2003-01-25 / Community

Bricklayers Recruit Apprentices

Bricklayers Recruit Apprentices

The Bricklayers Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee, Local 1, will conduct recruitment from January 31 through October 31 for 45 bricklayer-mason, 25 pointer-caulker-cleaner and six stonemason apprentices.

Applications will be available at the IMI Training Facility, 12-07 44 Ave., Long Island City, on the last Friday of January, April, July and October. Applicants must be present by 8 a.m., no one will be admitted after 8:30 a.m.

The committee requires that applicants be at least 18 years old, possess sufficient reading and math comprehension skills to satisfactorily complete on-the-job training and related technical instruction. A high school, or general equivalency diploma is recommended, provide proof of U.S. citizenship, be physically able to do the work and take a physical examination at the sponsor’s expense after selection for the program.

For further information, applicants should contact the New York State Department of Labor office located nearest their home.

Apprentice programs registered with the Department of Labor must meet standards established by the Commissioner. Under state law, sponsors of programs cannot discriminate against applicants because of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, disability or marital status. 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.

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