Roofers Recruit Apprentices
The Joint Apprenticeship Committee for the United Union of Roofers and Waterproofers, Local 8, will conduct recruitment from June 3, 2003 through March 2, 2004 for ten apprentices.
Applications can be obtained in person only at the local, 467 Dean Street, Brooklyn, from 8 a.m. to noon, the first Tuesday of June, September, December, and March. Completed applications must be returned by registered mail, postmarked no later than March 12, 2004.
The committee requires that applicants be at least 18 years old, have a high school or general equivalency diploma, live within the local’s jurisdiction, have a valid driver’s license.
For further information, applicants should contact the New York State Department of Labor.
Apprentice programs registered with the Department of Labor must meet standards established by the Commissioner. Women and minorities are encouraged to submit applications for apprenticeship programs. Sponsors of programs are required to adopt plans for the recruitment of women and minorities.