and working outdoors in all weather conditions.
For further information, applicants should contact their nearest New York State Department of Labor office or District Council #9 at (718) 937-7440.