As a Union Apprentice you’ll be enrolled in a state-of-the-art program of technical training designed to teach you the superior skills you’ll need in your new career. You will go to work for a Union Contractor and receive a good wage, which will increase as you accomplish you training program. Over time you will become eligible for medical benefits and a pension plan.
Each year throughout your Apprenticeship Training you will receive a minimum of 144 hours of combined classroom and shop instruction. Over the course of your Apprenticeship you will also receive on-the-job training designed to educate you in all the theories and practices of the Plasterers’ and Cement Masons’ crafts. Plus, while on the job, you’ll earn a negotiated percentage of the journey workers’ area hourly wage rate, increasing progressively to 100% by graduation.